CleanStart was founded in 2005 as a nonprofit organization designed to accelerate the development of clean technology ventures within the Northern California region. Our mission is to empower entrepreneurs with the knowledge, capital and connections that are critical to creating a successful new business. We do this by:
CONNECTING the Northern California region’s clean tech community through The Sacramento Clean Tech Showcase, Clean Tech Executive forums.
PROMOTING the region’s clean tech economy in the annual CleanStart Progress Report, on social media & news outlets and at statewide and national events.
EDUCATING Clean Tech business leaders through classes and the Entrepreneurs Showcase sponsored by Velocity Venture Capital.
Gary Simon, Chairman
A seasoned energy executive and entrepreneur with 45 years of experience in business, government, and non-profits.
A high-capacity team leader with ten years of experience in strategic planning, Harris’ experience includes leadership in energy efficiency, operations management, and coaching entrepreneurs in business analysis, finance, business plan creation and market strategy.
A proven sales executive and entreprenuer with over 30 years of experience in building high performance sales teams and business development strategy.
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Folsom, CA 95630
Sacramento, CA 95814