Marc Oshima – Aerofarms

Co-Founder and Chief Marketing Officer of AeroFarms, a leading clean-technology champion, building and operating state-of-the art indoor vertical farms in major cities around the world.
Helping set new culinary standards for freshness and flavor, AeroFarms has been recognized as a Global Cleantech 100, Inc.com’s Top 25 Disruptive Companies, Winner of the World Technology Award for Most Impactful Environmental Company, and Finalist for The Circular Awards of The World Economic Forum. AeroFarms is a Certified B Corporation and part of the Ellen MacArthur Foundation Circular Economy 100. An award-winning marketer with an extensive background in retail, branding, and media, Marc is also passionate about food and has led the marketing for major food retailers. With his B.A. from Columbia College and M.B.A. from Columbia Business School, Marc is also Board Co-Chair of Chefs Collaborative, a 25 year old non-profit improving our sustainable food systems, and a member of the United Fresh Produce Marketing & Merchandising Council.

My Sessions

Panel 1: B Corps & Baking Impact in the DNA of Your Company

How does a CEO bake impact and mission into the DNA of a company so it is not superficial? One way is the B Corp certification. Hear from these panelists on their journey on becoming a “B” and how it helps them in attracting talent, capital and customers.