The Long, Lonely Road

re. sustainable agriculture, courting investors, & the truth about entrepreneurship Two weeks have passed since I flew to NYC and met my business partner to pitch AgImpact Fund, a sustainable farmland private equity strategy, to an impact investor. It was our best shot yet at getting our … Continue reading

What’s the Deal? – VC Part I

re. venture capital, crowdfunding, and cleantech November was marked by dozens of on-campus company presentations, “office hours” sessions, and networking events.  These were matched by the weekly exodus of my classmates to New York and Chicago for interviews. Fortunately, I’ve escaped … Continue reading

Joining the Revolution

re. basketball legends, urban farming, and the Good Food Revolution MacArthur Genius Will Allen recently came through town for the grand opening of Interfaith Food Shuttle’s (IFS) new urban logistics post in downtown Raleigh, for which Growing Power, Will’s non-profit organization, will … Continue reading