Profile: Luke Pinkerton of Helix Steel
Luke Pinkerton of Helix Steel is changing the way the construction industry uses concrete.
Designmatters: Art education embraces social entrepreneurship
Designmatters: Art & design education embraces social entrepreneurship
Sanergy: Turning waste into wealth in Kenya’s slums
The Sanergy team received an E-Team grant in 2010 and went to Kenya for further research. Two immediate observations forced them to re-think their initial strategy.
Profile: I-Corps™ Team Bio-Adhesive Alliance
I-Corps™ Bio-Adhesive Alliance team has found a profitable solution to pollution and revolutionized the adhesives industry in the process.
Profile: I-Corps™ Team Mammoth Trading
With some additional financial help from the State of Illinois, Mammoth Trading was born, and not a moment too soon.
Profile: I-Corps™ Team SupraSensor
SupraSensor won Best in Show in the 2012 cohort at Stanford. Two National Science Foundation Small Business Innovation Research Grants followed, as well as six-figure grants from the state of Oregon, reaching $1.3 million in total.
GoodGuide founder puts smarter, greener choices at your fingertips
GoodGuide has been recognized by Fast Company as one of the World’s 50 Most Innovative Companies.
Greenlight Planet: Bringing light to millions off the grid
Greenlight Planet has leveraged 6,000 micro-entrepreneurs who are earning a steady income by selling the company’s solar lights in their own communities, illuminating their neighbor’s homes.