Milwaukee startup turns venomous fish into economic opportunity for remote fishermen

Olacoral's team at The Commons co-working space. Photo courtesy of Olacoral.

A local startup is turning the harvest of lionfish – a venomous fish species – into economic opportunity for remote fishing communities in Belize. Milwaukee-based Olacoral acts as a bridge between more than 100 fishermen, a Belizean cooperative and the global market, where demand for lionfish is four times the supply, its founders say. The

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