Let’s do Launch: David Hodgson, CEO and founder of Hollo Medical Inc.

Posted on May 12, 2023 | By Alec Bruce | 1 Comment


CEO and founder of Hollo Medical Inc.; he and his team invented a new, more efficient inhaler for people with respiratory conditions.


Hometown: Halifax, N.S.
Alma mater: Queens University (Bachelor of Science); Dalhousie University (MD)
Headquarters: Halifax, N.S.
Founded: 2021
Employees: 5

What does Hollo Medical do?

David Hodgson wouldn’t call it a better mousetrap, but that’s essentially Hollo Medical’s promising new stock-in-trade for millions who suffer from chronic respiratory diseases around the world. “We set out to reinvent the valved holding chamber on inhalers to better deliver medication to the parts of the lungs where it’s actually needed,” says the inventor. This trained doctor/engineer is graduating from medical school at Dalhousie University this year and, as a professional engineer (P.Eng), once designed seat features for the Dodge Durango and Jeep Grand Cherokee. “The idea is to help everyone get the most out of each breath.”



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One response to “Let’s do Launch: David Hodgson, CEO and founder of Hollo Medical Inc.”

  1. David, listened to you on CBC radio this Saturday morning. Well done young man and congratulations on seeing it all through so that this invention will really come to market Congratulations to you and to your wife and partner

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