The Fisheye

Markets Matter in Designing Solutions to Complex Problems

February 11, 2014
There’s a new opportunity to learn how to design to save the world: a $10K scholarship from MFA Design for Social Innovation. Just announced, the scholarship honors the three decades of innovative and inspiring work by Paul Polak to transform traditional approaches to poverty alleviation.

Fish 2.0 Finale: A Real Life “Shark Tank” for Sustainable Seafood

November 13, 2013
Eat your hearts out Shark Tank fans. This week, twenty-one entrepreneurs will be pitching their innovative ideas in a competition that actually has to do with marine life—and after months of top-notch business coaching, odds are, these opportunities would drive even Mark Cuban and Co into a funding frenzy.

What the Future of Fish Can Teach Us about Designing Systems

February 20, 2013
When I began my journey to understand global overfishing, I knew that it was a sprawling and complex tangle of intertwining problems touching the spheres of policy, commerce, environment and livelihood.

Press Release: Future of Fish selected as Finalist for the 2012 Katerva Award

December 12, 2012
Future of Fish has been selected as one of five Finalists in the Food Security category for the 2012 Katerva Award, which has been described by Reuters as the Nobel Prize of Sustainability.

Press Release: Future of Fish Cohort Member Gets Loan to Expand Sales to College Campuses Nationwide

October 4, 2012
(New York, NY) Future of Fish, a business incubator for ocean-stewarding entrepreneurs, announces the placement of a $250,000 working capital loan with one of its cohort members, Sea to Table.