This week Jon sits down with Cairn Cross, co-founder of FreshTracks Capital in Shelburne VT.

FreshTracks is a venture capital and private equity firm focused on investments in Vermont-based growth companies. Cross sits on the board of multiple Vermont companies including Native Energy, Faraday, and Vermont Teddy Bear, as well as Mamava (previously on Learning Life,) and a board observer for ThinkMD.

Cross is also a lecturer at UVM, teaching at the cutting-edge Sustainable Innovation MBA program.

Listen to learn about opportunities abound in the Green Mountain State and the capital behind many of the great businesses you see in Vermont every day.

Learn more at

Check out this episode!