UNIQUE RESOURCES FOR FAMILY
us on November 12 for a not-to-be-missed program on "Unique Resources for
Family Businesses." Advisors to family
businesses must stay current with what’s new and what’s available in terms of
resources and services for their clients. This panel, including Jennifer
Kolchinsky of OneVision Health; Joseph Kolchinsky of OneVision; David O’Neil of Story
Trust Publishing; and Christopher Sidford, MD of Black Bag will tell us about
their companies and the interesting services they offer. Come join us to find
out what’s trending!
About the Presenters:
David G. O’Neil, Founder, Story Trust
David helps families,
businesses, and organizations tell their remarkable stories in ways that create
a lasting legacy. After missing the opportunity to document his parents’
histories, David started Story Trust
to help families honor their loved ones by recording and preserving their life
stories—as memoir books, oral-history recordings, and documentary videos. Story
Trust offers a range of writing, editing, and audio/video services to family
businesses that preserve a company’s history, celebrate its milestones and
accomplishments, and honor its leaders. Story Trust business histories are
ideal for anniversary or retirement celebrations, marketing, and investor
David has been a high-school English teacher, book editor, and
publishing executive. He holds a BA in economics from American University and a
master’s degree in theology from Harvard University. A frequent speaker on the
topic of personal history, David has been quoted in The New York Times, The
Christian Science Monitor, Kiplinger’s Retirement Report, and
Reuters on the value of personal legacies.
Christopher Sidford M.D., CEO and Founder, Black Bag
regarded by peers and patients alike, Dr. Christopher Sidford is a
board-certified physician in Emergency Medicine with over twenty years’
experience at leading medical institutions. Before founding Black Bag, he was an attending
physician with the world renowned Lahey Clinic. He started his career at Boston
City Hospital, where he graduated from the hospital’s "knife and gun club,” the
residency program for emergency physicians.
A U.S. Navy officer, Dr. Sidford
served as faculty member of the Emergency Medicine Residency training program
in San Diego before traveling overseas. The Mojave Desert and the Arctic
Circle were just some of the locations that challenged Dr. Sidford to teach and
practice emergency medicine in remote and difficult conditions. Later, he
helped to open a nuclear, chemical, and biological-proof hospital on the
island of Sicily. Upon returning to the United States, he joined the faculty at
Brown University, where he taught emergency medicine and served as at- tending
physician at Rhode Island Hospital and Hasbro Children’s Hospital.
Kolchinsky, Founder and Managing Director, OneVision
the founder and Managing Director of OneVision,
the fast-growing company redefining high-level service in management of
personal technology, smart homes, and now personal health. The Boston-based
team of service professionals and knowledge experts provide a members-only
service to modern families wherever they are and whenever they need it.
founded OneVision in 2008 after realizing he could combine his curiosity with
technology and passion for crafting an excellent service experience. In 2010
the company expanded its responsibilities beyond personal technology management
to also include implementation of smart home systems.
With the recent addition of master
electricians to their staff, the OneVision Technology division can now own the
entire technology experience. This may encompass everything from managing the
day-to-day service of your personal technology needs to designing and creating
the ultimate smart home experience.
2013 OneVision formally launched its Health division, which features a team of
health professionals focused exclusively on our members’ health needs. They
manage each member’s health proactively, with great attention to detail and a
high sense of urgency.
MSN, ANP-BC, Managing Director, OneVision Health
is Managing Director of OneVision Health
and began her professional career as a neuroscience nurse at Massachusetts
General Hospital, providing bedside care to patients recovering from an injury
to or illness of the brain or spine. Her love of these patients and interest in
the complexity of their medical challenges led her to become a neuroscience
intensive care nurse at Mass General, caring for patients in critical
While working as an ICU nurse, Jennifer obtained an M.S. in nursing
with a specialty focus in adult primary care from Simmons College (where she
also earned a B.S. in nursing). She then became a nurse practitioner and first
assistant in the operating room for a neurosurgical practice at Southcoast Neurosurgery. As
a bedside nurse and clinician, Jennifer saw first-hand the need for a health
management service that helps patients navigate our fragmented healthcare
system. The experience led her to found EverGen (now OneVision Health) in 2013.
Jennifer is an active member in the
community. In partnership with the Boys and Girls Club of Boston, she initiated
Building Bridges in Nursing, which allows high school students to explore
nursing programs at area colleges and observe professional nurses in their roles.
She also holds two committee roles within the Boys and Girls Club of Boston, is
on the board of overseers at Boston Children's Museum, and is a board member of
the College Club of Boston.