Rich Cavagnaro, Mr. Cavagnaro has nearly 25 years of international business experience in strategic marketing, business development, product development and commercialization of new products and services in a broad spectrum of industries. His experience spans such industries as catalysts, adsorbents, drinking water, process separations, paint & coatings, adhesive & sealants, pharmaceuticals and others. Since 2002, Mr. Cavagnaro has led the growth of AdEdge Water Technologies to be recognized as the market leader in the U.S. of arsenic treatment installations and is considered the market leader for the number of installed drinking water systems worldwide. In addition, AdEdge was recognized in 2011 by the Greater Hall Chamber of Commerce as Small Business of the Year. Also in 2011, Rich and AdEdge were also recognized by the GA Legislature for their contributions to the State of GA. In June 2013, Rich was named Metro Atlanta Chamber of Commerce’s Businessperson of the Year for the experienced entrepreneur category. Rich is also the Founder of a 501(c)3 charity called Helping Hands for Water. In 2011 AdEdge along with HHFW installed a treatment system to remove arsenic from the drinking water in the Andes Mountains of Argentina the treatment system is expected to double the life expectancy for the town of 6,000 people.