John C. Sorenson

President, Chief Executive Officer & Director at Vestaron Corp.

John C. Sorenson

John C. Sorenson

President, Chief Executive Officer & Director at Vestaron Corp.

Biography

Dr. John C. Sorenson is on the Board of Directors at Vestaron Corp. Dr. Sorenson was previously employed as President & Chief Executive Officer by Syngenta Seeds LLC.

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Career Highlights

Vestaron Corp.
Syngenta Seeds LLC

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1

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General Partner at Pangaea Ventures Ltd.

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Managing Director at Cultivian Sandbox Venture Management LLC

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Founding Partner at Anterra Capital BV

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Founder at Open Prairie Ventures, Inc.

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Principal at Elin Miller Consulting LLC

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President, Chief Executive Officer & Director at S&W Seed Co.

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Branch Manager at Stifel Financial Corp.

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President at Open Prairie Ventures, Inc.

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Former Special Advisor to the Chairman at mOasis, Inc.

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Chairman at Native Traits Corp.

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John C. Sorenson
President, Chief Executive Officer & Director at Vestaron Corp.
Education
Ph.D Genetics

The University of South Carolina is home to more than 200 years of history and tradition, rising from a single building in 1805 on what would become the heart of the campus, the Horseshoe. The 11 buildings that now make up the Horseshoe frame a lush lawn that is an irresistible gathering place. The university is expanding west toward the Congaree River in support of its research initiatives in nanotechnology, health sciences, Future Fuels™, the environment and information technologies. This innovation district, Innovista, includes a master plan for policy, physical infrastructure and support elements for job creation and growth in the knowledge economy. Innovista promises to be an economic catalyst that will raise the state’s per-capita income and quality of life by attracting knowledge-based businesses and high-paying jobs to an urban research university campus within a community that has a high livability appeal. Joining the flagship campus in Columbia, are four-year campuses in Aiken, Beaufort and Upstate (Spartanburg andGreenville). Four two-year campuses in Lancaster, Sumter, Salkehatchie (Allendale and Walterboro) and Union help the university cover the state. In addition, the University of South Carolina's: Columbia campus has 324 degree programs through its 14 degree-granting colleges and schools. Students have been awarded more than $16.7 million for national scholarships and fellowships since 1994. Faculty generated $238 million in funding for research, outreach and training programs in fiscal year 2012. Carolina is one of only 63 public universities listed by the Carnegie Foundation in the highest tier of research institutions in the U.S.

Career History
President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
Current

Vestaron Corp. develops and markets bioinsecticides derived from naturally occurring peptides. It offers the following brands: Spear-T for the treatment of thrips, Spear-P controls Colorado Potato beetle, and Spear-C protects crops from lepidopteran pests. The company was founded by Glenn F. King in 2005 and is headquartered in Kalamazoo, MI.

President & Chief Executive Officer
Prior

Syngenta Seeds LLC processes and distributes seeds. The firm's products include corn, soybean, alfalfa, wheat, sunflower, sugar beets, vegetables and flower seeds. The company was founded in 2000 and is headquartered in Minnetonka, MN.

Boards & Committees
President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
Current

Vestaron Corp. develops and markets bioinsecticides derived from naturally occurring peptides. It offers the following brands: Spear-T for the treatment of thrips, Spear-P controls Colorado Potato beetle, and Spear-C protects crops from lepidopteran pests. The company was founded by Glenn F. King in 2005 and is headquartered in Durham, NC.

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Vestaron Corp. raised money in a private placement transaction

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Vestaron Corp. raised money in a private placement transaction

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Vestaron Corp. raised money in a private placement transaction

Other Affiliations

John C. Sorenson is affiliated with Vestaron Corp., Syngenta Seeds LLC, Vestaron Corp.

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