About

Our host

Cameron Cushman

Cameron Cushman is Director of Innovation Ecosystems at UNT Health Science Center. He is working to build and connect the entrepreneurial ecosystem in Fort Worth so that innovators, entrepreneurs, researchers and investors can successfully build and grow startup companies faster, avoid failure, create more jobs and build wealth.

Cameron  has over a decade of experience building entrepreneurial communities. He began his career in the George W. Bush Administration in Washington, DC, before he moved to Kansas City and worked at the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation. While at The Kauffman Foundation, he led several initiatives to help build entrepreneurial communities including the co-founding of 1 Million Cups, a weekly educational event for entrepreneurs that is now in over 180 US cities and 30 countries. He also worked in the private sector as the Vice President of Sales and Marketing at PhysAssist Scribes, a medical services company.

Contact us

Send questions, comments or episode ideas to innovatefw@gmail.com.

The podcast team

The Innovate Fort Worth podcast is produced by the Marketing and Communications team at UNT Health Science Center.

The Marketing and Communications Team collaborates with schools and departments across campus to develop brand, communication and promotional strategies that showcase the Health Science Center's successes in research, education and health care.

The Innovate Fort Worth podcast is recording in One University Studio on the HSC campus.

The Innovate Fort Worth podcast team

  • Cameron Cushman
  • Alex Branch
  • Rob Upchurch
  • Matt Havlik