Justin enjoyed a 14 year career in the corporate healthcare sector. During that time, he worked with two of the largest biopharmaceutical companies in the world, focusing on the areas of population health management, value-based care, transformation of care, health IT and healthcare benefit solutions. Justin also worked with health IT startups developing mobile applications and health-based technology in the areas of pain and cardiovascular disease.
With healthcare accounting for 17% of the American GDP, cost management in the healthcare industry is one of today’s most significant issues. Justin believes in the power of authorship and authority marketing as vehicles to position industry disrupters to enact meaningful change in healthcare.
Justin has a passion for athletics and a respect for the social influence of professional athletes. A Sports Marketing major at Clemson University, he has been a lifelong participant in and fan of athletics. Justin serves athletes at the intersection of sports and business, guiding successful athletes during their playing careers or as they transition to a new career outside of professional athletics. Justin helps athletes make an investment in their personal brand through authorship and authority marketing allowing them to maximize their brand equity while playing or creating a glide path to a career outside of professional athletics.
With professional athlete bankruptcy rates in the high 80% range in most major professional sports, financial literacy and successful career transition are two of the most significant opportunities. Justin believes in the power of authorship and authority marketing as vehicles to position professional athletes for financial and business success both during and post their playing careers.
Justin has worked side by side with his wife for over a decade to build a successful bridal brand from startup to recognition as one of the top bridal retailers in the southeast U.S. Justin has also consulted for Health IT startups, a real estate company, a healthcare consulting firm and successfully launched businesses in the real estate and online retail sectors.
Justin has spoken to a wide array of audiences including: Fortune 500 companies, conferences, associations, and college students. Justin speaks on the topics of entrepreneurship, business development, Authority Marketing for health and sports business, crowdfunding, financial stewardship, and intentional parenting. Justin’s most popular speeches include:
Winning at Business and Life: How to Play a Game No One Else Know’s is Being Played
Healthcare Disruption: How to become a health care authority in the eyes of the people who matter
The Intersection of Sports and Business: The glide path to success for professional athletes transitioning out of their playing career.
Intentional Parenting: How to be intentional, create epic moments with your children and raise good kids who become great adults.
Daddy Saturday is a Dads Guide to Intentional Fatherhood by creating epic moments with your children in order to raise good kids who become great adults. Due to his wife’s work schedule on Saturdays, Justin spent Saturdays over the last 9 years with his four children from the time they were born until today when their ages are 9,7,5 & 3. Early on he realized the importance of being intentional with the time he had each Saturday with his own children and their desire to have epic moments and memories with their Dad. Justin’s passion to help other Dads become intentional father’s fueled the creation of the platform Daddy Saturday. Learn more about Daddy Saturday
As Chair of Healthcare Innovation at ForbesBooks I have the distinct privilege of meeting and working with individuals who are bringing positive disruption to the healthcare industry. When most of us hear the word disruptive, we think of someone who is loud,...read more
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Meet Justin Batt
Chair of the Healthcare Innovation and Sports Business Practice Group, Justin connects top industry thought leaders with a powerful platform to share their passions, stories, and knowledge with the world. Ultimately, Justin aims to help Members achieve their personal and professional business goals, and enact positive change in the process, through ForbesBooks’ unique combination of authorship and Authority Marketing.
Justin contributes a wealth of entrepreneurial and healthcare experience to his work. Prior to joining the Advantage|ForbesBooks Team, Justin enjoyed a 14 year career in the corporate healthcare sector. During that time, he worked with two of the largest biopharmaceutical companies in the world, focusing on the areas of population health management, value-based care, transformation of care, and healthcare benefit solutions. Justin also honed his entrepreneurial expertise while working with health IT startups developing mobile applications and health-based technology in the areas of pain and cardiovascular disease. In addition to his professional experiences, Justin shares a personal passion for athletics with many Authors. A Sports Marketing major at Clemson University, he has been a lifelong participant in and fan of athletics.
With healthcare accounting for 17% of the American GDP, cost management in the healthcare industry is one of today’s most significant issues. Justin believes in the power of ForbesBooks as a vehicle to position industry disrupters to enact meaningful change by growing their authority and business. In athletics, Justin and the ForbesBooks Team serve as an invaluable link between sports and business, guiding successful athletes as they expand and translate their platform to become successful business professionals.
When not at work, Justin can be found helping his wife, Heather, run her bridal enterprise, spending time with his four children, and growing his personal platform, Daddy Saturday. Built around the moments Justin has shared with his children, Daddy Saturday encourages intentional Dads to create epic moments with their children.