Appointment strengthens executive team; enhances IZ's transition to leader in green AgTech
Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - August 25, 2022) - International Zeolite Corp. (TSXV: IZ) (OTC Pink: IZCFF) (FSE: ZEON) (the "Company"), an international supplier of environmentally friendly zeolite products and industry solutions, is pleased to announce Andrew Corradini has been appointed as Chief Commercial Officer and member of the executive management team. In this role, Andrew will be responsible for commercialization of zeolite value add products and solutions, driving IZ's business growth and market share, and ensuring the integrated commercial success of the organization.
Previously a member of IZ's Board of Advisors, Mr. Corradini has over 30 years of experience in venture growth strategy, commercialization, and market development across a variety of technical industries, including AgTech/biotech, green energy and biofuels, and information technology. He has most recently served as an adviser to AgwaFarm, an advanced Israeli provider of AI-based controlled-environment agriculture (CEA) hydroponic technology, and Chief Operating Officer of a Silicon Valley biomaterials technology venture.
Mr. Corradini served as founder, CTO and CEO for a waste-to-biofuels venture for a process he developed and patented. He raised seed funding, leading to the successful building of a pilot plant and Series A term sheets from top-tier Silicon Valley venture capital firms and exit via a private equity acquisition. He holds a U.S. patent for a process to convert waste greenhouse gases into synthetic gasoline and another filed for a novel synthetic process involving ionic liquids and rare metal catalysts. He has worked on the development of eco-friendly bioplastics produced by microbes from industrial waste, and also derived from chitin from waste crustacean shells. Mr. Corradini holds a Master's Degree in Business Administration from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.
About International Zeolite
International Zeolite's mission is to produce a line of high-value top-tier performance natural zeolite products and solutions. We believe that real change comes from the ground up. Our aim is to utilize the naturally-occurring zeolite mineral to innovate commercial agriculture, industry and consumer practices that outperform their competition, and are better for the environment and world populations. Our purpose-driven zeolite solutions represent a new era of earth-conscious environmental science that will relentlessly seek to transform agriculture, industry, and households to safer, sustainable, superior means of operation.
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