Executive Management​

John R. Shaw (CEO)​
Co-founder​

  • 35 years growing technology businesses​
  • SmithKline Beecham, McKinsey, Corning, Kensington Research​
  • Pomona College, BA​
  • Harvard Business School, MBA​

Dr. Yvon Durant (CTO)​
Co-founder​

  • Former Assoc Research Professor, Univ of NH ​
  • BASF, Rhône-Poulenc​
  • French Nat Grad School of Chemistry, ChemE​
  • Univ of Lyon, PhD Polymer Chemistry​
  • Univ of NH, MBA

Laura Denner (CFO)​

  • Previously Director of Finance & Operations​
  • Former Audit Manager, Feeley & Driscoll (BDO)​
  • Boston College, MS Accounting ​
  • Bryant Univ, BA Accounting & Intl Studies​

Helen Cane (VP of Operations)​

  • Received LA Governor’s Environmental Award for innovative reductions in air emissions
  • Expertise in Process Safety, Manufacturing Optimization, and Plant Start Up
  • Former Site Manager for Peroxychem, LLC, Chemtrade and BASF Corporation
  • University of Massachusetts Amherst, BS Chemical Engineering
  • Louisiana State University, MS Chemistry and Physics