Care+Wear Honored by Goldman Sachs for Entrepreneurship
CEO Chaitenya Razdan Among 100 Most Intriguing Entrepreneurs at 2015 Builders + Innovators Summit
NEW YORK, NY, October 13, 2015 -Goldman Sachs (NYSE:GS) is recognizing Care+Wear Co-Founder and CEO, Chaitenya (“Chat”) Razdan, as one of the 100 Most Intriguing Entrepreneurs of 2015 at its Builders + Innovators Summit in Santa Barbara, California. Chat Razdan is the Co-Founder and CEO of Care+Wear, a new company dedicated to the design of innovative healthwear.
Goldman Sachs selected Chat as one of 100 entrepreneurs from multiple industries to be honored at the two-day event. Care+Wear is transforming patient comfort in the healthcare community through its premiere product, “Ultra-Soft PICC Line Cover,” an ultra-soft, antimicrobial PICC line cover.
“Goldman has a history of seeing and supporting trends before their time," said Razdan; he continues, "We are humbled by their recognition and the enthusiasm they have demonstrated for our company and our mission to help patients feel more like themselves.” The PICC Line Cover is just the first success of a product line that he and co-founder Susan Jones will introduce to the healthcare community.
"We are honored to recognize Chaitenya Razdan as one of the most intriguing entrepreneurs of 2015," said David Solomon, co-head of investment banking at Goldman Sachs. "This is an exciting time for entrepreneurs. This is the fourth year that we’ve hosted the Builders + Innovators Summit and continue to be amazed by what happens when a diverse group of seasoned and emerging business leaders -- the builders and innovators – come together to discuss how to drive innovation, create jobs, and build enduring organizations."
For more than 145 years, Goldman Sachs has been advising and financing entrepreneurs as they launch and grow their businesses. In addition to honoring 100 entrepreneurs, the summit consists of general sessions and clinics led by Goldman Sachs experts, seasoned entrepreneurs, academics and business leaders as well as resident scholars.
Founded in 2014 by Chaitenya Razdan and Susan Jones, Care+Wear designs innovative healthwear to create more positive and effective healing experiences for patients everywhere. Their premiere product is an ultra-soft, antimicrobial PICC line cover available on the company website and in hospitals across the country. Dedicated to giving back, Care+Wear has partnered with the American Cancer Society, Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, F Cancer, Tyler Robinson Foundation, CancerCare and Ben’s Friends, among others. In all its efforts, the company helps patients be people first and get back to living their lives. Learn more by visiting http://www.careandwear.com.