Marc co-founded AeroFarms, the world leader for indoor vertical farming. Recognized by Fast Company as one of the World’s Most Innovative Companies and Brands That Matter, and by Time Magazine for Best Inventions in Food, AeroFarms is a mission-driven company and Certified B-Corporation focused on growing the best plants possible for the betterment of humanity. Dedicated to improving our food systems, Marc has been recognized by Produce News for their Vanguard Awards for the Top 35 Innovators Ever Who Have Shaped the Produce Industry and by Eating Well magazine as one of their American Food Heroes.
With his B.A. from Columbia College and M.B.A. from Columbia Business School, Marc is the Chair for the CEA Food Safety Coalition and Co-Chair for Chefs Collaborative and is a member of the FDA Romaine Advisory Task Force, International Fresh Produce Association Grower/Shipper Council, Food Systems Advisory Council for the Culinary Institute of America, and Columbia University Alumni Advisory Group.