February 22, 2017
Suddenly, oceans are everywhere.
The run-up to the big United Nations Ocean Conference in June began with last week’s preparatory conference and the first voluntary commitments to meeting Sustainable Development...
February 16, 2017
Startups in seafood and aquaculture technology raised $193 million in 2016, a 271% increase on the $52 million raised across both 2014 and 2015, according to AgFunder research.
Investment in seafood-related...
William J. Dowd
February 10, 2017
Congressman Seth Moulton, D-Salem, has been a strong advocate for the North Shore and New England fishermen whose bottom lines he says are hurt by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's imposed catch...
Houma Today: Workshop, competition offered for shellfish-related businesses
NC IDEA: NC IDEA Foundation Awards Ecosystem Partner Grant to Marine Bio- Technologies Center of Innovation
WilmingtonBiz: UNCW Announces Shellfish Workshop, Initiative For...
Ola Wietecha. January 31, 2017.
Organizers of Fish 2.0, a biennial contest that exposes seafood startups to investors, will redouble efforts to encourage business-to-business networking at this year's event
This year will mark...
CARMEL, CALIF., January 25, 2017
Application period opens for seafood entrepreneurs who want to accelerate growth and impact; over 60 percent of Fish 2.0 finalists gain new investment, partners, or customers
The Fish 2.0 2017 business competition for...
January 25, 2017
Fish 2.0 will hold a free three-day business development workshop for South Atlantic and Gulf Coast shellfish entrepreneurs at the University of North Carolina Wilmington (UNCW) March 15–17, 2017. Participants will learn how...
The Advocate, Global Aquaculture Alliance.
Lauren Kramer, January 23, 2017.
Aqua-Spark gives financial boost to LoveTheWild, makers of unique frozen seafood meals.
When LoveTheWild co-founders Jacqueline Claudia and Christy Brouker started looking...
The Advocate, Global Aquaculture Alliance.
Katherine Gustafson, January 16, 2017.
Champions of Change recipients say innovation key to industry's growth and acceptance.
Every year for the last eight years the Obama administration has awarded...
Monica Jain, January 6, 2017
There’s a global divide at the heart of the seafood industry: the businesses that most need new technologies are often continents away from the businesses creating them
Small-scale seafood operations in...
Forbes. Anne Field December 22, 2016.
What a difference a year makes, especially in the life of a startup. About a year ago, we met Salty Girl Seafood and Bureo, two fledgling social enterprises and winners of the Fish 2.0 business competition....
December 23, 2016
Fish 2.0 Competition Adds Dedicated Track for Southeast Asia Seafood Entrepreneurs
New track guarantees three spots at final event for Southeast Asia participants; February workshop in Bangkok gives entrepreneurs a head start...
WickedLocal.com: Innovation in fishing industry key to sustainability, says Moulton
Saving Seafood: Fish 2.0 business competition to host New England, southeast Asia workshops
Undercurrent News: Fish 2.0 business competition to host New England,...
December 12, 2016
Three-day program in Boston area provides business-building advice and training, plus a head start on applying for the global Fish 2.0 competition; workshop applications are due Jan.
Fish 2.0 will hold a free three-day...
December 6, 2016
“If you had the opportunity to generate income for a whole island, what would you do?”
That’s how Lili Kawaguchi opened her pitch during the closing session of Fish 2.0’s Pacific Islands business development workshop. The...
Walton Family Foundation
Getting Investors Excited About Sustainable Seafood November 9, 2016
Anyone who’s spent time in the sustainable seafood sector will tell you it’s a growing industry, full of creativity and innovation – one ripe for...
Marine Ecosystems and Management (MEAM)
Impact investing for ocean ecosystems and users: Capital available, but projects needed!October 3, 2016
For decades, the idea of ‘socially responsible investing’ meant little more than not including...
The Fiji Times: Expert advice for firms
The Fiji Times: US calls for sustainable fish stock
WWF Pacific: US Ambassador opens Pacific Workshop for the 2017 Fish 2.0 Competition
Loop Samoa: Fish 2.0 returns to the Pacific
The Fiji Times Online
United States ambassador to Fiji Judith Cefkin made these comments during the opening of the FISH 2.0 business development workshop in Suva today and added that the US placed priority in promoting sustainable...
WASHINGTON, D.C., October 4, 2016.
Monica Jain named one of 12 White House Champions of Change for Sustainable Seafood
On Friday, October 7, the White House will recognize Fish 2.0 founder Monica Jain, Fish 2.0 alumnus Alan Lovewell and 10 other...