Innovation Insights, LLC was founded in 2005 by Dr. H. R. (Pent) Penton, and today is providing consulting services, workshop s and seminars to Fortune 500 companies as well as small and medium sized firms and organizations. Pent has a B.S. degree from Florida State University and a Ph.D. from the Georgia Institute of Technology . He has held management and executive positions in R&D, strategy and strategic planning with AKZO, Ethyl Corporation, Albemarle Corporation, Amoco and BP with responsibilities in the U.S., Europe and Asia.
Pent has served on the Board of Directors of Plaskon Electronic Materials, LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Amoco Chemicals, the Industrial Research Institute and on the Board of Trustees of the Institute of Textile Technology. He is also on the Executive Education Faculty for Louisiana State University’s College of Business and Columbia University’s Teachers College, presenting executive workshops on strategy, innovation and scenario planning. Innovation Insights is headquartered in Baton Rouge, Louisiana with a satellite office in Roswell, Georgia, a suburb of Atlanta, and is a partnering consultancy with Value Innovation, Inc.