ProGrowTech CEO Andrew Myers was recognized among young horticulture industry leaders nationwide in Greenhouse Product News’ annual 40 Under 40 awards.
Honorees are nominated by their peers and chosen based on the exceptional contributions they have made to their companies, customers and communities to help shape the future of the horticulture industry. This year’s class of winners includes university professors, greenhouse growers, business owners, software experts, scientists and more.
Andrew is the only LED lighting expert to be recognized this year, selected for his commitment to creating sustainable growing solutions to reduce food insecurity and his commitment to advancing horticulture through politics, which includes co-authoring the 2010 Arizona Medical Marijuana Act. He has been involved in public policy related to horticulture and cannabis cultivation for almost a decade, serving as a board member and executive director of the Arizona Dispensaries Association as well as co-founder of the Arizona Medical Marijuana Association.
As CEO, Andrew is in charge of establishing and executing ProGrowTech’s vision, driving the implementation of operational, research and product development activities to help expand the company’s footprint nationwide.