Soli Hires Tesla Veteran Jeff Jackson as Chief Infrastructure Officer
ROCKINGHAM, Va., Feb. 17, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — Soli Organic Inc. (“the Company”), the nation’s only soil-based, indoor farming company delivering 100% USDA certified organic produce, has announced a new membership of the leadership team, building on its track record of attracting top talent across admired companies, and bringing the best thinking from across innovative fields to controlled environment agriculture. The Company has named Jeff Jackson as Chief Infrastructure Officer, leading building, geographic expansion, clean and low-carbon energy sourcing, scaled design, and facility innovation.
Jackson joins the Company following its recent close of a nearly $125 million Series D funding round. His expertise, combined with Soli Organic’s existing facilities design and development team, will drive the build-out of additional high-tech, automated, soil-based indoor farms in key locations across the country, supporting the Company’s position as a leader in innovative agriculture.