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NEWS

Emmanuel Hatzakis of Persea Naturals awarded Samuel Cate Prescott Award for Research

Avocados: A Source for Natural Food Coloring

Colors play a role in push for all-natural confections

NewsWise – Penn State Food Scientist Turns Avocado Pits Into Natural Food Coloring

Materials Research Institute – Penn State Food Scientist Turns Avocado Pits Into Natural Food Coloring

Persea Naturals Approved for funding by Ben Franklin Technology Partners

Natural Orange Coloring From Avocado Seeds

A Colored Avocado Seed Extract as a Potential Natural Colorant

Holy guacamole: Food-coloring startup gives avocado pits new life | PDF Download

Penn State academics seek to commercialize ‘bulletproof’ natural colors from avocado pits

Orange surprise in avocados may be future product

Avocado seeds offer natural colour promise: Study

Food Coloring From Avocado Pits? One Startup Says It Can Be Done

The BF TechCelerator@State College Announces Latest Winner – Virolock Technologies Inc! – PDF Download

EVENTS/AWARDS – 2016

Penn State Research Foundation Grant – $12,000 – April 20, 2016

Penn State Fund for Innovation, Jump Start Program Grant – $75,000 – September 22, 2016

2nd Place – 2016 Invent Penn State University Technology Tournament – $50,000 – October 7, 2016

Presentor at FirstEnergy Economic Development Forum – November 21, 2016

Nominated for CBICC Excellence in Business Award – Entrepreneur of the Year – December 15, 2016

Bob accepting second place ($50,000) at the V&IP Conference
Bob accepting second place ($50,000) at the V&IP Conference.