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About Carrot Inc.

Pivot was created by Carrot Inc., a digital health company on a mission to use mobile technology, behavioral science, and clinical expertise to engage and empower millions of people to quit smoking.

Why we’re
doing this

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In this video, Carrot Inc. founder and CEO David Utley, MD, explains the genesis of the Pivot approach and how that evolved from an idea for a business into a mission to save millions of lives.

Leadership Team

Carrot’s multidisciplinary team includes leaders from the worlds of medicine, behavioral science, design, and consumer technology.

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David S. Utley, M.D.
President and CEO
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Daniel Balbierz
COO
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John Bradley
Sr. Director, Marketing & Content
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Rachel Croft
Sr. VP, Marketing & Business Development
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Debi Heck
Sr. VP, Client Success
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Grace Hwang
VP, Design & Experience
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Ha Van T. Le
Sr. Director, Finance
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Jennifer Marler, M.D.
Sr. Director, Clinical Affairs
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Joseph Mongelli
VP, Customer Collaboration & Strategy
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Desiree Pascual
Sr. Director, Talent & Culture
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Heather Patrick, Ph.D
VP, Behavioral Science
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Bob Patterson
VP of Sales
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Dennis Rohm
CTO
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Rajiv Vaidyanathan
VP of Product

Scientific Advisory Board

We’ve enlisted the help of some of the nation’s leading behavioral scientists and tobacco-cessation experts.

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Judith (Jodi) Prochaska, Ph.D, MPH
Chair, Advisory Board, Associate Professor, Medicine
Stanford Prevention Research Center
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Carla J. Berg, PhD
Associate Professor, Behavioral Sciences and Health Education
Emory University
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Judith S. Gordon, Ph.D.
Professor, Medicine
University of Arizona
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Sharon Hall, Ph.D.
Professor, Psychiatry
UCSF
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Mitchell Nides, Ph.D.
President, L.A. Clinical Trials; Director, Picture Quitting
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Danielle Ramo, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Psychiatry
UCSF
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Nancy Rigotti, M.D.
Professor, Medicine
Harvard Medical School
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Nicholas J. Shaheen, M.D., MPH
Professor, Medicine and Epidemiology
UNC Chapel Hill
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Maxine L. Stitzer, Ph.D.
Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
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Janice Tsoh, PhD
Professor, Psychiatry
UCSF

Board of Directors

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David S. Utley, M.D.
President and CEO
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Samir Kaul
Khosla Ventures
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John C. “Jack” Stoddard
Independent Board Member

Investors

Careers

Carrot is growing and looking for talent. Come join us on our journey to save lives. Click below. Your mother would be proud.

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