Backstage Pass: Scaling a Startup with Grenova
Join the startup community for an evening of storytelling and networking with Richmond’s greentech startup, Grenova.
Ali Safavi and Will Thompson from Grenova™ will share Grenova’s growth story and the benefits of having experienced counselors in their corner. The panel includes two key Grenova advisors, Andrew White of Williams Mullen and Larry Eiben of Thirdline Capital, and will be moderated by Krissy Gathright, Startup Virginia Board Member and Venture Investor.
Grenova™ is an award-winning, innovative company revolutionizing lab consumables through high-quality waste reduction solutions. With 800% growth over the past two years, Grenova seeks to deliver groundbreaking approaches in dealing with plastic consumables that lower costs in the laboratory industry and reduce biohazard waste in the environment. Grenova is headquartered in Scott’s Addition in Richmond, VA, with over 50 employees.
- Ali Safavi – CEO and Founder, Grenova™
- Will Thompson – CFO, Grenova™
- Andrew White – Partner, Williams Mullen
- Larry Eiben – Co-Founder, Thirdline Capital
- Krissy Gathright – Moderator
- 5:30 PM – Networking and Refreshments
- 6:15 PM – Program
- 7:00 PM – Networking