Dr. Conrad Schmidt is and Founder and the Chief Technology & Product Officer at Precision Health Technologies, a prominent player in the U.S. animal health sector. With a distinguished career dedicated to advancing the animal production industry, Dr. Schmidt specializes in developing technologies, products, and strategic business approaches focused on food animal health and wellness. Graduating from the University of Minnesota, College of Veterinary Medicine, Dr. Schmidt spent three decades as an owner and practicing large animal veterinarian in a multi-regional veterinary practice specializing in production animal medicine. His leadership earned him honors from the American Association of Swine Veterinarians and state associations, reflecting his influential role in the field. Notably, he also served as President of Oxford Veterinary Laboratories, Vice President at Pharmacia & Upjohn Animal Health, and as Chief Technology Officer at Bioverse, LLC, a leading supplier of microbial products in agriculture. Recognized by the State of Minnesota as entrepreneur of the year in 1987, Dr. Schmidt's journey has led him to advise and contribute to the growth of new technology start-ups focused on improving production animal health and producer productivity, like Precision Health Technologies.