Douglas Horne

Founder & CEO

A serial entrepreneur with business acumen in corporate development across several industries, Doug has proved to be a visionary. During his time elected as a Member of Legislative Assembly for the Canadian Province of British Columbia he contributed to many roles including Deputy Speaker, Parliamentary Secretary to the Premier and Co-Chair of the Foreign Relations Committee of the U.S. Council of State Governments West. As a politician, he drove projects that promote sustainability, most notably completing the Evergreen rapid transit line to the community he served after years of delay.

A dynamic leader, Doug has built and financed numerous companies, including a world-renowned design firm that led the master planning of Sochi 2014 Olympics. After decades of running successful companies, Doug founded Evanesce with a mission to challenge the crisis of plastics. He is a passionate advocate of sustainability and is purposefully focussed in providing responsible solutions to the industry.

News & updates

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Jan 19

Evanesce Wins the People’s Choice Most Innovative Product Award

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Dec 31

45 career opportunities available in South Carolina. Attend our job fair in January

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IPPE 2022 event
Jan 25

IPPE 2022

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Sustainability in US 2022 conference
Mar 9

Sustainability in Packaging US 2022

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Oct 23

Pack Expo International

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