Derek Pedersen

SC Launch Inc. Board of Directors

Derek Pedersen is a seasoned entrepreneur with 15 years of experience spanning multiple companies. After graduating with a degree in Mechanical Engineering, he founded a software company that grew to 36 people and sold for eight figures. Derek then served as Executive Vice President for Therapy Brands where he helped manage the transitions of five acquired companies. Over the next three years, he published a children’s book, served as temporary president of a cybersecurity company, and designed an alternative N95 mask for Prisma Hospital System. Currently, Derek is launching a line of wine grape-infused chocolates to national retailers (e.g., Cabernet Sauvignon Chocolate Truffles).