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Graphene has been called “the most exciting material of the 21st century.” The material is one 100,000th the thickness of human hair, is well over 100 times stronger than steel but is six times lighter. It is transparent, flexible and can conduct electricity more efficiently than copper.

GrapheneEntrepreneur.com is an extension of the National Association and supports NGA’s mission “to connect current and future stakeholders, facilitate innovation and foster commercialization of graphene. As the premier networking and communication platform in the United States, NGA establishes a forum for graphene entrepreneurs, researchers, , suppliers, developers, investors, venture capitalists and government agencies to speed development and integration of this amazing technology in national commerce.”

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To bring readers the latest news and interesting stories about graphene, innovations, developments and the behind the industry.

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Allison Buchanan
CEO
Allison Buchanan is CEO of New Media Lab, providing leadership to both National Graphene Association and GrapheneEntrepreneur.com. She is an award-winning executive with extensive management, marketing and communications experience, having held corporate roles in marketing and sales with Pillsbury, Berkshire Corporation and Ecolab. She operated her consulting firm, Buchanan Group, was the senior executive at The Focus Group, a full-service marketing, advertising, digital and PR firm prior to joining New Media Lab. She graduated cum laude from the University of Mississippi with a Bachelor of Arts in Journalism and minors in Art and University Scholars. EMAIL

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Jared Senseman
Editor in Chief, GrapheneEntrepreneur.com
Jared Senseman is an award-winning editor, journalist and photographer with over five years of experience in the industry. While living abroad in London, England for two years, he worked as a commissioning editor for Presentation Guru Publishing Ltd., an international media company based in Cambridge. He graduated from The University of Mississippi with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Print Journalism and an English minor. He obtained a Master of Arts in Publishing from Kingston University in London. EMAIL

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Meggie Carter
Vice President of Sales
Meggie Carter is Vice President of Sales for GrapheneEntrepreneur.com. She is responsible for advertising, branded content and other partnership and sponsorship opportunities at GrapheneEntrepreneur.com. She has extensive experience in market , writing, event planning, promotion and trade shows. She earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Integrated Marketing Communications and a minor in Business Administration from The University of Mississippi. EMAIL

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Dr. Ed Meek
Founder & President
Dr. Ed Meek is former CEO of Oxford Publishing, a national publishing and trade show group and a former Assistant Vice Chancellor for Public Relations and Marketing at the University of Mississippi. GrapheneEntrepreneur.com and the National Graphene Association are part of Dr. Meek’s vision to be a driving force to facilitate graphene commercialization in the U.S. He is the founder of the Tupelo Furniture Market, one of the largest exhibition centers in America, a Fellow of the American Council on Education and was awarded the Mississippi Governor’s Distinguished Citizen Award. He is the author or co-author of several books. He and his wife, Becky funded the creation of the Meek School of Journalism & New Media at the University of Mississippi, and profits from all ventures go to the school. EMAIL