Tag: sustainability

How two entrepreneurs are fighting mosquito-born illness, one bat at a time

When the travel bug hit, Christopher Rannefors and Harrison Broadhurst, co-founders of BatBnB, found their plans thwarted by a different kind of itch — mosquito bites. Both planning to start families in the near future, Rannefors and Broadhurst found their itineraries limited by the growing Zika scare. “… Along with most of our friends who … read more

Reducing Waste, Bridging the Communication Gap and Other Positive News

Tech In an effort to address the problem of never ending waste from single-use plastic water bottles, a tech company is even infiltrating New York bodegas to help. You buy a reusable water bottle from Reefill and pay $1.99 a month for unlimited access to filtered water in bodegas around the city. The founder came up with … read more

IndieGoGo Interviews COMMON Co-Founders Rob Schuham & John Bielenberg

COMMON is an umbrella brand geared towards social change, created in January 2011 by three highly prolific visionaries eager to provide a collaborative platform for entrepreneurs. This past year, COMMON Hoops launched on IndieGoGo;  a campaign raising to empower the youth community in Alabama with the skills needed to transform salvaged materials into basketball backboards. … read more