Advisors to Photonz Corporation
Dr David Kyle
Dr Kyle has spent over 30 years in the biotechnology industry. He is the founder of four biotech companies in the United States and Canada, including Martek Biosciences Corporation, which was founded in 1985 and acquired by Royal DSM N.V. in 2011 for $1.1B USD. He has extensive experience in the translation of new scientific discoveries into commercial businesses, the protection of intellectual property rights, and in raising money and negotiating strategic partnership deals for early stage biotech companies. Dr Kyle has been the recipient of a number of awards for his scientific expertise including being named Maryland Innovator of the Year in 2003, and being inducted into the US Space Technology Hall of Fame in 2009 for his contributions to science and industry in the United States. Dr Kyle presently lives in California where, in 2011, he founded DJK Consulting Services LLC (www.David-Kyle.com ).