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AgriMetis Expands by Adding a Director of Business Finance

LUTHERVILLE, MD, February 19, 2017 - AgriMetis LLC is pleased to announce that Ronna Grossman-Schenker has joined the company as its Director of Business Finance. Ronna will be a member of the AgriMetis leadership team and will lead AgriMetis’ Business Finance / accounting and IS/IT services.  

Ms. Grossman is a Certified Public Accountant and holds a Masters in Finance from Johns Hopkins University. She possesses expertise in valuations, financial planning and accounting.  She has served in pre-IPO VC funded organizations as well large companies where she built a finance and reporting function for a local Fortune 250 energy company.  Ronna started her career with Westinghouse Electric and served in various capacities including Vice President of Finance for KAO (Goldwell), Director of Financial Planning for Constellation Energy and provided consulting services for various start-ups and non-profits in Maryland, Virginia and DC.     

 “AgriMetis has had a strong relationship with Red Abbey & Acidophil to provide the Financial / Accounting and IS/IT services. We are fortunate to have Ronna with her background and experience to take the leadership of this important function.  Ronna will continue to use a leveraged service model and identify the most efficient and effective means to support our growing company’s needs.” said Steven Tuttle, President and CEO of AgriMetis.

AgriMetis exploits the interface of biology, biochemistry, and chemistry to access areas of chemical space and production routes that are not available to others. Steve Tuttle said, “AgriMetis’ approach requires creative, collaborative, and skilled process management; and Ronna has shown she can contribute with her significant expertise.”

About AgriMetis:
In an evolving and growing global population, there continues to be an increasing demand for sustainable, crop protection products. AgriMetis is dedicated to fulfilling this need.  Our mission is to innovate sustainable crop protection products through leading edge and advanced discovery, development and delivery methods.

For more information, please visit our website at http://www.agrimetis.com.

AgriMetis was formed in March 2014 and closed a series B financing in December 2016.  These proceeds are to fund agriculture chemical research and development by applying a biopharmaceutical start up model.  Headquartered in Baltimore, Maryland, AgriMetis continues to grow and develop its technologies, capabilities, and products.

Contact:
Name: Steven Tuttle, President & CEO
AgriMetis, LLC
10751 Falls Road, Suite 300,
Lutherville, MD 20193

Laurie Gunther