About Corey Carleton

Corey Carleton is our Communications Director, and blog editor. Her role at Larta Institute is to spearhead the organization’s first concerted marketing efforts to establish Larta in the media as a thought leader in the business accelerator space. Corey brings 17 years of professional experience spanning public policy, public relations and marketing, commercial banking, economic development and the creative arts to Vox. An avid blogger and video producer, she spent six years at City National Bank creating and managing a strategic storytelling program within the organization, which was recognized in a 2012 New York Times Op Ed article by CEO Russel Goldsmith as being one of the most influential internal strategies in the organization, setting the company apart from its competitors.

Tom Nassif to keynote Ag Innovation Showcase in May

By | April 10th, 2017|0 Comments

Tom Nassif, Western Growers Association CEO and former U.S. ambassador, will be a keynote speaker at the Ag Innovation Showcase at the World Food Center at U.C. Davis. The event [...]

Sweet savings for Ag Innovation Showcase Davis and St. Louis

By | April 10th, 2017|0 Comments

  Now in its ninth year, the Ag Innovation Showcase is synonymous with an ecosystem of success for investors and innovators alike. “The Showcase” brings together a mix of people [...]

Rohit Shukla to Key Note at AURI New Uses Ag Innovation Forum

By | March 14th, 2017|0 Comments

Larta CEO, Rohit Shukla, will be one of two keynote speakers at the upcoming Agricultural Utilization Research Institute (AURI) Forum in Minnesota, March 22nd. Read about it in AgWeek. Attendees [...]

Ag Innovation Showcase Company Seeks to raise $500,000

By | March 14th, 2017|0 Comments

SynShark, an Ag Innovation Showcase company that caught the attention of our investor audience at Ag Innovation Showcase in 2016, is raising $500,000 using debt and stock options. SynShark is [...]

15 orgs in LA you need to know in urban ag

By | November 15th, 2016|0 Comments

On a warm night in October, roughly 120 of LA’s urban ag farmers, advocacy groups and investors gathered at Local Roots, an indoor farm in Vernon, CA, for a Larta [...]

GAIN Forum: Fertile Ground – Los Angeles urban farming

By | October 18th, 2016|0 Comments

What: GAIN: Fertile Ground – LA urban farming When: October 20, 6-9 pm Where: 5000 Hampton St. Vernon, CA 90058 Tickets are $10 (food and beverages included) Innovations and ideas [...]

XTB Laboratories wins Larta Institute’s “Ideas, energized” prize at Ag Innovation Showcase

By | October 6th, 2016|0 Comments

A woman-led California company won top prize at the Ag Innovation Showcase last month. Amid drones that communicate with sensors in the field to manage water, smart lighting systems that [...]