We don’t do wild goose chases.
Clinical provider recruiting is outdated and antiquated.
Healthcare organizations have too much at stake to rely on the usual recruiting tactics that are slow, costly, and often ineffective.
It’s high time for a revolution.
We developed Winnow to empower recruiters. Our AI platform helps you efficiently navigate so that you can focus on what you do best: recruiting.
Winnow was founded by SwitchPoint Ventures, an AI venture studio that partners with business leaders across industries to drive rapid technological innovation. Our team’s decadelong experience working together is its core strength. Together, we’ve built hundreds of AI solutions across industries and successfully managed and exited our legacy AI-powered healthcare company. With a brain trust that includes award-winning data scientists and leaders in strategy and operations, SwitchPoint achieves industry breakthroughs and delivers bottom-line impact.
Meet Our Team
Chief Executive Officer
Head of Product
Paul Vernich, CEO, guides the company on a day-to-day basis. Paul’s business experience spans over 14 years across the financial services, health care and real estate industries. Most recently, he experienced significant success with GE Healthcare, turning around two struggling territories and transforming them into distinguished regions with one becoming the best performing nationwide and the other hosting the largest transaction nationwide. His main responsibilities include operations management, financial management, platform development, and business development. Paul earned his undergraduate degree from the University of Tennessee and his MBA from Vanderbilt’s Owen Graduate School of Management.
Damian is founding Chief Data Scientist of SwitchPoint Ventures and is responsible for architecting database designs, conceiving and developing AI solutions, and ensuring those solutions satisfy practicable business objectives. Prior to SwitchPoint, Damian was Chief Data Scientist at Intermedix/R1, where he led the data science team and oversaw the company’s machine learning strategy. Before joining Intermedix, Damian was Chief Data Scientist of WPC Healthcare, where he developed machine learning solutions. Damian has 20 years of experience in finance, healthcare, and technology, working across a diverse set of industries with Morgan Stanley, HCA, and Aetna. Damian is formerly an adjunct professor at Lipscomb University, where he teaches data science. A former NTC Data Scientist of the Year, Damian is ranked in the top one percent of data scientists internationally (Kaggle). Damian is a frequent author and speaker on artificial intelligence.