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Worker’s Compensation Industry Leader Jennifer Ryon Joins FIGUR8 as Executive Vice President of Business Operations

In his role at FIGUR8, Ryon will lead the company’s fast-growing practice in payer partnerships, building the company’s business infrastructure – operations, sales, market access – to scale the company’s continued growth. FIGUR8 in the payer market.

Scott SextonPresident and Chief Commercial Officer of FIGUR8, said, “We are delighted to welcome Jennifer to FIGUR8. Jennifer has an exceptional track record of developing high performing sales and service teams and growing emerging markets that drive profitable growth. A proven leader, Jennifer has managed one of the industry’s most comprehensive supplier networks in highly competitive and complex markets. Jennifer understands the unique needs of our industry, effectively serving the interests of multiple stakeholders, including patients, providers and payers. Jennifer joins FIGUR8 at a key time and we look forward to her expertise and customer-focused leadership to accelerate our ability to scale FIGUR8’s capabilities.”

Ryon brings over sixteen years of experience in customer success strategy, revenue growth, customer service, account management and customer value creation. Committed to the industry and the growth of women, she was a passionate board member of the Alliance of Women in Workers’ Compensation ( because January 2019 and currently serves as Vice President.

Jennifer RyonFIGUR8’s Executive Vice President of Commercial Operations, said, “After spending time with FIGUR8, it quickly dawned on me that the company had developed breakthrough technology with precision analytics accessible for clinical musculoskeletal evaluation. standard in a way that has never been done before. I am thrilled to join FIGUR8 and its efforts to accelerate the digital transformation of musculoskeletal health while improving the experience for payers, providers and patients.”

Today’s announcement follows a succession of hires to bolster the commercial team, including the recent appointment of Sean Melnick as Vice President of Supplier Partnerships.

Nan Wei GongCEO and Co-Founder of FIGUR8, said, “FIGUR8’s technology has increasingly become an indispensable solution to support decisions regarding musculoskeletal health issues. Jennifer and Sean are invaluable additions to the FIGUR8 leadership team as we grow to meet market adoption by payers, providers and employers.”

In continued demand, FIGUR8 was recently awarded a Phase II STTR contract with the US Air Force. FIGUR8’s technology is being deployed with major healthcare systems, insurance companies, government organizations, and Fortune 500 companies that include toppan and Parker Hannifin. FIGUR8’s technology drives significant improvements in patient outcomes and reduces recurrence rates while generating significant savings for employers, healthcare systems, and commercial health and accident insurance companies.

About FIGUR8
FIGUR8 creates the most advanced wearable musculoskeletal (MSK) technology on the market. Its powerful, lightweight system combines clinically intelligent biosensors, intuitive software, and AI to improve musculoskeletal health at every point of care, from injury to full recovery. FIGUR8 has developed the first of its kind musculoskeletal health decision support system that can accurately identify the source and severity of an injury while displaying real-time recovery visibility. FIGUR8’s solution is powered by revolutionary technology developed over the years by MIT engineers in conjunction with clinicians from Mass General Brigham. For more information, visit