16 May '11, 4am
Slow Money NYC Presented 1st Entrepreneur Showcase and Resource Exchange This Weekend in Brooklyn
hosted its inaugural entrepreneur showcase and resource exchange at the Commons in Brooklyn, New York. Hundreds of people came to check out the ten finalists in the showcase and listen to panelists who spoke about how we can build a resilient, sustainable economy by increasing our investments in small-scale food and farming enterprises operating close to home. The resource exchange featured exhibitors who offer a range of services in the sustainable food and farming industry. The showcase featured the ten Slow Money NYC finalists, selected out of thirty-eight applicants, who gave presentations on their businesses. Attendees ranged from sustainable farmers, business developers, lawyers, accountants, accountants, potential funders and investors, as well as interested members of the general public.