Feedinfo News Service, the world’s leading source of business information for the agribusiness and biotechnology industries, recently conducted an interview with BRI CEO Dr. Giles Shih to discuss the company's planned 2014 launch of its novel xylanase feed enzyme Xylamax(TM)360-P. "Building a sustainable feed enzyme business depends on delivering consistent performance and building long-term value, regardless of feed cost gyrations," said Dr. Shih, adding "with the ever-increasing cost of feed, producers are looking for ways to limit the cost of feed while still maintaining a high level of production in their livestock...enzymes are part of the solution."To read the full article, click here.
We are proud to announce that Bonnye Talbot has taken a new position within BioResource International, Inc. as a Nutrition Research Associate. In her new position, Bonnye will be responsible for the day-to-day management of poultry feeding trials and analysis of the various samples that are collected during the trials. Prior to accepting the new position at BRI, Bonnye spent the last three years as a Research Associate at BRI and started with BRI in 2008 as a QA/QC Specialist. Bonnye received her B.S. in Poultry Science from NC State University. We are very pleased to see Bonnye step into her new role as Nutrition Research Associate and look forward to her assistance in support of products that BRI is researching and marketing for the poultry industry.
We are proud to announce that BRI was a featured company at the Ag Biotech Entrepreneurial Showcase held October 10 at the North Carolina Biotechnology Center in Research Triangle Park, NC. As one of the entrepreneurial companies invited to present at the event, BRI CEO Giles Shih shared the BRI story, their current success and discussed their plans for the future. We are excited to be part of this showcase of agricultural biotechnology business and technology development in North Carolina. We hope that our story might inspire, inform and educate the attendees about new opportunities in ag biotech in general and animal health and nutrition specifically, two areas which we are very passionate about. For more information about the Ag Biotech Entrepreneurial Showcase, visit https://www.ncbiotech.org/AgBiotechShowcase.
We are proud to announce that BRI has been featured in the Khan Academy’s latest online entrepreneur interview series produced by the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation. The series features video interviews accompanied by creative animation and includes three interview segments with BRI CEO Giles Shih as he talks about BRI’s story and shares his thoughts on the importance of education and turning an idea into a business. We are excited to be invited by the Kauffman Foundation to participate in this novel Khan Academy series on entrepreneurship. To be included in the same series as celebrity entrepreneurs such as Elon Musk and Richard Branson is an honor. We hope our videos will inspire, inform and help educate aspiring entrepreneurs. To see the Kauffman Foundation/Khan Academy entrepreneur interview series, visit https://www.khanacademy.org/r/entrepreneurship.