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.

Los Angeles and Orange County are local stops on the SBIR Road Tour

By | August 21st, 2017|0 Comments

Register early to secure your one-on-one meetings with program managers at the SBIR Road Tour in Southern California. If you are an innovator and don’t know about SBIR/STTR funding yet, [...]

Rohit Shukla in Fast Company, Sustainable Brands and Environmental Leader

By | August 3rd, 2017|2 Comments

Rohit Shukla spoke to three journalists in July about some of the most pressing issues in early-stage funding, and the reception science is getting in the current administration. In June, [...]

Ag Innovation Showcase announces 18 early-stage companies to present in St. Louis

By | June 28th, 2017|0 Comments

The 18 companies that will take to the main stage at the 9th annual Ag Innovation Showcase (“the Showcase”) have been announced by event organizers, Larta Institute, Donald Danforth Plant [...]

Scientific American runs Rohit Shukla’s blog piece on the federal budget for science and what that means for entrepreneurs

By | June 28th, 2017|0 Comments

"Science and technology innovation is an engine of our competitiveness, and small business is its driver. The President’s “skinny budget” threatens this. It proposes suggests radical cuts to NIH and [...]

CSSi returns to Larta’s FeedForward™ sessions

By | May 30th, 2017|0 Comments

Larta Institute’s FeedForward™ sessions are private, invitation-only sessions, where portfolio entrepreneurs pitch their 18-month strategic plans to industry and domain experts drawn from Larta’s network. Entrepreneurs receive feedback on everything [...]

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 [...]