Blue Sphere Industries, Inc. advances to semi-finals in Cleantech Open Business Competition

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July 2011: Blue Sphere Industries, which was incorporated in January 2011 by Clarkson students Daegan Gonyer, Sean Bonnell and Sean Jones to advance the CEHRF concept, was selected as a semifinalist in the 2011 Cleantech Open. The mission of the Cleantech Open is to find, fund, and foster the big ideas that address today’s most [...]

Gonyer receives Entrepreneurship Award from Clarkson University

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July 2011: At its first annual Entrepreneur Recognition Dinner, Clarkson University honored Daegan Gonyer with the Spirit of Entrepreneurship Award. The award is given to a student, faculty, staff member, office or organization at Clarkson that demonstrates a deep commitment to the Clarkson community and in addition demonstrates the key characteristics of successful entrepreneurs. A [...]

CEHRF developers win award in business plan competition

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June 2011: Clarkson University graduate students Daegan Gonyer and Sean Bonnell recently won a $5,000, second-place prize in the Cleantech/Sustainability Track of the New Energy New York (NENY) 2011 New York Business Plan Competition in Albany, N.Y. Their business plan for the “Controlled Environment High-rise Farm” showed the economic feasibility and environmental benefits of developing [...]