Stepful CEO Carl Madi WG17 is looking to move the needle on the U.S. health-care worker shortage through cost-effective and time-efficient career training. Launched in 2021, Stepful offers a four-week online training program for phlebotomists and four-month programs for medical assistants and pharmacy technicians.

With an eye to expansion, Stepful is also launching a program for ultrasound technicians after securing seed funding earlier this year. The firm’s graduates have gone on to work at organizations including CVS, Walgreens, and the NYC Health + Hospitals public health-care system.


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