All Press Releases for July 08, 2020

Joel A. Stone Celebrated for Dedication to the Field of Industrial Biotechnology Development

Mr. Stone channels decades of expertise into his work with ConVergInce Advisers and Lee Enterprises Consulting, and previously Green Biologics.

    GLEN ALLEN, VA, July 08, 2020 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Joel Stone has been included in Marquis Who's Who. As in all Marquis Who's Who biographical volumes, individuals profiled are selected on the basis of current reference value. Factors such as position, noteworthy accomplishments, visibility, and prominence in a field are all taken into account during the selection process.

Backed by many years of experience in biotechnology, business development, and chemical engineering, Mr. Stone excels as the president of ConVergInce Advisers, which focuses on providing innovative solutions such as commercialization assistance for advanced technology clients in renewable chemicals, biochemicals, biofuels and agricultural and bio-based ingredients for food and consumer products. Additionally, he serves as the executive vice president of strategy for Lee Enterprises Consulting, Inc. and as a board chair for Fermentum. With Lee Enterprises, Mr. Stone manages renewable chemicals, anaerobic digestion, water treatment, industrial biotechnology, synthetic biology and bio-ethanol.

Previously, Mr. Stone worked as the president of the North America division and the vice president of global engineering for Green Biologics, the president for Central MN Renewables LLC and the chief executive officer of butylfuel LLC. During the 1990s and 2000s, he gained valuable expertise in leadership positions for such companies as Osage Bio Energy, ASAlliances Biofuels LLC, Abengoa Bioenergy Corporation, Balchem Corporation, SunOpta and Enzytech/Opta. At the beginning of his career, he was active with several different companies, including Tate & Lyle, Ultrasystems, Harbert Lummus Joint Venture and Genencor Inc. Although his career has been filled with highlights, Mr. Stone is especially proud of developing one of the first ethanol facilities built by A. E. Staley as well as ASAlliances Biofuels.

An expert in his field, Mr. Stone earned a Bachelor of Science in chemical engineering from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University in 1975. The following year, he graduated with a Master of Science in chemical and biochemical engineering at the University of Pennsylvania. In order to remain aware of changes in the field, Mr, Stone is affiliated with the American Chemical Society, the American Institute of Chemical Engineers, the Biotechnology Innovation Organization, the Biorenewable Deployment Consortium, and the Renewable Fuels Association.

A devoted community advocate, Mr. Stone has contributed as a member of the board of advisors for Business Climate Leaders since 2017. In light of his professional achievements, he was honored among the 100 Top People in the Bioeconomy and accepted the Inaugural Award from Thomas for Industry. Looking forward, Mr. Stone intends to experience the continued growth and success of his career.

About Marquis Who's Who®
Since 1899, when A. N. Marquis printed the First Edition of Who's Who in America®, Marquis Who's Who® has chronicled the lives of the most accomplished individuals and innovators from every significant field of endeavor, including politics, business, medicine, law, education, art, religion and entertainment. Today, Who's Who in America® remains an essential biographical source for thousands of researchers, journalists, librarians and executive search firms around the world. Marquis® now publishes many Who's Who titles, including Who's Who in America®, Who's Who in the World®, Who's Who in American Law®, Who's Who in Medicine and Healthcare®, Who's Who in Science and Engineering®, and Who's Who in Asia®. Marquis® publications may be visited at the official Marquis Who's Who® website at

# # #

Contact Information

-- --
Marquis Who's Who Ventures LLC
Uniondale, NY
Voice: 844-394-6946
E-Mail: Email Us Here
Website: Visit Our Website
Follow Us: