Selected Honors and Awards

Recent Awards

Marrone Bio Innovations CEO Pam Marrone Receives Agrow Award

October 30, 2014
Founder and CEO of Marrone Bio Innovations, Pam Marrone, has received a 2014 Agrow Award for “Best Manager with Strategic Vision”. This award recognizes a manager who through a strategic initiative was able to achieve clearly identifiable targets in areas such as new product launches, new market penetration and company performance.

The Agrow Awards were developed to recognize excellence in the crop protection and production industries. Entries are evaluated using a wide range of criteria by an independent judging panel consisting of a group of experts from around the world.

Agrow held its annual awards ceremony in Amsterdam on October 29. Agrow is a leading provider of news, analysis and data to the global agriculture industry.

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Pam Marrone Honored at Outstanding Women Leaders (OWL) Awards

October 28, 2014
SACRAMENTO, CA – The National Association of Women Business Owners Sacramento (NAWBO-Sac), recognized approximately 30 nominees and named nine women as Honorees at the 2014 Outstanding Women Leaders (OWL) Awards. OWL nominees are women business owners and entrepreneurs, and leaders of area non-profit organizations in the Sacramento Valley region.

The award ceremony began with the ‘Wind Beneath Our Wings Award’ awarded to Dr. Pam Marrone, founder of Marrone Bio Innovations, Inc. who has been a pioneer in a traditionally male dominated world of bio insecticides. Marrone started the company in 2006 to discover and develop effective and environmentally-responsible, biologically-based products for pest management and plant health. In August 2013, she led the company to be listed on the NASDAQ stock exchange.

The Outstanding Women Leaders (OWL) Awards was established in 1997 to recognize and celebrate outstanding women business owners in the Sacramento Valley region. The event is a tribute to women entrepreneurs and corporate leaders who have advanced the status of entrepreneurial excellence and community leadership.

Marrone Bio Innovations Senior VP R&D, Emeritus Professor Alison Stewart to visit Brazil on Prestigious Research Fellowship

DAVIS, Calif., May 27, 2014 – Emeritus Professor Alison Stewart, Sr. VP R&D and Chief Technology Officer at Marrone Bio Innovations Nasdaq: MBII) visited The State University of Santa Cruz (UESC), Bahia to work with Associate Professor Leandro Loguercio on a 3 year funded project ‘Understanding and exploiting beneficial microbes for sustainable agriculture development in northeast of Brazil’.

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Previous Honors

10/02/12
Marrone Bio Innovations Named to Global Cleantech 100 List

11/14/2012
GRANDEVO Awarded “Best New Biopesticide” by Agrow

09/13/2012
MBI Recognized as Top 5 Early Market Leader by Artemis Project

12/14/2011
Ag Professional Names Grandevo a Top 10 New Product of the Year for 2011

07/14/2011
Grow California Names MBI a “Game Changer” for 2011 (PDF)

05/17/2011
Marrone Bio Innovations Honored for Innovative Water Technology (PDF)

04/26/2011
Pam Marrone Recognized for Leadership & Innovation by NRDC (PDF)

11/03/2010
Marrone Bio Innovations Receives “Best New Biopesticide” at Agrow Awards

06/08/2010
Marrone Bio Innovations Selected by The Artemis Project™ as a Top 50 Water Company (PDF)

03/16/2010
DPR Recognizes Eight Organizations for Reducing Pesticide Use

03/11/2009
Pam Marrone Honored for Support of UC’s Research Mission (PDF)

11/25/2008
Governor Names Marrone Bio Innovations Winner of 2008 Top Environmental Leadership Award

11/17/2008
Astia Honors Pam Marrone with Clean Tech Innovator Award

06/16/2006
Finalists for the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year(R) Award Announced in Northern California

05/30/2006
Marrone Bio Innovations Wins Best of Show at GCN Angel & VC Summit (PDF)

05/24/2006
Marrone Bio Innovations, Pam Marrone wins Best of Show at Golden Capital Network Angel and Venture Capital Summit (PDF)