Kim McKnight

Co-founder of Summerhill Biomass Systems

"From the Laboratory to the Marketplace"

Not all inventions make economic sense and others require economic sense to get to market.

About Kim

Kim McKnight, a history major turned mechanical engineer, believes that entrepreneurship is cultural. It's not taught - it's in the DNA. McKnight definitely has entrepreneurial spirit in his bloodline. Kim, along with his father, invented powder fuel systems and founded Summerhill Biomass Systems.

With his unique background as an entrepreneur and inventor with multiple patents, McKnight possesses the ability to map out an economic growth path for his inventions – identifying those that can go from the laboratory to commercial success.

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