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Primary:
Co-founder at HUB Oakland
Past:
Founder at Mission Motors, Mechanical Design Engineer at Velocity11, See All (4)
Education:
Presidio Graduate School, Yale University

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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

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