Shin Sakane is the founder and CEO of Seven Dreamers Laboratories, Inc., a lifestyleinnovations company, founded withthe concept of applying technologies to develop consumer products that have impact on people’s lifestyle.Prior to founding Seven Dreamers, Mr. Sakane was with I.S.T Corporation, a specialty materials company, and worked in various positions within the company for several years before becoming the president and CEO in 2003. While in charge of I.S.T, Mr. Sakanewas responsible for doubling the company’s revenue in 5 years time, and oversaw successful acquisition and integration of an advanced materials company. In 2011, Mr. Sakaneresigned his position to establish Seven Dreamers. Under his leadership, SevenDreamers has been a recipient of several awards including the 2017 Special Jury Award for Technology Innovation Award by the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry of Japan. Mr. Sakanecompletedhis doctoral program (Ph.D.) with honors, in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at the University of Delaware in 1999 and was a recipient of the graduate student Glenn Skinner Memorial Award for Excellence at the same university.
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