THE STIXFRESH MISSION
Slowing down nature is speeding up progress.
At StixFresh, our mission is threefold:
(1) To develop and commercialize groundbreaking and innovative technologies that will significantly reduce waste via all-natural and safe methods
(2) To create a business that comprises high-performing, driven individuals with altruistic values, and
(3) To deliberately and purposefully honor all people involved in this process, including our investors, employees, strategic partners, suppliers, and customers.
Together, we're putting an end to the waste.
Meet Our Executive Leadership Team
MOODY SOLIMAN, MS/MBA
Experienced entrepreneur and startup founder with over 15 years of experience in the Medical Device, Biotech and AgTech industries. Previous leadership roles included the product launch and commercialization for a Biotech start-up, the manufacturing of a Class III interventional cardiology medical device, and the introduction of a 510(k) neurological medical device. Moody has a passion for delivering products that ultimately improve people’s health, safety and quality of life.
STEVE HULTENG, MME/PE
A veteran in the high-tech engineering and manufacturing industry, Steve knows the ins and outs of successfully leading diverse teams of senior engineers, research scientists, business administrators, and corporate executives. With a strong background in problem solving, Steve implements a system-based approach with his teams to plan, execute, and monitor progress toward an end goal.
PATRICK VAN DIJCK, PHD
An expert in molecular microbiology, Patrick has received international recognition for his research on signal transduction pathways and fungal biofilms, as well as for his development of unique novel tools. For StixFresh, he has created a robust testing platform to gauge our formulation’s effectiveness. As Chief Scientific Officer (CSO), Patrick leads all current and future R&D efforts.
OZGUR YILDIRIM, PHD
An accomplished innovation leader with over 20 years of experience in global organizations including Hewlett Packard (HP) and Intellectual Ventures. Ozgur led the successful launch of 20+ technology development projects with promising global product and market applications. He is driven to pioneer highly cross functional initiatives at the intersection ofscience, engineering and business.
Driven to discover, Zhafri is a creative and resourceful inventor who’s always looking to make a positive impact in his community and around the world. With a rich background in technological innovation, he’s an expert at delivering simple solutions to complex problems. As he sees nature’s gifts as the future of technology, Zhafri actively focuses on sustainable, eco-responsible ideas.