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September 8, 2020

HeavyConnect’s Secret to Innovating in Challenging Times

Join HeavyConnect this Thursday to hear about its agtech product line as well as view a live demonstration of the company’s limited COVID-19 module (which is free for Western Growers’ members). During this “Innovating in Challenging Times” webinar, HeavyConnect’s CEO, Patrick Zelaya, and COO, Abby Sherburne, will engage in a lively discussion with Western Growers Center for Innovation & Technology (WGCIT) Director Dennis Donohue and share how their agtech startup has continued innovating through the current challenging times.

HeavyConnect, one of the original six startups housed in the WGCIT, is developing technology that simplifies operational complexities and regulatory compliances for the agriculture industry by leveraging the burgeoning capabilities of standard mobile devices. Learn more about HeavyConnect by watching this AgTech Journey: Patrick Zelaya of HeavyConnect video and tuning in for Thursday’s webinar.

Register now and don’t miss this opportunity to learn more about this technology.

As previously reported in Spotlight, the WGCIT has launched the “Innovating in Challenging Times” webinar series to demonstrate how technological development continues to advance during the COVID-19 pandemic and beyond. The series, which is moderated by WGCIT Director Dennis Donohue, features entrepreneurs from different agtech startups who share how the crisis has impacted their company as well as the creative methods they are implementing to move business forward.



·       Patrick Zelaya, CEO, HeavyConnect

·       Abby Sherburne, COO, HeavyConnect

Date: Thursday, September 10, 2020

Time: 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. PDT


For more information, contact Dennis Donohue at [email protected] or (831) 594-4883.