Company appoints Gino Addiego, SVP of Engineering, Operations and Quality at Applied Materials
White Dog Labs announced today that Gino Addiego has been appointed to the company’s board of directors.
Dr. Addiego brings over 30 years of experience in engineering, operations and quality in the semiconductor equipment industry, an industry requiring the utmost manufacturing precision and quality. Gino’s current responsibility includes the global manufacturing operations of Applied Materials, the leading semiconductor equipment manufacturer with $17B in revenue.
“We are pleased to welcome Gino to our Board of Directors at this important next stage of WDL’s evolution,” said Bryan Tracy, WDL’s CEO. “With the agreement to acquire our first plant and the move of our products into production, Gino’s expertise in large scale global operations and quality management will be invaluable in guiding WDL.”
Cargill and WDL have recently announced an off-take agreement for ProTyton™, WDL’s premium protein product which is an important feed ingredient in aquaculture. The company has developed and scaled up the anaerobic fermentation process for the product and is gearing up to start production.
“I am excited to join the WDL Board,” said Dr. Addiego. “I look forward to working with the company’s board and management to advance production and operations globally.”