News

Tuesday
8
15

Refugee chefs changing the way America eats

Hannah Long Higgins, BBC News

Foodhini, a Halcyon Incubator cohort 5 venture, allows refugees to sell their homeland recipes directly to US foodies with a taste for something different.

Watch the video here.

Monday
7
24

Banza and Misfit Juicery founders share their advice for starting out in the food business

Robin Roberts, ABC News

The food entrepreneurs behind Banza and Misfit Juicery were highlighted on "Good Morning America" today as start-up companies with a mission to create social change for both health and the environment.

 

Thursday
7
6

Halcyon Announces First Ever Halcyon Arts Lab Cohort of Fellows, Halcyon Incubator’s Seventh Cohort of Fellows

Sage Communications

Seventeen total creatives tackling major social issues like gender inequality, police performance, incarceration, clean water, date rape and more are heading to the nation’s capital to develop and amplify their message.

Thursday
6
22

Meet Our 40 Under 40 Class of 2017

Emily Van Zandt, Washington Business Journal

If you don't know their names yet, don't worry. You will. The members of the Washington Business Journal's 2017 40 Under 40 class are already making a mark on Greater Washington.

 

Read the full article here. 

Friday
6
9

Les 10 meilleurs innovateurs français sélectionnés par le MIT Technology Review en Europe

Le magazine MIT Technology Review, du Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), vient de dévoiler les 10 finalistes français du prix Innovators Under 35 Europe, à l’occasion du rendez-vous annuel organisé par le magazine à L’Atelier BNP Paribas.

 

Wednesday
5
31

Halcyon Days

Michael McCarthy, DC Modern Luxury

As mission statements go, Kate Goodall espouses a fairly bold one for her DC-based organization. “[We are] devoted to the power of human creativity,” says the CEO and co-founder of Halcyon. Goodall’s nonprofit has turned lots of heads recently for its unabashed desire to assist artists and innovators in solving the world’s biggest challenges.

 

Thursday
5
25

Halcyon Awards Gala

Photography by Mohammed Sanoon, DC Modern Luxury

The Halcyon House made its mark with its inaugural Halcyon Awards Gala. Guests gathered and mingled at Union Station to honor innovators in art and social enterprise. Three achievement awards were debuted, reflecting the groundbreaking creative and social impactors the foundation seeks to support.

 

Tuesday
5
23

A Different Kind of Food Delivery Connects Diners with Immigrant Chefs

Jenny Splitter, Washington City Paper

Noobstaa Phillip Vang missed his mother’s cooking. He had just moved to D.C. from Minnesota to attend Georgetown’s MBA program, and craved the Northern Vietnamese Hmong food that his mom and aunt used to cook at home.

Saturday
5
20

Halcyon Awards Gala

Photography by Dave Wissman, Capitol File

On May 20, 2017, Dr. Sachiko Kuno, Co-Founder and Chairman, Halcyon, and Kate Goodall, Co-Founder and CEO, Halcyon, welcomed 450 guests to the inaugural Halcyon Awards Gala, chaired by Amazon’s Teresa Carlson and Hilda Ochoa-Brillembourg at Union Station.

Read the full article here.

Wednesday
5
3

Washington's 100 Top Tech Leaders

Michael J. Gaynor , Washingtonian

Ask about the health of Washington’s tech scene and you’ll get a range of opinions. That’s what Washingtonian did for this year’s Tech Titans, our biannual survey of the most influential and interesting people in the local tech scene, from start-up founders to government officials to venture capitalists.