Lisa-Gansky

About Lisa Gansky

Lisa is an entrepreneur, social instigator, international speaker, author of the bestselling book, The Mesh: Why the Future of Business is Sharing, and the founder of Mesh Ventures and Instigating + Co. Mesh Ventures is dedicated to working at the intersection of urban and business innovation and the collaborative economy. Lisa speaks, writes, invests and consults on the topics of innovation and entrepreneurship including: how value is captured and distributed, rethinking value, waste and design; cities as platforms; distributed power, trust, provenance + the blockchain renaissance, and the growing global rise of entrepreneurship. Lisa is the founder of Instigating+Co and an advisor and investor in: Bandwagon, Breather, Clear Cove Systems, Edyn, Everledger, Fabl, Feastly, Food Assembly (La Ruche Qui Di Oui), Greenbiz, Honest Buildings, Miso Tasty, Munchery, Muse, Neighborly, New Resource Bank, OpenRov, Other Machine Co., RelayRides, Science Exchange, Solar Mosaic, Storefront, TaskRabbit, Traity, Tripping and Yerdle.

Free Ebook: Imogen Heap’s Road Map to the Future

In February, I was thrilled to conduct two interviews with Imogen Heap, the talented and technophilic instigator with a unique vision for a “fair trade” version of the music ecosystem. After overwhelmingly positive response from listeners, we turned our conversations into an ebook. The book itself is a road map for the future of the [...]

2016-12-08T20:56:01+00:00April 25th, 2016|

Playing the Long Game – with Scott Heiferman

I spoke to Scott Heiferman, CEO and a co-founder of Meetup, recently at Ouishare. We talked about how Meetup is at the nexus of community and the democratization of culture.

Lisa Gansky: SHARE Conference

SHARE is a two-day conference presented by Peers and SOCAP (Social Capital Markets) that will catalyze the sharing economy. This event brings influencers from corporate, government, startups, and non-profits together with sharing economy leaders to learn, hear new ideas, and find new collaborators on the road to the new economy.

2016-12-08T20:56:02+00:00May 16th, 2014|Tags: |