October 23, 2019
6. How to Grow a Company: Rewinding to the Early Days with Andrew Shearer of Farmshelf
Today marks Nanotronics’ sixth podcast and we are looking inward. It is time for us to ask what makes a startup tick, and who better to talk to than Farmshelf founder and fellow Navy Yard resident, Andrew Shearer. Matthew Putman speaks to Shearer about his experience working in a cherry-packing facility and the twists and turns that led him on his quest to allow everyone to grow their own fresh produce. As a founder, how do you push beyond doubt? Is there a magic formula? “The best founders go that extra mile to help someone else,” Shearer says.