ReelCardio Team

ReelCardio has arguably the most experienced & well rounded members of any team in the ambulatory cardiac (AECG) monitoring industry. The ReelCardio Team is comprised of cardiac monitoring industry experts, Cardiac Rhythm Management (CRM) specialists, board-certified EKG technologists, physicians and technology gurus specific to Ambulatory Cardiac (AECG) monitoring.

The ReelCardio Team is very carefully created to deliver the highest quality, clinically versatile & most reliable technology (ReelECG) to best serve the growing needs of remote cardiac monitoring. You can expect this same commitment when you choose to partner with ReelCardio for your AECG monitoring needs.

The ReelCardio Team:


Louis J. Manera | President of Sales, Marketing & Business Development

Louis is the Founder of ReelCardio and currently serves as the President of Sales, Marketing & Business Development. Louis has served the cardiology community with ambulatory cardiac (AECG) monitoring technology & services for the past 22+ years. Louis is the Founder & CEO of Hemodynamics Co. in the Dallas-Fort Worth area in Texas. Louis has fulfilled a variety of other leadership roles with promanant ambulatory cardiac (AECG) monitoring companies in the role of Division Sales Manager, National Sales Manager & Vice President of Marketing & Business Development. Louis brings worldwide expertise in AECG device technology, sales management, strategic marketing, business development & Independent Diagnostic Testing Facility (IDTF) experience to the family of ReelCardio.

Louis has long had a great interest in advancing technology with Heart Rate Variability (HRV), regenerative Stem Cell Therapy for Heart Failure, and expanding invasive & non-invasive solutions for Coronary & Peripheral Artery Disease. Louis is currently building a non-profit organization called


Chris Lewis | Director of Global Operations & Strategic Partnerships

Prior to investing in and taking on the role as President with V-Patch, Chris Lewis was the proprietor of a Wall Street retained executive search firm that operated completely within Health Care Equity Research. Over many years this business has resulted in a large network of strong relationships with Global Equity Research Directors and high powered individuals within Health Care compounds and medical devices sectors.

Chris had a large client base including Goldman Sachs, Bear Stearns, Bank of America, Deutsche Banc, Thomas Weisel Partners, RBC (Canada), Jefferies & Co. Chris has placed candidates from Associates to Managing Directors and Principals with a compensation range of around US$150K to US$2.5M.

Chris understands the specific niches in the Health Care Industry and is able to identify and evaluate potential VPatch distributors. Starnes | Director of Cardiac Rhythm Management

David has over 30+ years experience in Cardiac Rhythm Device Management, Electrophysiology, and Mobile Cardiac Telemetry with well-known cardiac device companies such as St. Jude Medical, Guidant (Boston Scientific) & Biotronik.

David has been responsible for International Fellows Training, and supporting multiple Clinical Trials and Investigational Device Trials interacting with multiple International Key Opinion Leaders in Cardiology and Electrophysiology.

David has a great passion & interest in technology to improve to Sudden Cardiac Death prediction, Congestive Heart Failure (CHF), Atrial Fibrillation & Artificial Intelligence (AI) development.

Luke Whelan | Director of Product Technology

Luke Spent his earlier career in the finance industry looking after the capital and asset requirements of his clients. In the 1990’s he became involved in a series of medical innovations by developing a successful R&D investment syndicate which listed on the stock market in 2000, giving Luke a wealth of experience as a senior executive of a public company before he left to pursue other interests.

Luke teamed up with Peter Taylor to establish a medical device company working on a variety of recognition algorithms to partially automate some aspects of critical care medicine. Luke has been instrumental in the evolution and development of the ReelCardio V-Patch serving as a Co-Founder and Chief Technology Officer.

To reach a member of our team, please Contact Us by email at or by phone at (817) 936-8181