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Public Lands Contribute to the Economic Prosperity of States

OPINION

Morning Consult
By Nancy Pfund October 17, 2019
October 30, 2019

Since assum­ing office, the Trump admin­is­tra­tion has pur­sued sev­er­al poli­cies that under­mine pro­tec­tions for pub­lic lands in Utah and through­out the coun­try.  Recent­ly, the Trump admin­is­tra­tion rolled back rules reg­u­lat­ing methane emis­sions on pub­lic lands, despite strong pleas from lead­ing oil and …
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Nancy Pfund, Speaker, Verge Accelerate Session — October 2019 – Oakland, CA

GreenBiz
By Nancy Pfund
October 30, 2019

We often work in silos, but VERGE serves a crit­i­cal role by bring­ing togeth­er peo­ple from across indus­tries and sec­tors to have con­ver­sa­tions and learn more about the inex­orable march of entre­pre­neur­ship, inno­va­tion and com­pe­ti­tion. ” ‑Nan­cy Pfund, Founder & …
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Game Changers 2020 Essay Series: When Faced With Times Like These, Turn to Impact Investing

When Faced With Times Like These, Turn to Impact Investing

Silicon Valley Leadership Group
By Nancy Pfund, Managing Partner, DBL Partners
October 30, 2019

At present, in a time when truth and trans­paren­cy seem ever-elu­­sive, when divi­sive­ness appears a way of life, and social and envi­ron­men­tal threats loom large, a bright spot has emerged. That bright spot – Impact Invest­ing – curates both finan­cial …
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Press Releases

Stephen and Ayesha Curry Officially Launched Their New Eat​.Learn​.Play Foundation

July 18, 2019

Stephen and Ayesha Cur­ry offi­cial­ly launched their new Eat​.Learn​.Play Foun­da­tion, with Rev­o­lu­tion Foods as a key part­ner. At the kick­off event in down­town Oak­land today, we pro­vid­ed healthy meals for 1400 Oak­land youth and part­ners and host­ed a “taste the rain­bow” acti­va­tion as the key food part­ner for the foun­da­tion. Rev­o­lu­tion Foods is so proud of this part­ner­ship, through which …
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DBL Partners and ZOLA Electric Announce Nigeria Expansion at Global Climate Action Summit

September 11, 2018

MEDIA RELEASE San Fran­cis­co, CA (Sep­tem­ber 11, 2018) — DBL Part­ners and its port­fo­lio com­pa­ny ZOLA Elec­tric (“ZOLA”), for­mer­ly Off Grid Elec­tric, today announced a Glob­al Cli­mate Action Sum­mit pledge …
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Urbansitter & RubyRibbon: New Data Shows Women Love Their Side Hustles and It’s Not All About the Money

September 7, 2018

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 7, 2018 /​​PRNewswire/​​ — A new sur­vey of more than 1,000 women with side hus­tles reveals that the top three rea­sons women choose inde­pen­dent work are: flex­i­bil­i­ty (44 per­cent), income (38 per­cent) and entre­pre­neur­ship (25 per­cent). Com­mis­sioned by BabyQuip (www​.babyquip​.com), Ruby Rib­bon (www​.rubyrib​bon​.com) and Urban­Sit­ter (www​.urban​sit​ter​.com) “Women in the Gig Econ­o­my 2018” pro­vides an in-depth look at …
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