From optics engineer to founder of YC backed material sciences company – Dr. Whitney Gaynor, CEO of Sinovia TechnologiesFeatured
Hi Elphas! I’m Dr. Whitney Gaynor CEO and Co-Founder of Sinovia Technologies. Our company is using materials that we developed to print displays for small electronics and IoT applications. We went through YC in Winter ‘17 and raised our series A last year. We’ve won backing from the National Science Foundation and Department of Energy.I studied Materials Science and Engineering at Stanford and MIT and worked as an Optics Engineer at Nanosys prior to starting Sinovia Technologies in 2011.Ask me anything about operating in sustainability, applying for awards, fundraising for materials science startups, R&D, building a team, pioneering in a new frontier, leadership or anything else!