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Tyler Lorenzen

A graduate from the University of Connecticut, Tyler Lorenzen majored in International Business Management and led the football team as captain and starting quarterback. Tyler continued his football career in the NFL with the New Orleans Saints where he went on to win a Super Bowl Championship before retiring and starting the next chapter of his career. In 2011, Tyler joined PURIS Foods as President of the business to launch the company into the plant protein space. Today, Tyler captains the PURIS Leadership team and manages the Board of Directors for both PURIS Proteins and World Food Holdings.
    28 Aug 2019
    News Plant Protein | 4 min read

    Cargill invests additional $75 million to propel PURIS pea protein production in the US to meet surging market demand

    Minneapolis – (August 28, 2019) – Cargill has invested an additional $...

    15 Feb 2019
    News Plant Protein | 2 min read

    What do Tom Brady and PURIS have in common?

    PURIS and the Patriots have one thing in common: plant-based protein. ...

    15 Feb 2019
    Organic Sustainability | 3 min read

    Does Organic mean anything?

    The 2018 Natural Product Expo East in Baltimore was on the fringe of H...

    11 Jun 2018

    Part 1 of 3: What Does Organic Really Mean?

    What does Organic really mean? There was a time when organic wasn't a ...

    11 Jun 2018

    Part 2 of 3: Transition and Trust

    Transition and Trust. In a globalized food industry where imported ing...