Colin creates and communicates the value of new and important ideas, initiatives, and organizations. He’s guided the birth, growth, and rebirth of global brands (generating over $500 million in revenues) and hundreds of entrepreneurs (securing over $75 million in funding). As Director of the Net Zero Accelerator, a program of the U.S. Green Building Council’s Los Angeles Chapter, he leverages his entrepreneurial experience in speeding the commercialization of cleantech innovation. Concurrently, in his role as Chief Marketing Officer, he guides how Morpho Energy is accelerating the transition to the electrified economy. Colin earned his MBA from Liverpool but spent half of his undergrad at LSU majoring in life sciences. He really got the bug while Chief Marketing Officer of Biomimicry 3.8 and the Biomimicry Institute, and then founded Biomimicry LA. His “Find Your Woods” TEDx and “Going Green” on CNN International have helped establish him as a leading advocate of nature-inspired innovation.