Elyse Stoltz Dickerson is CEO and Co-Founder of Eosera, Inc., a majority woman-owned biotech company committed to developing innovative products that address underserved healthcare needs. Eosera operates by putting purpose before profits and is proud to be one of the pioneering companies in a movement called Conscious Capitalism. Eosera’s first product, Earwax MD®, is a novel, patent-pending topical drop that uses a dual-action technology to dissolve impacted earwax. Eosera now offers a complete line of ear care products sold in CVS and Rite Aid stores nationwide, and on Amazon.
Eosera has won numerous industry awards, including the Fort Worth Business Press 2018 Top Business Award, 2018 Rising Star Award by CVS Health, the 2017 Tech FW (Fort Worth) Impact Award, and was named a finalist in D CEO for 2017 Excellence in Healthcare Award. The Dallas Business Journal awarded Elyse the 2018 Women in Business Award and 2016 Women in Technology Award. Most recently, in 2019, Fort Worth Magazine named Elyse Fort Worthian to Watch. FW Inc named her Top 400 Most Influential People, and D CEO named her Most Admired CEO.
Elyse has over two decades of experience leading teams in the healthcare and pharmaceutical industries. She managed portfolios with annual revenues of $1.7 Billion, and drives product innovation and the commercialization of numerous technologies across the globe.
Prior to co-founding Eosera, Elyse spent over a decade at Alcon, where, as Global Director, she set the near and long-term global strategic vision for the Anti-Infective, Otic, Dry Eye and Ocular Nutrition franchises. At Alcon, Elyse launched new products globally and consistently grew sales year over year.
Elyse actively mentors women who pursue careers in healthcare and technology. She is a strong advocate for gender equality and women in business. Elyse is a polished public speaker and has given inspiring presentations to large groups around the world. Most recently, she delivered a keynote at the annual Stagen Leadership conference and was featured on the World Changing Women Podcast. She speaks on many panels including the Fort Worth Business Press “Business for Breakfast” panel and at the Bio North Texas annual meeting. In 2017, she was the winner of the Mary Kay Pink Tank Business Pitch Competition. In 2015, Comerica Bank awarded Elyse $50,000 as part of a business pitch competition. Elyse currently serves on the Board of Trustees for Fort Worth Country Day and on the Texas Christian University (TCU) Neely School of Business Healthcare MBA Advisory Board. Elyse is also a member of YPO and is active with the Fort Worth YPO Chapter.
Elyse holds a BA from the University of Notre Dame, and an MBA from the Cox School of Business at Southern Methodist University. Additionally, she completed The Integral Leadership Program and The Advanced Leadership Program at the Stagen Leadership Academy. Elyse, married with two children, resides in Fort Worth, Texas. She is also a lifelong athlete and has completed marathons, triathlons and an Ironman.
Eosera, Inc., a majority woman-owned biotech company, commits to developing innovative products that address underserved healthcare needs. Eosera operates by putting purpose before profits and is proud to be one of the pioneering companies in a movement called Conscious Capitalism. Eosera offers a full line of ear care products that are currently available at CVS and Rite Aid stores nationwide, and on Amazon.