President of Dearborn Supply
Ben Sheridan is a co-founder and partner at Woodside Health, a commercial real estate company that acquires and manages medical office buildings nationwide. He is also the president of Dearborn Supply, a rapidly growing e-commerce company providing the highest quality brands with equally high-quality customer service. Through Blue Durham Properties, he financed 50 residential real estate transactions. His background includes experience with several disciplines, including product development, finance, sales, and branding. Ben served as a general manager of several divisions at Progressive Insurance Company. He had P&L responsibility for various business units over his 15-year career there, his largest having revenue of almost $3 billion. At Progressive, he had extensive experience in direct marketing, brand launches, and new pricing methodologies. Prior to Progressive, Ben was a management consultant at McKinsey & Company and a financial consultant at Arthur Andersen & Company. He has been an active investor in early-stage companies and real estate. He’s on the executive committee of the board of directors of the Montefiore Home, a leading non-profit organization involved in senior healthcare and housing and serves on advisory and governance boards. Ben received his M.B.A. from Harvard University and B.A. from Duke University.