CHAIRMAN, BRIGHT AGROTECH
Nate Storey is the Chairman of Bright Agrotech, the manufacturer of ZipGrow Products and the largest designer of high-density farming and vertical growing equipment in the world. In addition to equipment design and manufacturing, Bright Agrotech farms in Laramie, Wyoming and Ft. Collins, CO, and manages the UpStart Farmers network of independent vertical growers, helping them to build strong business models, marketing power and brand recognition in their markets. Nate founded Bright Agrotech with his business partners in Laramie, Wyoming after finishing up a Ph.D. in vertical aquaponic farming. Nate currently lives in Laramie, with his wife and family.