Nick Wesley

Co-Director, Co-Founder at Urban Rivers

Nick graduated with a BBA in Entrepreneurship from Wilkes University, and worked on aeroponic systems and spearheaded mushroom plant research at 'The Plant' by building a unique pasteurizing system. Nick’s an avid tinkerer and is always building something new. He leads the overall direction and design of Urban Rivers’ Wild Mile, the world’s first-ever floating park set to be complete in 2020 in the North Branch Canal of the Chicago River, as well as the Trash Robot, the world’s first-ever user controlled trash collection device.