J.W. Roth is the 2010 recipient of the Invisible Disabilities Association Corporate Honors Award. J.W . was chosen based upon his founding of Disaboom, a network and information resource for people with disabilities, his passion for building companies to help in medical research such as AspenBio Pharma and for his desire as Co-founder and Co-Chairman of Accredited Members to help businesses to focus a portion of their resources to have a positive societal impact.
J.W. has more than 20 years of private and public company experience in more than 10 different industries. He founded, financed, and/or served as an executive officer and board member for multiple startup and early stage companies, including Pat Boone All American Meats, AspenBio Pharma, IMI Global, Fear Creek Ranches, Sound Technologies, Cattlenetwork.com, Colorado Catheter Company and Disaboom.