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Garden Up

Easy-to-use, affordable vertical garden units for space-constrained urban gardeners who want to grow a full-size garden in a small space.

  • Stage Full Product Ready
  • Industry Consumer Products
  • Location Hoboken, NJ, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Employees 3
  • Website

Company Summary

Garden Up designs, manufactures and markets a full line of vertical garden units and nutrient teas that go into our units for the 95 million urban gardeners in America who want to grow a full-size vegetable, herb or flower garden at home but don't have the space or soil to do so. Our products appeal to consumers and commercial clients alike--including restaurants who want to grow their own produce on-site but don't have much space or soil.


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    Scott Seger
    Chief Executive Officer, Co-Founder

    Over a dozen years in Wall Street institutional equity sales at banks like Oppenheimer & Co and Credit Lyonnais Securities. Four years at Greenwich, CT-based Family Office building/running portfolio of early stage companies. Consulting banker to early stage companies at Solution Capital Group Inc.

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    Dr. Gary Zeller
    Chief Science Officer, Co-Founder

    Polymer chemist by training. Expert in advanced bio-friendly polymers and materials providing eco-friendly solutions to military, governments and corporations for over 40 years. Academy Award winner in 1989 for eco-friendly chemistry contributions to film and television.

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    Boris Alergant
    V.P., Strategic Planning and Sales

    Recent grad from Fordham University. Expert in operational budget modeling and forecasting. Experienced in high-level sales scenarios.


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    Marc Lopresti
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    Michael Markiewicz

Previous Investors

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    Laura Fredericks
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    Bob Bashore
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    Co-Founders Dr. Gary Zeller and Scott Seger