Director of Biochar Ontario

Ottawa – July 11, 2015 – Sixth Element Sustainable Management, a “boutique” consulting firm specializing in commercializing innovation, and evaluating the business preparedness and commercial potential of technology developers and their projects, is proud to announce that Gerald Kutney will continue as director of Biochar Ontario. Gerald attended the Annual General Meeting of Biochar Ontario held at Trent University in Peterborough, ON, where the directors were elected and biochar production demonstrations were carried out.

“Biochar Ontario, which aspires to be the lead promoter and facilitator for all aspects of research, application, and dissemination of information relating to biochar in Ontario, is still in its developmental phase, and I look forward to contributing to the organization’s success,” stated Gerald Kutney, the Managing Director of Sixth Element Sustainable Management.  “The full potential of biochar has yet to be realized, not just in terms of food production but also in terms of reversing climate change.”

Sixth Element Sustainable Management provides executive management services for inventors, entrepreneurs, investors, and public sector agencies in new technology, start-ups, and early-stage ventures. Our focus is start-ups and early-stage companies that do not have the senior management depth or experience. Besides business mentoring and executive coaching, services include analysis of first project selection, strategic, operational, business development, and administration leadership, business and financial planning, financing strategies, techno-commercial evaluations, feasibility studies, and contract negotiations.