A veteran entrepreneur, Bert’s main career focus has been bringing strategic advantages to industries in need of innovation. As a result of his unique vision, Bert has been able to penetrate niche markets with improved processes and products that increase efficiency, reduce costs and save energy. Bert holds multiple patents for fabrics that have added unparalleled benefits to a variety of industries. Each company he has owned has successfully achieved majority market share. Most recently, in addition to the fabric used for Medical Grade Scrubs, Bert discovered and received a patent on a fabric that acts as a germicidal protective barrier and a second patent on an incontinent pad utilizing this fabric. Bert has a third patent pending on the process and reaction generated when nanowashing these fabrics. Bert created Enviro-Linen to demonstrate how implementing better standards and systems for garments, textiles and the people wearing and using them, can improve positive outcomes within health, personal, and family care.