Ms. Karen Long serves as Managing Director at KCK Group. She served as an advisor at Lully. She served as Board Member at NC8. She serves as Board Member at Candesant Biomedical. Ms. Karen Long serves as Chief Executive Officer and President at Nuelle. She is one of the early founding members of the Nuelle team. She has focused her career on health and wellness first starting in direct patient care and then moving to medical technology. She was World Wide Vice President of Marketing for Acclarent, a novel Ear, Nose, and Throat company focused on the unmet needs of people who suffer from chronic sinusitis. Acclarent was founded in 2005 and acquired by Johnson & Johnson in 2010. Prior to Acclarent, Karen held various management positions in marketing and product development at consumer diagnostics companies: Lifescan, a Johnson & Johnson company, Inverness Medical, and Chemtrak. Karen loves to help new brands get to market and has been an essential early-stage team member at many successful start-ups most recently Coravin, a breakthrough wine access technology co-founded by Dr. Joshua Makower, Founder of Nuelle. Karen holds graduate and postgraduate degrees in Social Work from San Diego State University.