Judge, 2012-2013 Global Finals
Dr. DiFelice is a veteran entrepreneur and has been focused on commercializing clean energy technologies for over a decade. He has started, operated, and invested in four companies as CEO or co-founder and has driven two privately held clean technology companies to profitability. Dr. DiFelice is experienced at advancing innovative products from the demonstration stage to market, including transferring technologies from universities and national laboratories. He is working with US Renewables Group on energy-focused venture capital investment opportunities. Dr. DiFelice holds a Ph.D. in Chemistry from Virginia Tech, an MBA from Kenan-Flagler at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and Bachelor and Master of Science degrees from the Rochester Institute of Technology.