Be Green Hub: Summer 2019 Pitch Event

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Bethesda, MD 20814

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Bethesda Green is thrilled to welcome you to our Be Green Hub 2019 Summer Pitch Event.

The Be Green Hub identifies and nurtures green, social impact for-profit start-ups. We look for businesses aligned with our vision for a sustainable, impactful, and purposeful economy.

Join us on the afternoon of Monday, June 17th for an opportunity to hear from the Be Green Hub entrepreneurs who are building businesses around innovative solutions to environmental challenges, and adding healthy and sustainable food options to the market.

We are extremely grateful to our hosts, DAI, for sharing their beautiful space with us for this event.


Event Agenda:

  • 4:00pm. Doors Open and Networking
  • 4:30pm. Program begins
  • 6:00pm. Reception. Connect with the entrepreneurs and mingle with others who share our vision for a sustainable economy
  • 7:00pm. Event ends


Keynote Speaker: Amita Shukla is the Founder & CEO at Vitamita and author of Enduring Edge: Transforming How We Think, Create and Change. She is an innovator and entrepreneur focused on creating transformative innovations for human health, well-being, and potential. She regularly advises companies and organizations and has been invited to present over 100 keynotes, lectures, and workshops to innovators, entrepreneurs, and leaders in industry, academia, and government. Amita is a member of the board of directors for TEDCO and Bethesda Green. (LinkedIn)


Special thanks to Be Green Hub organization and event sponsors and partners:

Montgomery County, Maryland | Diana Davis Spencer Foundation | Honest Tea | Capital One | DAI | Montgomery County Economic Development Corporation (MCEDC) | TEDCO | Maryland Business Incubation Association (MBIA) | Whiteford Taylor Preston | Marcum LLP | Mentor Capital Network | AWS | ADP | Aronson, LLC | CohnReznick | Consultance | InDinero | GALI | Google Cloud for Startups | Information Experts | Jackson Lewis | Mark Leisher Productions | Ridgeline Venture Law | The Tech Mensch | Saasinct | Mayorga


Presenting Be Green Hub Members

BTU Insight creates solar powered consumer products, including the SunOmatic, a window mounted solar space heater. Learn more. (2019 Cohort)

Dgrid Energy is the manufacturer, assembler, integrator, and distributor of the Solar Cool Cube, solar powered 20m3 energy station and walk in refrigeration system providing cold storage in emerging markets. Learn more. (2018 Cohort and Financial Award Recipient)

Elysian Holdings uses industrial hemp to create certifiably compostable packaging and containers. Learn more. (2019 Cohort)

Future Forward Foods is a health and wellness company that produces healthy, wholesome, engaging consumer packaged goods. Learn more. (2018 Cohort and Financial Award Recipient)

GOEFER is a plug-load energy solution providing value and savings to every appliance or device connected to our GOEFER Energy Management platform, because every watt matters. Learn more. (2018 Cohort and Financial Award Recipient)

Last Call connects users, in particular college students, with discounted unsold food from a variety of eateries in order to reduce food waste and provide access to more affordable meal options. Learn more. (2019 Cohort)

Living Canopies sells the Living Umbrella, an easy, smart, and environmentally friendly way to grow fruits, vegetables, or beautiful flowering vines above your head, while reducing stormwater flows and reversing the urban heat island effect. Learn more. (2019 Cohort)

Sugo Sauces create artisanal premium pesto sauces, which are prepared according to classic Italian recipes using organic, all-natural and locally-sourced ingredients. Learn more. (2018 Cohort)

Texiles is a startup clothing recycling service dedicated to eliminating clothing waste in the landfill. Learn more. (2019 Cohort)



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