Media

Renewal Funds Media Coverage

"High-net worth investing: Where Margaret Atwood is putting her money" - Renewal Funds in the Globe and Mail - June 2015

"Supporting A Second Act" - SPUD's Peter van Stolk and Paul Richardson in The Next Million's Funding Issue - April 2015  

"Scientist turned entrepreneur shares his three secrets to success" - Aquatic Informatics Inc. in The Globe and Mail - March 2015

"Women Investing in Women" - Nicole and PRANA founder, Marie-Josée Richer, in Women's PE Briefs - January 2015 

"Social entrepreneurs like Manitoba Mukluks finding their way in nascent impact investment scene" - Aquatic Informatics in The Financial Post - July 2014 

"Private equity with a positive approach".  Brent Jang profiles Renewal Funds and Portfolio Company Alter Eco in the Globe and Mail - April 2014

"Do you know what your money is doing while you sleep?".  Joel Solomon featured in Blue & Green Tomorrow - October 2013.

"We need investment that prioritises long-term wellbeing for people and planet": Joel Solomon featured in Blue & Green Tomorrow – February 2013

"Investing for change: A new capitalism, coloured green": David Ebner interviews Paul Richardson and Alter Eco Americas in the Globe & Mail – April 2010

"A Force for Social Change": Chantal Schauch profiles Carol Newell and Joel Solomon in Campden FO Magazine - October 2009

"Newfie Rower Makes Waves...": Vancouver Sun profiles Nicole Bradbury - October 2009

"The Unlikely Revolutionary":  Vancouver Magazine profiles Joel Solomon - May 2009

Press Releases

June 09 2015: Renewal Funds Invests in Farmhouse Culture

May 25, 2015:  Cascadia Windows and Renewal Funds Partner to Improve Building Energy Efficiency

December 15, 2014: Renewal Funds invests in PRANA - a Canadian organic food company

October 21, 2014: Better Bean partners with Social Venture Investors to bring more beans to the people!

June 25, 2013:  Slade Gorton and Elevation Brands Partner to bring Allergy-Friendly, Gluten Free Foods to Schools, Institutions, Restaurants, & Corporate Foodservice

June 14, 2012:  Nourish Organic Secures $3 Million in Growth Capital Financing and Celebrity Investment to Support Rapid Expansion

November 20, 2012: Investeco, Renewal2 and Miovision Technologies Partner to Minimize the Environmental Footprint of Traffic 

October 25, 2012: Canadian Early-Stage Impact Fund Renewal2 Celebrates Vancouver Investee Aquatic Informatics' Major USGS Contract Win 

March 13, 2012:  Renewal2 Launches Elevation Brands, LLC, a Company Using Mission-Driven Foods to Solve Health and Environmental Challenges

December 6, 2011:  Renewal2 Announces its First Exit from Portfolio Company Horizon Distributors

November 9, 2011:  Renewal2 Completes the Acquisition of Sensibility Soaps

November 10, 2010:  Renewal2 Invests in Water and Climate Data Management Company: Aquatic Informatics

August 9, 2010
:  Renewal2 Announces its Seventh Portfolio Company: Small Potatoes Urban Delivery

June 29, 2010:  Renewal2 Investment Fund Announces its Final Close at $35 million

May 19, 2010:  Renewal2 Invests in Alter Eco Americas and Better Energy Systems

March 29, 2010:  Renewal2 Social Venture Fund Announces New Organic Sector Deals

May 25, 2009:  Announcing First Close of Renewal2

April 14, 2009:  Renewal2 announces partnership with CSRwire Canada

April 7, 2009:  Renewal Partners Announce Launch of Renewal2 Investment Fund