Bryan Tracy Co-Founder and CEOWhite Dog LabsBryan Tracy, PhD, is the CEO and co-founder of White Dog Labs, Inc. (WDL) Previously he was CEO and co-founder of Elcriton, which was acquired in 2014. WDL is inventing and commercializing biochemical technologies to produce renewable chemicals and fuels through novel technologies that simultaneously consume carbohydrate and gaseous feedstocks in fermentation. WDL is particularly focused on bio-acetone, -isopropanol and –ethanol production. Bryan is an expert in genetic engineering of bacteria and fermentation process development with many peer-reviewed academic publications. He is also a supplemental faculty member at the University of Delaware, a technology to market consultant for the ARPA-E, founding member of the ACS GCI Biochemical Technology Leadership Roundtable, and board chair of the Delaware Sustainable Chemistry Alliance. Bryan is also passionate about public service and youth development, whereby he serves as board chair of the Forum for the Advancement of Minorities in Engineering (FAME), is an inaugural mentor in the Delaware Youth Leadership Network and is a Leadership Delaware fellow. Bryan received a BS in Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering from North Carolina State University, during which time he worked for Novozymes N/A, and a PhD from Northwestern University.