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Posted: November 10, 2008
Selah Technologies' CEO to Join the Board of the Rutland Institute for Ethics
(Nanowerk News) Selah Technologies, an advanced materials
manufacturer, announced today that Michael Bolick, the company’s founder and
CEO, has been appointed to serve on the Advisory Board of the Robert J. Rutland
Institute of Ethics at Clemson University.
“I am honored to serve on the Advisory Board of the Rutland Institute for Ethics.
The mission and outreach of the Rutland Institute are an ideal venue to expound to
the students, the faculty and the community the importance of taking personal
responsibility for their actions and to instill that integrity, fairness and compassion
are essential components of any decision-making process. The importance of
making moral and ethical choices in life, as in business, cannot be overlooked or
overstated,” said Michael Bolick, President and CEO for Selah.
Selah Technologies obtained a worldwide exclusive license in 2006 from Clemson
University to develop and commercialize two nanotechnologies, branded Selah
Dots™ and Selah Tubes™. Selah Dots™ are patent-pending brightly luminescent
carbon based nanoparticles that can be used for various applications, including life
sciences, solar cells and anti-counterfeiting, among others. Selah Tubes™, enriched
carbon nanotubes protected under US Patent No. 7,374,685, have a number of
applications due to their impressive electrical and thermal conductivity properties.
About the Robert J. Rutland Institute for Ethics
As a land-grant institution, Clemson University has enjoyed a strong bond of trust
with students, faculty and the community for more than a century. Today, the
University strives to build on and strengthen that trust through the activities of the
Robert J. Rutland Institute for Ethics. The programs and activities of the Rutland
Institute for Ethics are multidisciplinary and are intended to benefit both the campus
and the community. Campus activities focus on three groups: students, faculty and
staff. Community programs are designed to reach as much of the community as
possible, with special attention directed to the business, education and professional
sectors. For more information, visit http://www.clemson.edu/ethics/.
About Selah Technologies
Located near Greenville, SC, Selah Technologies, LLC is a privately held advanced
materials innovator and manufacturer founded in 2006. Selah’s mission is to
consistently deliver high quality nanomaterials and nanotechnology enabled
products to the global marketplace. For more information, visit