QUINCY, Mass., Oct. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- BioEnergy International, LLC (BioEnergy), a privately-held, biotech developer and manufacturer of next-generation, renewable biochemicals and biofuels, announces the addition of Norman R. Augustine to its Board of Advisors effective December 2008. Mr. Augustine has a record of distinguished leadership and innovation at the highest level of industry and government culminating in his role as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Lockheed Martin, the nation's largest aerospace/defense company.
"I am honored and excited by Dr. Augustine joining our Board of Directors. He is a man of truly remarkable talents in science, engineering and public policy, and beyond that, a man distinguished by his service to all Americans whether as Chairman of the American Red Cross, President of the Boy Scouts or as Under Secretary of the Army," said Stephen J. Gatto, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of BioEnergy. "We look forward to Mr. Augustine bringing his exceptional vision, experience and guidance to BioEnergy as we transform the chemicals and fuels markets with our bio-based platform."
"I believe BioEnergy's proven, disruptive, sustainable technology and strong management holds great potential," said Norman R. Augustine. "I am excited to begin working with the firm to help capitalize on this important opportunity."
Mr. Augustine is a current or former member of the Board of Directors
of ConocoPhillips, Black & Decker, Proctor & Gamble and Lockheed Martin,
and of the Board of Trustees of Colonial Williamsburg. He is a Regent of
the University System of Maryland, Trustee Emeritus of Johns Hopkins and a
former member of the Board of Trustees of MIT and Princeton, his alma
mater. He is an Advisory Board member to the Department of Homeland
Security, was a member
|SOURCE BioEnergy International, LLC|
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