Spencer Jones is the Founder and CEO of LineGard Med. He is an entrepreneur and registered nurse who recognized the increasing issue of hospital inefficiencies during his practice at St. Vincent's in Little Rock, Arkansas and became determined to stop them from continuing.
In 2014, Spencer won the annual ARK Challenge with a dual lumen peripheral IV called the BVAD, which focuses on painless and uncontaminated blood draws. Spencer utilized his resources to pursue another area of improvement which led to the birth of the SafeBreak, and LineGard Med.
LineGard has completed a successful seed round raise and is focused on growth and scale. In Spring of 2015, Spencer represented LineGard at the Delta Challenge entrepreneur pitch competition at New Orleans Entrepreneur Week. LineGard took the first place prize.
Spencer has also served as an advisor and Entrepreneur-in-Residence with the HubX-Life Sciences medical accelerator.