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Wayne Carpenter

He is a founding partner of Salish Coast Enterprises doing business as Skagit Valley Malting in Skagit Valley, Washington.

Skagit Valley Malting works closely with the farming community, the Port of Skagit, and the Washington State University Research Center to develop added value malt products from the unique grains bred for and grown in Skagit Valley and the Salish Coast region. The company has developed advanced process controlled equipment for custom malting of varietal grains and is establishing a complete food grain supply chain in the Skagit Valley in cooperation with the local farmers, local government and the WSU research Center.

He was a founding partner and VP of Engineering for SAROS Corporation which developed the first distributed document management system using client server technology. Wayne was promoted to President and CEO and lead the company through international expansion for nine years.

After leaving Saros, Wayne moved to Skagit Valley and worked as an executive coach and consultant designing business plans and software architectures, cultivating management and leadership attributes, formulating business strategy and financial planning for several local companies and entities.

Wayne has Bachelors and Masters Degrees in Mathematics from the University of Northern Iowa.

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Saturday, July 18

12:30pm CDT