The Thrive Accelerator is a highly selective mentorship and investment program for technology-enabled startups in the Precision Agriculture space. The companies in the accelerator were selected from a rigorous cross-functional judging and selection process applied by some of the top Technology and Agriculture thought leaders including Forbes, Verizon and Western Growers. The awards will honor the top ranked companies that started the Thrive Accelerator in July 2014. The winning companies are eligible to be evaluated for funding levels up to $5 million.
Mark Bartolomeo | Vice President, Global Enterprise Sales, Verizon
Chris Boody | Chief Technology Officer, SVG Partners
Hank Giclas | Senior Vice President, Science & Technology & Strategic Planning, Western Growers
John Hartnett | Founding Partner, SVG Partners
Bruce Taylor | Founder & Chief Executive Officer, Taylor Farms