Tobias Peggs

Tobias Peggs

CEO & Co-founder of Square RootsNew York, United States
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Tobias Peggs

Tobias Peggs

CEO & Co-founder of Square RootsNew York, United States
About me
Tobias is cofounder and CEO at Square Roots – the urban farming company, headquartered in Brooklyn, NYC. He was previously CEO at Aviary, a mobile photo editing company (acquired by Adobe); and CEO at OneRiot, a social media analytics company (acquired by Walmart). Tobias has a PhD in Artificial Intelligence from Cardiff University in his native UK. He is a Techstars mentor, competitive triathlete, snowboarder, and ramen hunter.
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  • Stories of Growth - November
    Stories of Growth - NovemberWe’re excited to share four new episodes of our Stories of Growth podcast for November. Featuring inspiring entrepreneurs who are each progressive voices within their respective industries. Hayley Louisa Brown is Founder of Brick Magazine, an independent magazine celebrating the new age of hip-hop culture. As a professional photographer, she fell out of love with the world of commercial fashion and piled all her money and love film photography into doing her own thing. Tobias Peggs is CEO of S
  • Kimbal Musk just opened a shipping container farm compound in New York City
    Kimbal Musk just opened a shipping container farm compound in New York CityPublished by: Business Insider Date: 4th January, 2017 Author: Leanna Garfield and Sarah Jacobs Kimbal Musk (brother of Elon) is trying to change the way we eat by creating what he calls a "real food revolution." For over a decade, he has run two restaurant chains, The Kitchen and Next Door, which serve dishes made strictly with locally-sourced meat and veggies. In 2011, he started a nonprofit program that has installed "Learning Gardens" in over 300 schools, with the intention of teaching kids
  • Leaders with social heart: 100 creative changemakers
    Leaders with social heart: 100 creative changemakersCelebrating social responsibility is at the heart of what we do, so we've partnered with Squarespace – whose mission is to inspire people with creative ideas to succeed – to shine a light on 100 influential luminaries from art, technology, charity, design, business and more that are working tirelessly to make our world a better place. To highlight these organisations, we asked 10 creative changemakers to each nominate 10 people behind inspiring brands, products and movements with amazing social
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  • Non Profit