LOS ALAMOS, NM, March 6, 2020 -- Pebble Labs USA Inc., a biotechnology company developing solutions that address some of the world’s biggest challenges in agriculture and aquaculture with the mission of improving global food security, announced today the appointment of Dr. Rebecca White to the role of Chief Technology Officer.
Dr. White will be responsible for continued development of the Pebble Labs technology roadmap, harnessing her extensive experience in product commercialization strategy and leading a team of world-renowned scientists and technologists.
“Pebble Labs is proud to recognize Dr. Rebecca White’s technological acumen and executive leadership experience by appointing her Chief Technology Officer,” said David G. Morgan, President, Pebble Labs (CN). “Dr. White is uniquely qualified to move our remarkable research from the lab into commercial markets.”
“I am thrilled to be involved in developing such transformative technology into products that will be available to food producers worldwide,” said White. “It is especially exciting that our platform will protect both plants and animals from pests and disease without the use of chemicals. Pebble Labs is well-positioned for success and I’m proud to lead such a remarkable team.”
Dr. Rebecca White is the first Chief Technology Officer for Pebble Labs. She has more than a decade of experience within bioscience-based industries, successfully pioneering efforts to commercialize algae as an agricultural crop. As a scientist with a strong business and communications background, her experience in both commercialization of novel plant-based products and technology transfer from lab to field make her uniquely suited to lead Pebble Labs and Trait Biosciences operations teams. Dr. White has a Ph.D. in Microbiology from Texas A&M University and received her Honors B.Sc. degree from the University of North Texas.
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ABOUT PEBBLE LABS Pebble Labs is a biotechnology company developing solutions to safely and sustainably increase natural crop yield and food security. Its mission is to develop breakthrough disruptive technologies that address the greatest agricultural, aquaculture, and environmental challenges facing the globe. Pebble Labs is committed to urgently solving these challenges.
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