Nick Halmos, Founder and CEO of Cityblooms, was named Innovator of the Year at the 8th Annual NEXTties Award ceremony by a local Santa Cruz group who honors those who inspire the community to reach further and higher.
Located at the intersection of the world’s tech and agricultural capitals, Cityblooms makes farming ‘smart‘. The inspiration for Cityblooms came out of a desire to provide sustainably grown food to a rapidly expanding population. Responding to the needs of farmers, Cityblooms has developed an integrated technology stack that includes sensor and equipment control technology coupled with a powerful farm management platform. Furthermore, Cityblooms has years of experience with designing and implementing modular systems for controlled environment agriculture producing a variety of crops for the some of world's largest corporations.