Fruits of our Labor

bioMASON on Inc.com

Learn how growing bioMASON bricks reduces global building industry carbon emissions on inc.com.

Tethis raises $2.1 million

Learn how Tethis is saving the world, one diaper at a time in the Triangle Business Journal.

WasteZero at B Inspired Portland

John Campbell of B Corp WasteZero shows how a new approach to problem-solving helps one business cut the USA’s trash problem in half. Watch the 13:51 minute video!

bioMASON in WIRED magazine

A story in the November 2015 issue of WIRED magazine explains how bioMASON is growing bricks from trillions of bacteria.

WasteZero in The Atlantic magazine

Learn how WasteZero is helping humans stop filling the world with trash in the July/August 2015 Issue of the The Atlantic.

\ndustrial.io announces expansion and launch of “fake incubator”

\ndustrial.io is expanding their office space… Not only have they moved out of the basement, but they now occupy two floors complete with real windows to the outdoors!  What’s more, they are launching a “fake incubator”… Read more about what that means here.

Sustainable Industrial Solutions Becomes \ndustrial.io

One of Acorn’s first innovestments, and the only company we’ve been a part of since before it was a company, Sustainable Industrial Solutions, has changed its name to \ndustrial.io following a successful equity raise! We are excited to invest alongside and work with the team at Bay Grove Capital on this new phase in \ndustrial.io’s

5 startups that are reimagining the world

Check it out! Two of our portfolio companies (bioMASON, Tethis) made the list for five startups that are reimagining the world, according to CNN Money.