Footprint develops and manufactures shaped fiber and paper into bio-degradable, compostable products. Their vision is to eliminate single-use & short-term used plastics. The company has helped eliminate over 50M pounds of plastic since its launch in 2014. Troy Swope is the Co-founder & CEO of Footprint. He has a degree in biochemistry from Arizona State University. This year Footprint was announced the winner of the prestigious NextGen Cup Challenge for its fiber-based alternative manufacturing process for making cups and lids.