Miravel: “Fresh From Wall-to-Table™”

“Mira,” Spanish, def. “to look” or “to visualize.” “Marvel” def. “to be filled with wonder or astonishment.” For founding partners Riley Kuffner and Randall Shapiro, Miravel means “to look at the marvel of life.” This notion represents the company’s underlying motivation to close the gap between sustainability and accessibility. With the Simple Garden, Miravel’s flagship…

Fuego: The Future of Dancewear

Fuego: The Future of Dancewear   Fuego is a dancewear brand born in a Brooklyn dance studio. Its debut product, a versatile dance sneaker that doubles as streetwear, has propelled the brand to early success. I recently sat down for coffee with Fuego’s founder and Wharton MBA, Kevin Weschler, to learn about the company’s launch,…

Clove: going to work for medical professionals

Clove is a venture-backed consumer products startup focused on designing and delivering highly-functional, stylish products for healthcare professionals. Clove’s first product, the Clove Shoe, is a fluid repellent, easy to clean, comfortable slip-on sneaker designed for people working on the front lines of healthcare. I recently sat down for coffee with Wharton alum and Founder /…

It’s Time to reBalance our Plastic Footprint with the World’s First Plastic Credit Platform

rePurpose is a global community of conscious businesses and consumers going Plastic Neutral. As the world’s first Plastic Credit Platform, they help companies take effortless and impactful climate action by financing the removal of ocean-bound plastic while greening their product experience to engage and retain purposeful consumers. I spent some time with Co-Founder Aditya Siroya…

Opening Up the Esports Ecosystem, One Feature at a Time

Feature Gaming is creating the infrastructure that will define esports as the industry matures. Feature’s platform-agnostic solution will unlock streamers’ earning potential and allow them to engage with fans and players like never before. Midwest Scout Dan Eidell sat down with Founder and CEO Knox Dobbins to discuss the platform, its appeal, and unveil an…