OUR STORY

When Eugene Cherny learned that the 'latest' innovations in wheelchairs were made more than 60 years ago, he knew he could put his background in science, business experience, and entrepreneurial spirit to good use. He founded Cheelcare in May of 2015 with the desire to bring real mobility and independence to people with disabilities.Eugene engaged a team of talented people with technical and business backgrounds to join him and to apply their common knowledge and effort on this quest to modernize/revolutionize mobility for the disabled.When Eugene Cherny learned that the 'latest' innovations in wheelchairs were made more than 60 years ago, he knew he could put his background in science, business experience, and entrepreneurial spirit to good use. He founded Cheelcare in May of 2015 with the desire to bring real mobility and independence to people with disabilities.Eugene engaged a team of talented people with technical and business backgrounds to join him and to apply their common knowledge and effort on this quest to modernize/revolutionize mobility for the disabled.

 

 

 

Our Team

Meet our young and dedicated team members

Eugene Cherny 

CEO

Problem solver and a people person. Strong background in both management and entrepreneurship.

Electrical design, Software design, Mechanical design, general management

Dima Paltsev

CTO, CFO

Avid communicator, life and technology evangelist with stronge business acumen.

Mechanical design, Strategy, Financials

Evelio Goderich

VP Sales & Marketing

Typical coffee advocate. Over 5 years of experience in managing key customer accounts and campaigns.

 

Gennadiy Lisnyak

Chief Engineer

Mechanical engineer with over 30 years of experience in designing complex robotic and electromechanical devices.

  

Eduard Somin

Sr Software Engineer

Years of software development for embedded and real time systems in aircraft and other industries with specialization in Robotic systems.

  

PARTNERS

 

 

Cheelcare is supported by MaRS Discovery District’s Health Venture Services group as one of the MaRS Venture Services portfolio ventures; MaRS provides advisory services, connections to talent, customer & capital networks, and market intelligence to high-impact, Ontario-based life sciences ventures, helping them commercialize their ideas and build globally competitive companies.

 www.marsdd.com

Cheelcare is a registered member of VentureLAB and a client of ONE. VentureLAB's entrepreneur programs are designed to help businesses grow and develop into successful companies. VentureLAB provides entrepreneurs a range of service to support their progress as they build their venture, including mentoring,partnering and connecting. 

www.venturelab.ca

Ontario Centres of Excellence (OCE) drives the development of Ontario’s economy by helping create new jobs, products, services, technologies and businesses. OCE  supports and invests in early-stage projects, where the probability of commercial success and potential total return on innovation are substantial.

 

 

www.oce-ontario.org

The National Research Council (NRC) is the Government of Canada's premier research organization supporting industrial innovation, the advancement of knowledge and technology development, and fulfilling government mandates.

 

http://www.nrc-cnrc.gc.ca/eng/