About Dr. Ben Fung
With a previous background in Bioengineering & Psychology, Ben has experienced every level of work in clinical healthcare, from laboring as an aide to serving as a program director; in settings such as major trauma hospitals to rural home care.
His career path has thematically revolved around innovation, business strategy, and public roles. Such roles have provided him substantial experience in organizational behavior, public outreach through news media and national conferences, multiple service line developments, market analysis, and operational optimization to which he has also had the privilege in consulting for venture capitalists, healthcare executives, and small business owners.
Ben is currently the COO & CoFounder for UpDoc Media as well as CFO & CoFounder for Recharge, a novel blend of Physio, CrossFit, and Mindfulness.
What is Ben up to these days?
1 As a digital business executive & advisor to several startup companies, Ben also serves as a consultant to various firms at diverse stages of growth. Through UpDoc Media & Recharge, his overarching goal is to inspire transformation for clinicians, health systems, and consumers at large.
2 As a connector, Ben's daily passion is to accelerate success. He is privileged to serve companies, students, and developing professionals by connecting people with meaningful contacts through his platform as a keynote speaker & digital media producer.
3 Having recently returned to surfing roots, Ben is picking up Muay Thai as part of his martial arts pursuits in addition to Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. Also, Ben loves spending time with his family, casually mastering fine cuisine, and, sharing in the fandom of all things Disney & Star Wars.
Ben is known for connecting the right people, to the right content, with the right contacts, for the right reasons, for the right purpose.
Due to a strong background corporate enterprise & formal business processes, Ben loves putting analysis into agile action.
As a brand expert and digital marketing executive, one of Ben's specialties is in connecting brand stories to target audiences in a unique and meaningful way.
With an intrinsic drive for solutions, Ben has an award winning track record for developing data driven, team oriented initiatives across organizational systems.