The ColorZen Team
Our team consists of some of the most talented and specialized experts in their fields. We cover all aspects of the cotton supply chain, including spinning, dyeing, chemistry, and operations. This allows us to provide a turnkey solution to our customers, offering them best-in-class technical support.
Michael HarariCo-Founder & CEO
Michael founded ColorZen in 2012 to fuse his business experience with his desire to have more meaningful environmental and social impact.
Eli HarariCo-Founder & Board Member
Eli is a co-founder of ColorZen. He brings to the company 35 years of experience in fashion design and manufacturing.
Robert F. Kennedy, JrPartner & Board Member
Robert F. Kennedy, Jr is an American environmental attorney, author, activist, clean technology entrepreneur, and radio host.
Dr. Joseph McGeeBoard Member
Most recently, Dr. McGee was an EVP of Strategic Planning and Development at Jabil. He holds a PhD in Thermodynamics and Fluid Mechanics.
Jon David WillinghamPartner & Board Member
Jon David has a deep background in finance, sustainable investment, and growing disruptive operating businesses.
Tony M. LeonardInventor & Technical Director
Tony Leonard is the inventor of ColorZen’s proprietary technology, fulfilling a lifelong dream of bringing his idea to the market.
Chip BolickTechnical Manager, Dyeing
An expert in dyes, chemicals, and color application, Chip brings more than 25 years of industry knowledge to ColorZen’s customer dyehouses.
Jennifer HigginsVP, Business Development
Jennifer’s experience includes 25 years in the fashion industry, with expertise in both textile R&D and raw material supply chain management.
Chuck CostnerTechnical Manager, Spinning
Chuck has more than 30 years of extensive knowledge in designing spinning houses, while working for two of the world’s largest spinning equipment manufacturers.