HOW IT ALL BEGAN
T4 Manufacturing Inc. is a premium manufacturing company located in the heart of Northern California in the charming city of Rio Vista located only 60 minutes from San Francisco and 45 minutes from the state capitol in Sacramento. This unique location will provide a central facility for our operation. We are teamed with several state of the art laboratory equipment manufacturers and will use their latest and largest state-of-the-art patented processing machines. The product will be the purest possible quality and the highest quantity by percentage yield. We combine integrity and passion in the manufacturing of every product we produce, in order to benefit the health and well-being of individuals. The processing of botanical and extracts, allows us to responsibly provide high quality products to our customers.
Jeremy Ducharme, CEO
Jeremy has 20 years in sales and marketing and a degree in business administration. Jeremy started his sales force in Emeryville, California, where he trained and led a team of 80 reps who quickly tackled the business to business sales for companies like Intuit, DHL, Waste Management, and North American Bankcard throughout the Bay Area. Jeremy later pursued his business passion opening a popular pizza restaurant named Pizza Pucks. Pizza Pucks focused on a novel pizza concept which landed them contracts with Levy Restaurant Supply. Additionally, kiosks were opened at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway, Sonoma Raceway and will soon be at Oracle Arena.
Sinu Pohar, CFO
Sinu was born in India and migrated with his family to the United States when he was 9 years old. He finished his high school in Philadelphia area and eventually completed his Electrical Engineer Degree from Georgia Tech. Sinu has 12 years of corporate experience and expertise in the Telecommunications industry. He considers himself to be a true entrepreneur by participating in other industries such as Real Estate and Financial Services. He also has extensive experience in the Food & Entertainment industry that includes owning and operating a Restaurant/Bar/Club, Deli Shop and a large Banquet Hall. He is also involved in Finance and Business Development of the upcoming New Industry in California.
Willem Lavarius, LEAD SCIENTIST
A talented and accomplished Techno-Social Scientist and Serial Inventor. Highly familiar with Agricultural, Fuel, and Medical issues. Knowledgeable in all aspects of the climate change, agricultural toxicity, and medical problems. Able to deliver solutions from these three global horrifying problems through inventing many world-class inventions such as our supercharged oil.
Ricardo Parada, VP SALES
Rick is a long time businessman and real estate investor who is fully committed to the Medicinal and Botanical products Industry. He owned and operated a successful medical outlet from 2010 to 2012. He also started a distribution company that focuses on Medicinal and Botanical products in the San Francisco bay area. He is currently co-owner and operator of a well established festival operation which is a trade show in Northern California that brings together all of the brand names in the Industry. Ricardo brings a vast knowledge base of the industry and a plethora of connections.
Jesse Carruthers , Extraction Specialist
Jesse is a long time business investor, cultivator, who is fully committed to the Industry. Jesse brings a vast knowledge base of the industry and a plethora of industry connections. Jesse has been highly trained in the fine art of extraction and is a vital part of the T4 extraction lab team.
Dave Valenti, Equipment Specialist
Dave is a transportation specialist and long time local Vacaville resident. Dave’s attention to detail along with his drive and work ethics makes him a perfect fit to our team. A true adventurer at heart, Dave’s involved with professional dirt track truck racing, competition fishing and outdoor sports. Amazingly resourceful, and a technical mechanic in several fields makes Dave a valuable asset to the T4 Family.
Kelly Love, MARKETING DIRECTOR
Due to his extensive knowledge of internet marketing and over twenty-five years experience as a business owner, we have selected Kelly Love as our Director of Marketing at T4 Manufacturing. Kelly began marketing during his time in the music industry, where he was the Director of Manufacturing and Production for Hawino Records. He then went on to create Love Enterprises, a marketing company that caters specifically to clients in the music industry. Love Enterprises designs custom marketing materials and merchandise for a number of top national touring artists in a variety of genres. He is also the owner and CEO of Strong Dry Carpet Cleaning Systems LLC, a company that creates and markets start-up service businesses across the U.S. Additionally, Kelly also owns Love’s Dry Carpet Cleaning, a successful multiple-truck carpet service in his local area. In order to give his clients the best rankings possible, Kelly dedicated himself to studying Search Engine Optimization (SEO) for over a decade. As a current member of the SEO community, he utilizes cutting edge techniques to make sure his clients and his businesses are the top internet results in their respective fields. With his wealth of knowledge and experience, Kelly is a great asset to our T4 Manufacturing team.
Frances DeNoto Reynolds, LEAD MICROBIOLOGIST
University of California, San Francisco Diabetes Center Matthias Hebrok, Director
University of California, San Francisco Diabetes Center Jeffrey A. Bluestone, Director
Specialist, Department Safety Coordinator, Dept. Facilities Manager, Dept. Lab Manager
Responsible for the efficient functioning of the labs within a unit housing both basic and clinical research; purchase and maintain equipment and supplies, supervise staff; assure compliance with city, state, and federal regulations and renovate out dated facilities.
University of California, San Francisco Metabolic Research Unit John Baxter, Director
Specialist, Laboratory Manager
Studies on the regulation of human growth hormone, over production and enzymology of human pro-renin, and structure-function relationship of the thyroid hormone receptor isoforms.
University of California, San Francisco Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Department of Biochemistry/ MRU Howard M. Goodman John D. Baxter 1978-1984
Associate in Research
Assisted in cloning and sequencing the human growth hormone and insulin genes; developed techniques to establish phage and cosmid libraries and gene transfer by electroporation into cell lines
University of California, San Francisco Department of Biochemistry
Howard M. Goodman and Herbert Boyer
Staff Research Associate
Developed and perfected techniques for plasmid purification, restriction and modifying enzyme purification, antibody production and RFLP analysis.
Yale University, New Haven Dept. of Molecular Biology and Biophysics
Sherman M. Weissman
Tissue culture, viral infection, propagation and purification. RNA sequencing
Fiddes, J.C., Seeburg, P.H., DeNoto, F.M., Hallewell, R.A., Baxter, J.D., and Goodman H.M.
Structure of the Genes for Human Growth Hormone and Chorionic Somatomamotropin.
Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 76, 4294-4298, 1979.
Cordell, b., Bell, G., Tischer, E., DeNoto, F.M., Ullrich, A., Pictet, R., Rutter, W.J., and Goodman, H.M.
Isolation and Characterization of a Cloned Rat Insulin Gene.
Cordell, B., DeNoto, F.M., Atkins J;F., Gesteland, R.F., Bishop, J.M. and Goodman, H.M.
The Forms of tRNA trp Found in Avian Sarcoma Virus and Uninfected Chicken Cells Have Structural Identity but Functional Distinctions.
The Journal of Biological Chemistry 9358-9368, 1980.
Goodman, H.M., DeNoto, F., Fiddes, J.C., Hallewell, R.M., Page, G.S., Smith, S., and Tischer, E.
Structure and Evolution of Growth Hormone Related Genes.
In: Miami Winter Symposia Vol. 17 (W.A. Scott, R. Werner, D.R. Joseph, Julius Schultz, Eds.) 155, 179, 1980.
Frances M. DeNoto, David D. Moore, and Howard M. Goodman.
Human growth hormone DNA sequence and mRNA structure: possible alternative splicing.
Nucleic Acids Res., 9, 3719-3730, 1981
- DeNoto and H. Goodman
Chromatography through Bio-Gel A-150
Molecular Cloning, T. Maniatis, E.F. Fritch, J. Sambrook Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, 1982
Baxter JD, Duncan KG, Cl1u WN, James MN, Rt1ssell RB, Haidar MA, DeNoto FM, Hsueh Wand Reudelhuber TL:
Molecular Biology of human renin and its gene.
Recent Prag in Hormone Res 47:211-57 (1991)
Frances M. DeNoto, Duncan KG, Chu WN, Reudelhuber TL, Kushner P and Baxter JD:
High Level Expression of Recombinant Human Prorenin: Improved Amplification by Gene Linkage and Characterization of Trypsin Activation. IN PREPARATION
Chaoshen Yuan, Jean Z.H. Lin, Douglas H. Sieglaff, Steven D. Ayers, Frances DeNoto-Reynolds, John D. Baxter, Paul Webb
Endocrinology. 2012 Jan; 153(1): 501–511. Published online 2011 Nov 8. doi: 10.1210/en.2011-1325
Jean Z Lin, Douglas H Sieglaff, Chaoshen Yuan, Jing Su, AnithaChristy s Anumanayagam, Sharareh Firouzbakht, Jamie J Cantu Pompa, Frances DeNoto Reynolds, Xiabo Zhou, Aleksandra Cvoro, Paul Webb
Gene Specific Actions of Thyroid Hormone Receptor Subtypes
PLOS ONE January 3, 2013
UCSF Chancellor’s Council
Search Committee for the Director of EH&S
Search Committee for the Director of International Students and Scholars
UCSF Diabetes Center ACC 5th Floor Renovation Project
UCSF Lab Managers’ Group Steering Committee
UCSF Diabetes Center 11 th Floor Renovation Committee
UCSF Water and Energy Awareness Campaign UCSF Facilities Management Advisory Committee
UCSF Scientific Equipment and Supplies Advisory Committee UCSF Environmental Health and Safety User Committee
San Francisco Citizens Advisory Committee for the Central Freeway
Mayor’s Community Advisory Committee for the Redevelopment of Hayes Valley Public Housing
Oak- Fillmore Neighborhood Association, President