Bill Birgen is not only the founder and CTO of SAVRpak but he is also the inventor and author of the many patents which identify the unique technology used to keep delicate leafy greens fresher longer, without chemicals. SAVRpak’s inventions won the UN Sustainable AgTech Challenge and was named by Time Magazine as best invention of 2021. He also won the X-Prize $1M medical tech challenge in 2020. Prior to co-launching SAVRpak Bill was a bona fide rocket scientist.