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FastCompany.com Reviews Plenty’s San Francisco Facility

Posted on: June 21st, 2019 by Kirenaga Partners
Plenty is once again in the news, getting recognition for the development of its San Francisco facility over the last couple of years. FastCompany.com, who last got to explore the facility in 2017, has gotten the opportunity to take a sneak peak at ... Read Full Article

Violet Gro Partnering With University of Florida

Posted on: June 20th, 2019 by Kirenaga Partners
Violet Gro has announced it is working with researchers from University of Florida Institute of Food & Agricultural Sciences (UF/IFAS) Mid-Florida Research and Education Center (MREC) to further explore the use of ultraviolet light in indoor grow ... Read Full Article

KIRENAGA OBSERVATIONS: Lyft Off?

Posted on: April 15th, 2019 by Kirenaga Partners
Two weeks ago, the ride-sharing company Lyft had its IPO - raising more than $2 billion with a $20+ billion market cap. Since then, Lyft's stock price has declined by 16% while the overall market has risen. But here’s the deal: investors who th ... Read Full Article

Violet Defense Garners Attention of Innovation & Tech Today

Posted on: April 11th, 2019 by Kirenaga Partners
Innovation & Tech Today has published an article acknowledging the potential of Violet Defense to revolutionize cleanliness. Specifically recognized is how Violet Defense's proprietary Surface and Air Germ Elimination (S.A.G.E.) technology can not on ... Read Full Article

Former Twitter CFO Joins Plenty Team

Posted on: March 15th, 2019 by Kirenaga Partners
Mike Gupta, who helped Twitter go public in 2013 as CFO, has joined the Plenty executive team in that role. His previous experience also includes stints at Yahoo, Docker Inc., and Zynga (where he also contributed to IPO efforts.) Mike has substa ... Read Full Article