Company: Bonumose LLC
Job title: Chief Executive Officer & Co-Founder
Mr. Rogers is the Chief Executive Officer and co-founder of Bonumose LLC, a start-up food ingredient company based in the United States (Virginia). Mr. Rogers has 25+ years of business experience as an early-stage company founder/CEO, investor, adviser, and attorney. Earlier in his career, Mr. Rogers created an animal food technology company using IP licensed from a U.S.-based research university. Notable achievements under Mr. Rogers’ leadership included: creating a consumer-branded product Field & Stream magazine named as one of the “50 Greatest Fishing Lures of All Time” (April 2006) (sold in big box and small retailers on 5 continents); and developing and commercializing several other innovative products, including animal vaccine delivery baits for wildlife carriers of zoonotic diseases, and more. Prior to his start-up experience, Mr. Rogers was a litigation and corporate lawyer. Areas of concentration included business disputes, intellectual property, business formation, and venture capital. Mr. Rogers is a graduate of the University of Virginia and the University of Virginia School of Law, and lives with his wife near Charlottesville, Virginia.
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