Orlando, FL, June 09, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Healthe, Inc., the know-how chief in growing and deploying UVC sanitization options, introduced at present the appointment of former President of SodaStream, Gerard Meyer, as CEO. With a trailblazing historical past of disruptive model constructing, aggressive top-line progress, and a customer-centric, results-driven mindset, Mr. Meyer joins the corporate geared up to steer the subsequent part of progress and growth. Previous to launching SodaStream in America, Mr. Meyer held quite a few senior roles that spanned blue chip CPG, healthcare and technique consulting corporations. Mr. Meyer has an MBA from Harvard and a BS in Economics from Wharton.
“The Board is worked up to welcome Gerard to Healthe as the corporate continues on its path to pioneer modern Far-UVC 222 options,” mentioned Craig Cogut, Chairman of the Board, Founding father of Pegasus Capital Advisors, L.P and former founding accomplice of Apollo Advisors, L.P. “We’re dedicated to Healthe’s imaginative and prescient of ‘life in a unique mild,’ and Gerard’s expertise, data, foresight and drive will probably be invaluable as we proceed to innovate, scale our enterprise, and transfer towards the longer term.”
Healthe Board Member, Stephen M. Ross, Chairman and Founding father of The Associated Firms, whose flagship properties embrace New York’s Time Warner Middle and Hudson Yards, added, “We’re very happy to welcome Gerard into the Healthe group. We’re assured that below his management, Healthe will proceed to appreciate its imaginative and prescient, break new floor, and open new avenues of innovation within the UVC sanitization market. As an actual property proprietor, I consider deeply within the significance of Healthe’s options, that are necessary now, greater than ever. By means of Healthe’s collaborative work with Harvard College, NASA, and different companies, they’ve confirmed that Far UVC-222 mild can have a optimistic impression on human well being and biology, and we’re dedicated to growing these applied sciences to allow a greater future.”
“I’m thrilled to deliver my imaginative and prescient and expertise to Healthe and the fast-growing sectors we’re focusing on,” mentioned Gerard. “I look ahead to bringing the advantages of this game-changing know-how to new markets. Healthe’s modern merchandise are bettering indoor environments and serving to all types of companies, non-profit and federal, state and native authorities run entities get again to work shortly and with better confidence. I’m excited to affix this excellent workforce and assist usher the corporate into the subsequent part of its progress.”
Healthe’s merchandise are in use in high-profile locations all through many sectors of the US financial system. They embrace D.C.’s Capital One Area, the Miami Dolphins soccer services, Seattle’s iconic Area Needle, Nature’s Path manufacturing services, Magnolia Bakery (New York Metropolis), Tower Firms (Washington, D.C.), The Capstone at Royal Palm Senior Dwelling (Florida), Boll & Department retail shops, and the Florida Division of Veteran Affairs to call just some. Boeing has additionally just lately teamed up with Healthe on its latest launch of the Wand Pro resolution.
Along with Stephen Ross, a number of of Healthe’s different notable buyers embrace Matt Higgins, CEO of RSE Ventures and a Visitor Shark on “Shark Tank” and Scott Tannen, Founder and CEO of Boll & Department. Along with its buyers, Healthe additionally has a Scientific Advisory Board it established in 2020 to advertise the adoption and continued analysis of Far-UVC 222 know-how.
Healthe is the know-how chief in growing and deploying merchandise that incorporate UVC and Far-UVC 222 applied sciences which have been proven in independent studies to inactivate viruses and micro organism within the air and on surfaces. Healthe’s mission is to harness the facility of sunshine to create a safer, extra productive, and more healthy setting. Healthe’s Founder and Chief Science Officer is Fred Maxik, a former NASA scientist and one of many world’s foremost consultants in stable state lighting. Study extra at www.healtheinc.com and join on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Instagram.
Pegasus is a number one international non-public markets impression funding supervisor. For over 25 years, sustainability and well being have been on the coronary heart of Pegasus’ funding methods with quite a few award-winning portfolio corporations creating lasting optimistic impression. As the primary U.S. non-public fairness funding agency having obtained the Inexperienced Local weather Fund accreditation, Pegasus continues to construct on its expertise with new initiatives that create worth past returns. Study extra at: www.pcalp.com.
About Stephen M. Ross
Mr. Ross is the Chairman and Founding father of the Associated Firms, a worldwide actual property growth agency. He’s the proprietor of the Miami Dolphins and co-founder of RSE Ventures alongside co-founder and CEO, Matt Higgins. Mr. Ross is a trustee of New York Presbyterian Hospital, the Urban Land Institute, the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation International, and is a director of the Jackie Robinson Foundation and the World Resources Institute.