Several Hoosier entrepreneurs, including Evan Rocheford (pictured) are included on Forbes’ “30 Under 30 2020” list. The list focuses on 20 categories, each of which has 30 honorees who are described by the publication as “innovators and trendsetters who are changing the world.”
In September, NutraMaize received more than $1 million in grants to further develop the corn.
The founders of Indianapolis-based tech company Socio were also included in the Forbes list under the Enterprise Technology category. They include Yarkin Sakucoglu, Joseph Watkins and Alihan Ozbayrak. The company has created a live event management software platform that counts Google, Microsoft, Pepsi, and Comcast among its customers.
Socio was also named the top overall winner of Powderkeg’s inaugural Indiana Breakout Tech Culture Awards.