Edward West is an entrepreneur and educator. He holds a BS in Mechanical Engineering from Yale University, and an MBA from Presidio Graduate School.
He is the Founder and CEO of Hylo, a new social utility combining asset mapping and crowdfunding, to connect people, ideas, and resources, in community.
He is also Co-founder of the Hub Oakland urban innovation cluster, coming to Uptown Oakland in 2013.
In order to prototype the future, he has a deep interest in using the principles of evolution and complexity to create a resource-sharing layer for the social web (Hylo) and self-replicating urban innovation clusters (Hub Oakland), with the goal of building a more conscious, loving, just, regenerative and sustainable world.
He has served as Adjunct Faculty at the Integrative Capstone class at Presidio Graduate School's sustainability-focused MBA program where he brought broad and holistic perspectives... See More