Reilly’s HempVet was recently acquired by Revolution Enterprises, a multi-brand business related to hemp and cannabis cultivation, manufacturing, extraction and retail.
FreshTracks Capital announces the return of Peak Pitch, a start-up business pitch event on the slopes, scheduled for Thursday March 28th. Now in its fourteenth year, Peak Pitch brings aspiring entrepreneurs and investors together for a unique version of the classic “elevator pitch.” At Peak Pitch, a shared chairlift ride gives entrepreneurs the opportunity to… Read more »
At the pitch-off event of Road Pitch 2018, the winning pitch was delivered by Erik Johnson the founder of Synticos. When choosing Synticos as the winner, the Road Pitch rider group noted that Synticos clearly explained the problem that it was solving and identified a substantial market opportunity and had an excellent group of advisors with industry knowledge and experience.
Virtual Peaker has launched real-time arbitrage for residential smart devices as part of its Distributed Energy Resource Management (DERMS) offering.
DrinkSimple has partnered with carton firm SIG to launch its Original Maple Water variety DrinkMaple in SIG’s combidome carton, made with 75% renewable raw wood material. Drink Simple is the first product to be packaged in the ‘combidome’, created by SIG. According to SIG, the combidome is made of the pulp from trees in forests… Read more »
The fifth annual FreshTracks Road Pitch will be held July 30th through August 2th 2018. Schedule and prize package announced.
FreshTracks portfolio company, Mamava, has announced the launch of The Mamava Mini by Steelcase, the result of a design collaboration between Mamava, expert in lactation accommodations.
FreshTracks Capital joined several Vermont technology and clean energy communities in its investment in Virtual Peaker, a cloud-based energy management platform that is helping utilities build the grid of the future.
Mamava founders, Sascha Mayer and Christine Dodson, are being recognized by the US Small Business Administration for employment growth, financial success, expansion and community involvement.
FreshTracks Capital announces a new investment in the award-winning Vermont distillery, Caledonia Spirits, maker of Barr Hill Gin, Tom Cat Gin, and Barr Hill Vodka. This is the fifth Vermont company that FreshTracks has invested in during 2017.