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KALYN SIMON

Program Manager

Kalyn serves as a Program Manager at SVG Venture-THRIVE. She manages the annual research, selection, and publication of the THRIVE TOP 50 AgTech and FoodTech Reports focused on growth stage companies. She also manages the global THRIVE Challenges focused is to identify emerging technology companies that are providing solutions to some of the critical challenges facing the agriculture sector.  Kalyn is responsible for researching global food and agriculture ecosystems and trends, tracking international agtech startups progress, and establishing metrics necessary to broaden the scope of business for the THRIVE Investment and Innovation Platform. Kalyn also supports all aspects of the Accelerator Program and Corporate Innovation Programs.

 Kalyn holds a B.A and M.A in International Studies from the University of San Francisco.