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Congratulations CSC!

Congratulations CSC!

13 entrepreneurs took to the stage at McCaw Hall in Seattle, in front of an audience of nearly 700 philanthropists, impact investors, and supporters.  The audience choice for best pitch went to Community Sourced Capital, Fledge graduate from 2012....

Welcome Fledglings

Welcome Fledglings

The Winter 2013 program runs through April 25th Fledge, the “conscious company” incubator has invited seven new, impactful companies to come work with us within HUB Seattle, every day for 10 weeks. These seven were chosen from amongst over...

Creating an ecosystem

Creating an ecosystem

It takes far more than a business incubator to create a thriving ecosystem…  

Impactful Innovation

Impactful Innovation

The past month in Seattle has seen an incredible surge of efforts around sustainable, conscious, impactful business.  Showcased across four events, more than four dozen emerging, impactful, social enterprises have shared their stories with the city and with the...

The Tsunami of Social Entrepreneurship

The Tsunami of Social Entrepreneurship

This month begins a tsunami of social entrepreneurship: #SocEnt Weekend, Fledge “Demo Day“, and Social Innovation Fast Pitch (SIFP).

SIFP + Fledge

SIFP + Fledge

SEATTLE, WA – August 19, 2012 Social Innovation Fast Pitch (“SIFP”) has partnered with Fledge, the “conscious company” incubator, to provide additional advice, mentorship, and support to the for-profit finalists of the SIFP 2012 program.  Additionally, the SIFP 2012...

A “Conscious” Ecosystem

A “Conscious” Ecosystem

Creating a thriving ecosystem of companies capable of tackling the “conscious consumer” market requires a few components, most of which exist today, plus a few which we can easily add: Education – multiple layers of meetups, certificates, and degrees...

Social Innovation Fast Pitch (SIFP)

Social Innovation Fast Pitch (SIFP)

Fledge is not just about helping create new conscious companies, it is also about adding to the entrepreneurial infrastructure in order to grow the whole conscious ecosystem.  An ecosystem which includes: talent, education, mentorship, gathering spaces, events, incubation, acceleration,...