Benn Willcox is a Florida-based medical devices professional deeply invested in community leadership and highly active as a philanthropist.
Benn Willcox is a proud partner to Orthofix, an international medical devices firm that provides industry-leading reconstructive and regenerative orthopedic and spine solutions to physicians worldwide. Orthofix’s Spine Fixation product line is unique in its unyielding dedication to pioneering the absolute least invasive surgical solutions possible. This can mean a great number of things, including eliminating steps, minimizing incisions, and decreasing the general complexity of various orthopedic surgical procedures. Every patient’s needs are unique and Benn Willcox, in accordance with Orthofix’s mission statement, deeply believe that surgeons should have all options available to them when deciding how to best treat patients.
Orthofix is constantly looking for ways to advance their techniques and technologies. The company has been an active participant in collaborative research and development activities with medical organizations such as the Musculoskeletal Transplant Foundation (MTF), the Orthopedic Research and Education Foundation, and the Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children.
Outside of work, Benn Willcox is passionate about giving back to his community.
A regular volunteer, Benn has donated his time and resource to charitable organizations like St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, the Wounded Warrior Project, and the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Palm Beach. He frequently draws connections between his professional endeavors and personal volunteer work, recognizing the incredible importance of health in building strong communities and strong leaders.
Benn Willcox has been particularly consistent in his support of the St. Jude Thanks & Giving Campaign over the years. The organization seeks to adjust our understanding of the holiday season and transform it into one of giving thanks. St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital accomplishes just that through raising both awareness and financial support for the fight against childhood cancer and a diverse portfolio of other critical diseases. Hundreds and millions of dollars have been funneled into research and community support initiatives as a result, and it is presently an annual tradition.
Benn Willcox knows that as both a business and community leader, it is absolutely crucial to be active beyond the office place and as more than just an open checkbook.
This aligns closely with Orthofix’s corporate values. Orthofix employees contribute at the community level through service and funding, and globally to aid those less fortunate and people in need. This demonstration of the pride of service, teamwork and connection to our fellow world citizens is firmly ingrained in the Orthofix culture.