CEO & Founder
Mr. Hirsch is PGT’s CEO and a founder.ÃƒÆ’Ã¢â‚¬Å¡Ãƒâ€šÃ‚Â He is the primary inventor of our games and platforms. ÃƒÆ’Ã¢â‚¬Å¡Ãƒâ€šÃ‚Â Prior to founding PGT, Mr. Hirsch was the President & CEO of Oragenics, Inc., a publicly traded biotechnology company (NYSE: OGEN).ÃƒÆ’Ã¢â‚¬Å¡Ãƒâ€šÃ‚Â At Oragenics, he led the company from technical insolvency to a market capitalization high of $100MM. ÃƒÆ’Ã¢â‚¬Å¡Ãƒâ€šÃ‚Â Prior to joining Oragenics, Mr. Hirsch founded and operated a boutique legal and investment banking practice with a focus on advising and financing distressed, publicly-traded, emerging technology companies. Mr. Hirsch has experience in corporate restructuring as a manager at Deloitte in San Francisco and in venture capital as an associate with the Cottonwood Group, a seed-stage venture firm in Silicon Valley.ÃƒÆ’Ã¢â‚¬Å¡Ãƒâ€šÃ‚Â Mr. Hirsch has earned an MBA (MSIA) from the Tepper Graduate School of Business at Carnegie Mellon University, a JD from Drake University Law School, and a BA in Economics from Indiana University. He is a licensed attorney in the States of Indiana and Florida.
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