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Zuleyka Strasner: Now at your Doorstep — Zero Waste Groceries

Zuleyka Strasner: Now at your Doorstep — Zero Waste Groceries
Zuleyka: Zero Grocery is on a mission to remove plastic from the food system. Most global plastic waste comes from food consumption, so we are changing the way we consume food. We are the first plastic-free online grocery store in the US. This means that your groceries and everyday goods — everything from fresh produce and prepared foods to pantry staples to home and personal care goods — are delivered to you without any trash. 

Clinay Cameron: Creating a Thriving Community for Youth Like Her

Clinay Cameron: Creating a Thriving Community for Youth Like Her
Clinay: Thanks for having me, Spiffy! There is an immense need for underserved black and brown youth to be introduced to non-technical roles in tech, game, and production companies. Many of these youth fall through the cracks when they clearly have an innate talent that is not being recognized by teachers, family members, and others. In fact, they may have numerous opportunities in the tech world — many jobs and careers are being created daily that don’t require a computer science or engineering background.

Dr. Nicholas Pashos: Finding Insight Everywhere

Dr. Nicholas Pashos: Finding Insight Everywhere
Nicholas: At BioAesthetics, we’re focused on transforming lives through advancements in biomaterials. We’re developing products for use in reconstructive surgeries helping patients physically and psychologically by improving quality-of-life. Our first product is NACgraft – an acellular biologic graft for the regeneration of the nipple-areolar complex (NAC) for patients undergoing breast reconstruction, generally following a mastectomy due to breast cancer.