Capabilities

Our Capabilities are rooted in our communitystrategic partnerships and a network of collaborators who integrate leading science and technology with consumer-facing food and health products and services.

Our Unique Capabilities

Long-term relationships built on patient capital from curated family offices and venture capital groups with extensive experience in the food and health industries

Deep relationships with food industry experts, executives, academic organizations, and leading researchers in food and health

Development of a venture foundry adjacent to the University of California, Davis – a leading global food and health university – to further develop and integrate these capabilities

Go-to-market capabilities including product development, business strategy, marketing expertise, and consumer connection

Ability to facilitate successful science-technology/product-service pairings

Our Partners

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Innovation Institute for Food and Health at the University of California, Davis

Mission

A leading community for those working to realize metabolic health by reimagining how food is grown and made through use-inspired research translating to product and service creation.

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Barnstorm Foundry

Mission

To build food and health companies with defensible, scalable, affordable, and sustainable consumer-facing products and services led by exceptional talent in partnership with the world’s leading university-based experts. 

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FoodShot Global

Mission

An innovative organization empowering bold ideas and companies to accelerate the transformation to a healthy, sustainable, and equitable food system.  Each year, FoodShot Global launches a FoodShot – a MoonShot for Better Food –  competition to catalyze best-in-class, scalable, impactful and inspired solutions.

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