Funds up to $ 50K per team
Takes 8% equity
Offers 3 Mentors
Funds 20 startups per year
Markets Agriculture Biotech Food Health/Medical Agribusiness +7
FOOD-X Fall 2015 is scheduled to launch in sometime between mid-Sept. We are currently accepting applications on a rolling basis....
FOOD-X Fall 2015 is scheduled to launch in sometime between mid-Sept. We are currently accepting applications on a rolling basis.
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Staff

Joe Foxton
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Joe Foxton PD Food-X is interested in helping startup companies to revolutionize the food industry
Lydia Alvarez
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Lydia Alvarez Operation
Nolan English
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Nolan English Program Coordinator Food-X is interested in helping startup companies to revolutionize the food industry
Vanessa Ferragut
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Vanessa Ferragut I'm a sustainable event planner in Washington, DC & a local food enthusiast
Alan Clayton
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Alan Clayton Roaming mentor, program leader, and a bit more
Sean O'Sullivan
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Sean O'Sullivan engineer, serial entrepreneur, VC, co-coiner of term "cloud computing", etc
Shawn Broderick
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Shawn Broderick Troublemaker.

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Recommendations

Janice Baldwin

I recommend Craig Chapman for FOOD-X III New York Summer 2015 Program. He is an excellent choice.

Farms Farmers CEO at Chiwetalu agro business firm

Founder & Director of Legal Non-profit that provides services to small farmers of color in rural communities high in poverty that strive to eradicate hunger and legal disparities.

Andrea Magelli Mentor at Chef Arena

How to improuve the food system ? Talking and engaging young people and people that cook and buy food at the grocery store - which best method than gaming ? Gasification is a big opportunity not really developed to change the food system - really no competitors were founded in this kind of contest/gaming and we we think to the huge impact zynga games as FarmVille had only a big thing can happen - strong team - winning model and a huge virality potetial throught the association between gaming and good food !! Let's start it !!! Be part of chef arena ! Masterchefs are also online not only in TV ...