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.

Asking the experts – SBIR funding explained

By | July 11th, 2016|0 Comments

As a follow up to the article we ran in June on the AgTech Week panel on non-dilutive funding Carlos Gutierrez (Larta) and Scott Dockum (USDA) led, we are running [...]

Are early-stage companies better off using non-dilutive funding?

By | June 20th, 2016|0 Comments

Are early-stage companies better off using non-dilutive funding? Carlos Guiterrez, Larta’s Chief Strategy Officer, thinks so. On Tuesday, June 21st, Carlos teamed up with USDA/NIFA SBIR Program Coordinator, Scott Dockum, [...]

Far from our shores. Is New Zealand the last frontier?

By | June 20th, 2016|0 Comments

In May, Rohit Shukla traveled to Auckland, New Zealand as a member of Mayor Eric Garcetti’s delegation to the Tripartite Economic Summit – the second event featuring the sister cities [...]

Answering the call for keeping America’s innovative economy successful

By | June 20th, 2016|0 Comments

In October 2014, Rohit Shukla was selected by U.S. Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker to serve on the National Advisory Council on Innovation and Entrepreneurship (fondly referred to as NACIE). The [...]

Not just a report, it’s the whole story

By | May 27th, 2016|0 Comments

Once a year we get to publish our story about working with entrepreneurs 365 days a year. Our acceleration philosophies and practices are what makes Larta unique. It’s also why [...]

Narrative counts – Larta’s Annual Video

By | May 27th, 2016|0 Comments

We stress the importance of narrative to our entrepreneurs on a regular basis. Telling a compelling story about your business in less than two minutes can spearhead lasting relationships. Larta [...]

FeedForward – Where entrepreneurs intersect with industry

By | May 2nd, 2016|0 Comments

“Getting the right people in the room for each company’s specific needs for our FeedForward sessions is a Larta trademark,” remarked Judy Hsieh, Programs Director of Larta Institute. FeedForward™ sessions [...]