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Currnt facilitator
Adam Malofsky, PhD
Managing Partner, Elemence - We Help, Listen & Learn - $2.5B products sold/yr - Collaborator, Coach, Innovator & Advisor

  • Focus: Contributions are valued by peers
  • Accountability: Thoroughly contributes in all areas
  • Sense of Urgency: Consistently responds in a timely fashion
  • Team: Frequently supports and responds to peers
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Location: Cincinnati, Ohio Area

Awards earned:

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Level: LEVEL 06

12 month points: 18373 ptsView details

Total points: 19675 pts

skills
Materials 483
Chemistry 413
Manufacturing 213
Patents 211
Formulation 173
Chemicals 166
Education 156
Polymers 124
Plastics 113
Coatings 111
Cosmetics 109
Leadership 100
Energy 82
Sustainability 81
Packaging 76
Automation 65
Consulting 64
Biotechnology 52
Materials Science 51
Surgery 50
Adhesives 45
Water Treatment 41
Automotive 34
Commercialization 31
Interviews 27
Consumer Products 26
Medical Devices 25
Strategy 24
Electronics 20
Paint 19
Composites 18
Construction 18
Product Development 17
Consumer Behavior 16
Fibers 12
Biochemistry 11
Sealants 10
Chemical Engineering 9
Polymer Science 9
Adhesive Technology 8
Innovation Management 5
Snack Foods 4
Market Development 3
Business Strategy 3
Tissue Engineering 2
R&D
Sales Management
Market Analysis
Cleantech
Venture Capital
Process Optimization
Entrepreneurship
Executive Management
Mergers & Acquisitions
Polymer Chemistry
Resin
International Business
Clean technology
Process Engineering
New Business Development
Green Chemistry
Start-up Consulting
Organic Chemistry
Research & Development
Business Analysis
Cross-functional Team Leadership
Start-ups
Research and Development (R&D)
Business Development
Automotive Engineering
Career Development Coaching
Strategic Partnerships
Private Equity
Green Technology
Sustainability Consulting
Building Materials
Medical Research
Biomedical Engineering
Management Consulting
Consumer Insights
Adhesive Bonding
Adhesive applications (Hygiene, Packaging, Tapes and Labels)
adhesive tapes
Adhesive Formulation
Pressure Sensitive Labels
Ink
Printing technology
Coatings Technology
Coating Technology Confectionery and Pharmaceutical Industries
Reactor engineering
Pharmaceutical Industry
Water Resource Management
Recycling Technology
Recycling Industry
Nail Polish formulation Expert
Nail Care
Fabric Development
Fibers and Composites
Nonwovens
3D Printing
Food Science
Food Technology
Drug Release
ingredient functionality
PROFILE

Summary

Hi, I'm Adam!

My colleagues, our clients and I love doing the impossible - together.

After collaboratively leading the creation and commercialization of a truly profitable, high impact, global materials platform that's also green and clean, I now focuses upon collaborating with awesome people to improve life.

Our work specializes in tangible products where materials, assembly and manufacturing technology innovations can have transformational impact on final products and services and thus society. Our teams specialize in high impact, global scale opportunity identification, evaluation, assessment and, where logical, product, business or venture creation. Our award winning, deep experience spans from the internet of things and computing and electronics to building and construction to medical to automotive to food and consumer products. I especially love innovation theory, practical application and education.

I truly enjoy partaking in identifying white space opportunities and then employing practical, high speed, value oriented innovation and development strategies that frequently allow for the successful commercialization of new technology platforms, not simply evolutionary improvements.

I also founded and was Chief Executive Officer, Chief Innovation Officer Sirrus, Inc., formerly Bioformix, Inc, a venture recently acquired by Nippon Shokubai. Sirrus' energy efficient, advanced manufacturing polymer platform company within a $500 billion overall opportunity. I was also President and Principal of ABM Associates, LLC, a 16 year old materials innovation company responsible for such breakthroughs as Liquid Bandage and Dermabond medical adhesives, D’Addarrio’s musical string technology and the base technology for those fresh cut apples you buy your kid.

I received a BS in Chemical Engineering from Lehigh in 1987 and an MS in 1988 and PhD in January 1991 in Polymer Science from the University of Connecticut.

Experience

Acting Chief Executive Officer & Founder

Farmed Materials, LLC

May 2015 - Present

Farmed Materials focuses upon transformative high performance plant derived polymer and chemical platforms, beginning with the Russian dandelion elastomers. Versus other typical big market, long time to approve and support product approaches, FM focuses upon high value, unique applications and the associated partnerships to drive success through asset leveraging. Our success? In less than two years we've industrially grown the two largest crops since World War II when Russia supplied most of it's rubber needs from said dandelion from really Kazakhstan. Our products? Powerful interest for unique products that have nothing to do with tires!

Managing Director

Elemence

April 2014 - Present

www.elemence.net.....formerly....www.elemenceadvisors.com

Our initial engagement engagement is always free!

The power of team work, focus and determination! Our client collaborations have created $2.5 billion in new annual revenue!

The result? Rapid, persistent, sustained growth and added capabilities versus ever larger consulting bills.

Product and service creation and application for the benefit of mankind and profitability are our passions. Using the principles of "Adaptive Innovation"​, creating, assessing, evaluating and commercializing materials and assembly innovations that are truly practical and deployable drive that passion. With over $2.5 billion in products sold every year from our careers, you can count upon our rock solid experience partnered with yours to cooperatively grow your business, create your business and transform peoples'​ lives.

Specifically, we can act as advisors, partners, directors or even lead an entire startup effort. We typically charge 1/5th or less of our competition as we are interested in fast, impactful results, not long engagements where dragging it out becomes the objective versus your success.

We have deep materials and assembly technology expertise, including chemicals, polymers, natural products, composites, rubbers and their use in assembling a wide variety of consumer, industrial, food and medical products.

Give us a call! Let's talk a bit. We're sure that after a short while, we'll both be excited to explore what's next!

Check us out at www.elemence.net

Independent Educator

University Lecturer, Entrepreneurship and Materials Technology Innovation

January 2014 - Present

With a wealth of real world corporate, start-up and due diligence experience in material technology innovation, development, scale up and commercialization, Adam is now taking time to give back by lecturing on his experience and concepts, including Adaptive Innovation developed with Steve Levin. Adam is available to teach seminars, courses, talks or single class engagements as the client requires. Adam is also very interested in mentoring or working with high school, undergraduate and graduate students and teams as well young start ups and small business in a variety of fields.

Dad to Two Awesome Children

Brandon & Nicole Malofsky's Dad - WPI & Lehigh

November 1999 - Present

ACTIVITY
  • Sep 2018 - Dec 2018

    Participated on a KnowledgeStream™: "Currnt Facilitator Innovation "

    Facilitation
    Workshop Facilitation
    Online Facilitation
    Online Community Moderation
    User Experience Research
  • May 2018 - Aug 2018

    Participated on a KnowledgeStream™: "Exploring the Commercialization of Capsulation Technologies"

    Capsules
    Microencapsulation
    Encapsulation
    Formulation
    R&D
    Microencapsulation Technology
  • Feb 2018 - Jul 2018

    Participated on a KnowledgeStream™: "Exploring Biodegradable Plastics in the Environment"

    Biodegradable Polymers
    Suppliers
    Capacity
    biodegradable packaging
  • Feb 2018 - Jun 2018

    Participated on a KnowledgeStream™: "The Future of Self-Repairing Materials and Surfaces"

  • Feb 2018 - Jun 2018

    Participated on a KnowledgeStream™: "Exploring the Strategies for Selling Intellectual Property"

    Intellectual Property Strategy
    Monetization
    Competency Management
    Licensing
    Innovation Development
    Innovation Management
    Patent Strategy
    Research Management
    Innovation
    Ideation & Innovation
  • Oct 2017 - Feb 2018

    Participated on a KnowledgeStream™: "Exploring Innovations & Solutions in Bathroom Cleaning"

    Bathroom Cleaning
    Toilet cleaning
    Bathroom Sanitation
    Residential Cleaning
    Home Cleaning
    Cleaning Service
  • Feb 2018 - Dec 2018

    Facilitated on a KnowledgeStream™: "Exploring the Ecosystem Surrounding 'In-the-moment" Personal Performance Management"

  • Feb 2018 - Dec 2018

    Facilitated on a KnowledgeStream™: "Exploring the Ecosystem Surrounding Lifestyle Performance Management"

    Performance Management
    Performance Improvement
    Ecosystem Development
    Partnerships
    Product Development
    Ecosystems
    Life Style Management
    Lifestyle Management
    Lifestyle Brands
  • Dec 2017

    Participated on a Sprint: "Exploring the Application of UV LED Technology in Water Treatment"

  • Dec 2017 - Dec 2018

    Facilitated on a KnowledgeStream™: "Exploring Conjugation of Molecular Structures with Metal Ions"

    Conjugation
    Conjugated Polymers
    Conjugation Chemistry
    Metal ions
    Materials Science
    Formulation Chemistry
  • Oct 2017 - Dec 2018

    Facilitated on a KnowledgeStream™: "Exploring Disruptions in the Lubricants, Coatings and Plastics Industries"

    Formulation
    Lubricants
    Lubricant Formulation
    Lubrication Technology
    Chemistry
    Lubrication Engineering
    Cosmetic Formulation
    Lubricant Market Development
  • Sep 2017 - Dec 2018

    Facilitated on a KnowledgeStream™: "Exploring AI Technologies in Life Sciences"

    Artificial Intelligence
    Life Sciences
    Machine Learning
    Algorithms
    Biotechnology
    Pharmaceutical Industry