Jan 28

The NewCo Honors Program: Celebrating a New Approach to Business

As we’ve expanded NewCo from its initial festival in San Francisco to more than 15 cities around the world, we’ve been struck by the consistent values binding the companies we choose to highlight. These new kinds of companies share a common culture that celebrates more than profit: They celebrate purpose, openness, and human potential. NewCos […]

Jan 21

14 Great Ideas to Improve Communities

Every year the Knight Foundation issues an open call to civic technologists, agencies, and basically anyone who has big, hairy ideas to invent ourselves to better communities. This year, the Knight Cities Challenge received more than 4,500 answers to the question: “What’s your best idea to make cities more successful?” We read through the ideas for […]

Nov 9

Where I’ll Be For NewCo Boulder Nov. 18-19th

Boulder is the world’s most creative city, according to a recent study highlighted in Richard Florida’s Rise of the Creative Class – Revisted, so it makes perfect sense that NewCo Boulder has a plethora of extraordinary companies to visit during NewCo Boulder, coming to town November 18-19. Boulder is also home to sovrn Holdings, a […]