When we first started on our crusade to revitalize American manufacturing – improving efficiency, cutting wasteful spending, and creating jobs – Acorn Innovestmentshad our back. Their encouragement has played a huge role in our success and continued growth. It doesn’t hurt that they are invested in green technologies for the long haul either.In addition to their support for SIS, Acorn has backed several other successful eco-ventures and manufacturing oriented businesses including:
PlotWatt – A 2011 GE Ecomagination Challenge winner, PlotWatt’s technology helping people reduce their energy bills by providing customized money-saving recommendations based on smart-meter data.
GreenSky Wind Systems – A NC-based manufacturer and provider of silent small wind turbines, GreenSky provides energy solutions straight out of a Jetsons commercial; their elegant, powerful turbines are engineered for silent, vibration-free operation.
School House – A socially conscious, collegiate fashion brand, School House is dedicated to its ‘living wage manufacturing mission’ expanding US fashion manufacturing jobs in NC and beyond.