Published Monday, January 5, 2015
When Mote Marine Laboratories' aquaculture business was sold to an affiliate of Seven Holdings, a local venture-capital and private-equity firm, the rise of Sarasota's sustainability sector became more apparent.
"We evaluated trending industries and we think this has tremendous future potential," said Chris Cogan, Seven Holdings' general partner.
Cogan ( Read More »
Published Wednesday, November 26, 2014
Southeast Venture Holdings (Seven Holdings), a US-based venture capital firm, has acquired a Siberian sturgeon and caviar production operation from non-profit Mote Marine Laboratory.
Seven Holdings will integrate the fish and caviar operation into its Healthy Earth brand of sustainable foods businesses. Seven Holdings general partner, Christopher Cogan, ( Read More »
Published Thursday, September 4, 2014
For years, various parties have pushed for a new conference or convention center in Sarasota. Earlier this summer, the Sarasota City Commission put the kibosh on the most recent push before it could get off the ground, a move that has garnered criticism from other local officials.
After attending a presentation from a developer whose proposed vision for ( Read More »