Blockchain’s Candor USA Names Max Howell as Chief Product Officer

Job Appointments | March 26, 2019 By:

Candor USA has hired Max Howell as Chief Product Officer to lead the direction and further development of Candor’s digital enterprise.

Candor USA is an S-a-a-S company that provides a marketplace that democratizes healthcare coverage for all Americans. Its blockchain-based marketplace pairs consumers with top healthcare plans and lifestyle benefits via an app. The Candor IOS app makes it simple to find the appropriate coverage by filtering available plans by doctor, geographic location and stage of life.

Howell is a seasoned developer and product manager of numerous successful mobile, web and desktop products and backend services. He is well known for creating Homebrew — the missing package manager for Mac — used by millions of people around the world.

“Max is a welcome addition to Candor,” said Janet Silcox, EVP of Communications for Candor USA. “He brings a wealth of knowledge that will further the development and growth of our company. We are poised to ride the explosive wave of growth in the S-a-a-S industry and healthcare marketplace, and Max’s experience will help guide us.”

Howell said that through the creation of delightful digital products their goal is to give individuals clarity regarding their true cost of care, help brokers be more effective, enable carriers to have better access to the marketplace, and empower integrated groups with truly flexible benefits and wellness solutions for their members.

“I am thrilled to join Candor USA and partner with such an amazing and innovative team,” Howell said.