November, 2010: Sky Lance moderates Investors' Circle conference in Washington D.C.
September, 2010: Ocean Renewable Power Company awarded $10 million Department of Energy grant. Click here.
October, 2010: SustainVC named a Pioneer Fund at SOCAP 10, and will be one of the first to receive a GIIRS rating. The Global Impact Investing Ratings system (GIIRS), provides social and environmental impact ratings for companies and funds seeking to raise capital from impact investors. This ratings systems is based upon Impact Ratings and Investment Standards (IRIS) common language for reporting social metrics.
May, 2010: Sky Lance is moderator of the Investors' Circle San Francisco conference on sustainability; and Tom Balderston is announced as new Managing Principal of SustainVC after having wound up his duties as President of the Mid-Atlantic Capital Alliance.
Feb 2017: Sky Lance is a speaker at the 4th Annual LearnLaunch Accross Boundries Conference. The conference brought together over 900 participants from 28 states who were interested in promoting dialogue about digital learning. The voice of entrepreneurs, educators, education administrators, investors, developers, students and industry experts who care about the future of education technology, as it pertains to early education, k-12 education, higher education or continuing education, were all represented.
January 2015: Patient Capital Collaborative ’09 portfolio company Boston Heart Diagnostics was sold to Eurofins Scientific resulting in a significant gain for investors, with meaningful additional escrow and earn-out payments expected in the future. Click herefor more information. With this cash distribution, PCC ’09 investors have already received back more than 1.7X the amount of capital drawn for investment in the entire PCC ’09 fund. See Press release here.