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Jeanne Pinder is a seasoned journalist who worked for The New York Times for 23 years. She volunteered for a buyout in late 2009 to become a web entrepreneur and found ClearHealthCosts.

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Project Blog: ClearHealthCosts.com

Building off a platform of reports, databases, blogs and crowdsourcing, Jeanne Pinder and ClearHealthCosts have a mission to be the best online source of health care pricing. After launching a beta site CHC began reaching out to those that really care about the costs of health care: the 20- and 30-something women who are the chief health and wellness officers of their families.

Bright Lights, Big City: The NYTech Meetup

Tuesday, September 04, 2012

We've been crazy busy!

We just participated in Women's Demo Night, sponsored by New York Tech Meetup and Change The Ratio. You can read all about our well-received pitch here!

Jeanne Pinder at the New York Tech Meetup That experience caused us to go live with a not-quite-finished product at clearhealthcosts.com, but the splash we made was exciting enough to the audience that we got a pitch spot scheduled for Sept. 11.

It's the best startup publicity you can get in New York. Here we are on their front page: http://nytm.org/

Whew!

We're also in the process of branching out! We've got an easy cookbook for expanding to other cities, and we're looking for partners! We have partnerships in the making in various cities (Boston, maybe Washington, NYC, a southern state I can't name right now), and a lot of interest from other quarters. An NYC venture firm reached out to us, and while I don't think we will be their cup of tea -- too early! too embryonic! -- it's nice to be invited to meetings.

Now that we've made a tool that is ready for partnerships, we're currently looking for anyone who might be a good partner for things like consulting, eyeballs, revenue, and data collection. Any recommendations people have would be great!  Introductions welcome!

   • Posted by Jeanne Pinder on 09/04 at 11:13 AM
 

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