11 May '11, 3pm

New CI post: Some thoughts on corporate cleantech

So if you can't use VCs as the ultimate sherpa, where can you turn? Fortunately, there are a number of great networking organizations that can be used to both build visibility, and to build a broad array of relationships, to find out more about what's going on across the entirety of the market. Corporations need to be joining these groups, even if they don't yet consider themselves a "cleantech company" -- not only because of the networking potential such memberships would bring, but also because, per the first point above, resource and input cost issues affect all companies big and small, regardless of sector. Joining these groups can be well worth any nominal corporate membership fee, if the relationships are initiated with a strong intent to maximize their value to the corporation, across strategic, sales, communications, recruitment, and potential policy dimensions. Co...

Full article: http://www.greentechmedia.com/cleantech-investing/post/so...

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