Our first guest today is Robert Montenegro, Executive Vice President – Water Utility/Municipal at Grundfos. Mr. Montenegro discusses The Role and Importance of Water Utilities in Keeping Our Water Safe.
Did you know that the average person in U.S. uses an average of 2,000 gallons of water per day – a rate that’s higher than any other country in the world. And, over the past four years, water scarcity has become more real for Americans, as we watched Californians cope with extreme droughts and Michigan residents express concern over their water quality.
Robert Montenegro, Executive Vice President – Water Utility/Municipal at Grundfos, is a mechanical engineer and brings nearly 30 years identifying and marketing solutions for the pumping, treating, and sustainable/responsible development of water and wastewater systems. To find out more about the water cycle and water usage, as well as take part in an interactive water footprint calculator and water-saving tips, visit www.whorunsthewater.com
Our second guest today is Dr. Leonard P. Guarente – Director of MIT’s Glenn Laboratory for the Science of Aging and Chief Scientist of Elysium Health. He will discuss the subject of the scientific search for extended youth, healthier life and understanding aging. This subject has become a key focus in the field of science and medicine.
Leonard P. Guarente is the director of MIT’s Glenn Laboratory for the Science of Aging, where he is a Novartis Professor of Biology. Dr. Guarente is best known for his research in longevity, in which his lab discovered that sirtuins, a type of protein, slow the aging process in a wide variety of organisms. He is the author of “Ageless Quest: One Scientist’s Search for Genes That Prolong Youth.” In addition, Dr. Guarente is also co-founder and chief scientist of Elysium Health, a company dedicated to delivering scientific breakthroughs in health and making them accessible to consumers.
More About Elysium HealthTM
Elysium Health’sTM mission is to solve the biggest challenges in health with science, to help people live healthier, longer lives. Working directly with the world’s leading scientists and clinicians, Elysium HealthTM translates advances in science and technology into effective, scientifically-sound products that help people manage their health in an actionable way. For more information go to medium.com/elysium-health
Our last guest today is Lawrence Allen commentator and executive recruiter and author Chocolate Wars, Tree Of Liberty, Hang Neck Ridge, Hamburger Heaven, The Last, The Lost, and the Least, and launching today on the show the newest series with Kathryn Raaker, Elizabeth Bromwell: Chronicles of an Expat Spy. Volume 1
Mr. Allen is the winner of Let’s Just Talk Radio’s Best Political Thriller of 2014 Award for his novel: Tree of Liberty. Lawrence lived and worked in China for over two decades. He worked for both Hershey and Nestle, and based on his years on the front line of the global chocolate industry’s chocolate war in China. Mr. Allen lived and worked in Asia for over two decades—fulfilling the senior leadership needs of Fortune 100 global companies in the must-win markets of China and others in the Asia Pacific Region. www.treeoflibertyusa.com www.chocolatefortunes.net
To order the book go to Amazon.com -Elizabeth Bromwell: Chronicles of an Expat Spy