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Priva CEO joins AGROWN board

November 20, 2014  By Dave Harrison

Nov. 20, 2014 — Dr. Sue Raftery, founder and CEO of AGROWN, has announced that Priva Worldwide CEO Meiny Prins has joined the AGROWN corporate board.

Prins joined Priva, a world leader in horticulture management and controls, in 2003. In 2009, she won the Prix Veuve Cliquot award as Business Women of the Year. In 2009, she was also awarded the first Cleantech Star of the World Wildlife Fund.

She is a member of the Dutch Trade Board, Cleantech Advisory Board, and the Supervisory Board of Triodos Bank.


Dr. Raftery noted that Prins is a global force in the horticulture industry. She is a leading voice on sustainability issues and is a much sought after authority by both governments and industry.

AGROWN LLC is a developer of advanced high technology controlled environment greenhouses (AGroDome). The company is focused on the integration of NASA space proven energy technologies and green energy with proven Dutch style greenhouses.

AGROWN’s training division, CEA Worldwide, is North America’s first skills-based training program for the protected agriculture industry.

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