Andrew Myers is co-founder and CEO of ProGrowTech. In addition to establishing and executing the company’s overarching vision, he is instrumental in driving the implementation of operational, research and product development activities to help expand the company’s footprint nationwide.
A team builder whose strength rests in leading groups dedicated to tech development, Andrew recognized the immense, untapped potential of LED technology as a game-changer in agricultural use, especially as the demand for quality harvests increased within an energy-conscious climate. In what would become a pioneering opportunity for advanced LED lighting solutions, he founded ProGrowTech in 2015, bringing together experts from the horticulture, lighting, legal and financial sectors.
Charting new territory in lighting science, Andrew and his team are revolutionizing the way LED technology is used with large-scale indoor growing operations. Under his leadership, ProGrowTech has developed the world’s most efficient and uniform agricultural LED lighting solution for indoor growing all types of crops. The company continues making advancements and is on the cusp of other lighting science breakthroughs that will further help growers increase profitability, yield and energy efficiency. Andrew’s commitment to innovation in cannabis, horticulture lighting and beyond hasn’t gone unnoticed – he was recognized as one of Greenhouse Product News’s 40 Under 40 in 2018.