About Cindy Le

Cindy Le is our Senior Public Relations Associate, leading countless social media campaigns for Larta, Ag Innovation Showcase, and Global Ag Innovation Network. Her expertise lies in building bridges between nonprofits and corporations, enabling both to increase their reach, revenue and impact. Before joining Larta, Cindy’s work at Charity Brands Consulting secured a contract with the United Nations Foundation. Cindy is a bright young star, and a talented writer. You can find her work on the blog, VOX, and on the Ag Innovation Showcase blog. She is a graduate of the University of Southern California, with a degree in Business Administration and minor in Psychology and Law.

Company Worth Watching: Stand2Learn Acquired by VariDesk

By | March 23rd, 2018|0 Comments

Stand2Learn, a current participant in Larta’s NIH Commercialization Accelerator Program (CAP) and a pioneer in the research and development of standing desks for K-12 students, was acquired by VeriDesk. Today, [...]

Companies Worth Watching: Lucigen acquired by LGC

By | March 1st, 2018|0 Comments

“Simplifying Genomics.” In 1998, David Mead founded Lucigen as a spinoff from Promega.  The idea, simple yet potentially disruptive was to develop a diagnostic technology to quickly test people for [...]

Podcast: Media and Mistrust of Science

By | January 5th, 2018|0 Comments

Larta Institute just launched its third podcast on Media and Mistrust. Making a case for science and the scientific method, Rohit Shukla urges us to make the distinction between opinion [...]

Happy Holidays from Larta

By | December 19th, 2017|0 Comments

Happy holidays! (Keep your socks on!) - Larta Institute

Six things you need to know about Ag Innovation Showcase, #17AIS

By | August 23rd, 2017|0 Comments

With the Ag Innovation Showcase right around the corner, we wanted to bring to your attention to six exciting things happening at the premier ag event in the U.S. Opening [...]

Free Accelerator Program for Women in STEM

By | August 23rd, 2017|0 Comments

 The Association for Women in Science has launched STEM to Market: The AWIS Accelerator, a unique program funded by the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation designed to help STEM-trained women transform their [...]

Michael J. Fox Foundation Grant Opportunities

By | August 2nd, 2017|0 Comments

The Michael J. Fox Foundation works tirelessly to accelerate promising research toward breakthroughs for Parkinson's patients. While a strong emphasis on funding translational and clinical research, they also support high-risk/high-reward [...]