Biography

Andy Joseph is the President of Apeks Supercritical, a Johnstown, Ohio based manufacturer of fully automated subcritical and supercritical carbon dioxide (CO2) botanical oil extraction systems. Apeks has been designing and manufacturing botanical oil extraction equipment since 2001 and introduced patented Valveless Expansion Technology in 2012. Apeks has more than 400 CO2 extraction systems installed in 20 states across the US and internationally. Andy is a US Navy veteran and earned his BS and MS degrees in Welding Engineering from the Ohio State University, and is the winner of the 2016 Ohio Valley Region EY (Ernst and Young) Entrepreneur of the Year.