Bart Sheeler is a career entrepreneur with 32 years experience building companies from the ground up. His experience includes service industry startups, product and market development and various executive and leadership roles, including 15 years in the health and wellness industry.
In 1998, Mr. Sheeler co-founded ActivHealth International, Inc. and served as CEO from 2002 until 2010 when he negotiated the sale of ActivHealth’s products and services to Nurtur Health, Inc. He recently launched GoFirst: Solutions, a program design and product focused company representing innovative solutions that deliver proven ROI.
Mr. Sheeler is active in industry conferences, presenting, speaking and organizing panel discussions. He has authored numerous articles and trade publications, including the Corporate Wellness Specialist certification handbook “Engaging Wellness” released in 2012.
While at ActivHealth, Mr. Sheeler played an instrumental role in establishing an exclusive business partnership with the Duke Center for Living (Duke Medicine), working with the Duke faculty and staff in development of The PHD Network (Personal Health Development Network), a state-of-the-art online health management and personalized education based health and wellness platform.