Author Index

The Team at B the Change Media
Lindsey Siegele

Lindsey Siegele

Associate Editor
B the Change Media
Lawrence, Kansas

Lindsey is B the Change Media’s Associate Editor, and is responsible for Web- and print-content development along with driving the company’s social-media strategy.... Read More

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Ryan Honeyman

Ryan Honeyman

Ryan Honeyman is a consultant and author of The B Corp Handbook: How to Use Business as a Force for Good (Berrett-Koehler Publishers, October 2014), the first commercially-published book on B Corporations in the world. The B Corp... Read More

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Grant Trahant

Grant Trahant

Founder/Editor
CauseArtist
Kansas City, Missouri

Grant is the founder of CauseArtist, a website that spotlights startups, organizations, and social entrepreneurs... Read More

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The Team at B Lab

The Team at B Lab

B Lab is a nonprofit organization that serves a global movement of people using business as a force for good. Its vision is that one day all companies compete not only to be the best in the world, but the Best for the World, and as a result... Read More

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Jennifer Kongs

Jennifer Kongs

Managing Editor
B the Change Media
Lawrence, Kansas

Before joining B the Change Media, Jennifer spent six years as Managing Editor of Mother Earth News magazine. Her passion for the subversive power of growing... Read More

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Anne Field

Anne Field

Journalist
Pelham, NY

Anne is an award-winning business journalist who covers entrepreneurship, small business, social enterprise and impact investing, among other areas. Known for making even the most complex subjects... Read More

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Randy Rieland

Randy Rieland

Digital media consultant and writer
Rieland Digital
Washington, D.C.

Randy Rieland is a digital media consultant and journalist who lives in Washington, D.C. Formerly Senior Vice President of Digital Media for the... Read More

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Amy Cortese

Amy Cortese

Freelance Journalist & Author
Locavesting.com
Brooklyn, New York

Amy Cortese is a Brooklyn-based journalist who writes about topics spanning business, finance... Read More

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Bill Pasmore

Bill Pasmore has been a professor, writer, and is now an authority in organizational leadership at the Center for Creative Leadership. He has published over 20 books.

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Dean Williams

Dean Williams grew up in Australia before completing his graduate degrees at Harvard. He joined the university's Kennedy School of Government as a member of the faculty in 1999.

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Dane Stangler, Bo Cutter, and Robert Litian

Bo Cutter, Robert Litian and Dane Stangler are the authors of The Good Economy.

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Shelley Stonebrook

Shelley Stonebrook

Farmer, soap company owner and operator, and freelance writer and editor
Stonegrass Farms Soap Co. and Matt-Cyn Farms
Corvallis, Oregon (for soap and... Read More

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Phillip Haid

Phillip Haid is the CEO of Public Inc. in the Toronto area. His areas of expertise include social impact strategy and cause marketing.

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David C. Korten

David Korten is a former professor at the Harvard Business School. He is a political activist and writer.

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Astronaut Ron Garan

Ron Garan is an astronaut, speaker and entrepreneur. He is the author of The Orbital Perspective.

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Bryan Welch

Bryan Welch

Chief Executive Officer
B the Change Media
Lawrence, Kansas

Bryan Welch is a rancher, entrepreneur and CEO of B the Change Media, which he founded in 2015 in cooperation with B Lab and the B Corporations. For 19 years, he... Read More

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Shawn Berry

Shawn Berry

Shawn Berry is a Partner at LIFT Economy, where he works as an organizational strategist inspired to harness the power of business to create resilient local economies as patterns to be documented, open sourced, scaled globally and adapted... Read More

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Lang Phipps

Lang Phipps

Lang Phipps has covered the cultural anthropology beat for publications such as the New York Times and New York magazine. He profiled John Halsey, founder of the Peconic Land Trust for Beach magazine in 2014, and found his passion for journalism... Read More

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Flip Brown

Catalyst
Business Culture Consultants

Burlington, Vermont

Flip Brown helps people to experience more meaning and fulfillment in the workplace. He... Read More

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Alison Klein

Alison Klein

Alison Klein is a content marketing specialist who works with customer engagement campaigns. She holds a B.A. in English from the College of William & Mary.

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Gerald F. Davis

Gerald F. Davis is a professor of sociology at the University of Michigan. His areas of interest include social movements and organization theory.

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The Team at Green Money

Green Money is a monthly e-journal covering sustainable business and investing. It has been in operation since 1992.

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Laura Stack

Laura Stack is the president of The Productivity Pro. She is a writer and keynote speaker.

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Michel Gelobter

Michel Gelobter is a leading climate strategist. He has worked as a regulator and policy-maker for over 25 years.

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Amy C. Edmondson and Susan Salter Reynolds

Amy C. Edmondson is part of the faculty at Harvard Business School. Susan Reynolds is an award-winning journalist.

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Nilima Bhat and Raj Sisodia

Nilima Bhat and Raj Sisodia are the authors of Shakti Leadership: Embracing Feminine and Masculine Power in Business.

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Marc Gunther

Marc Gunther

Reporter

A veteran journalist, Marc Gunther has focused much of his reporting and writing throughout his career on the intersection of business and sustainability. He focuses on this connection because of his belief that companies... Read More

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Lisa Greim

Lisa Greim

Writer, editor, content strategist
Crisp Communications LLC
Arvada, Colorado

Lisa has a journalism degree from the University of Colorado and worked as a reporter and editor in Denver, San Francisco and Palo Alto. She... Read More

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Margaret Gilmour

Margaret Gilmour

Freelance writer and content marketing specialist

Margaret Gilmour is an essayist and writer with a thing for nature-inspired design. She writes about hand-crafted products and people making a difference in the world, and explores... Read More

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Esha Chhabra

Esha Chhabra

Writer

Esha covers social enterprise, technology for impact, B Corps and development. She contributes to a number of international and national publications such as The Guardian, New York Times, Take Part,... Read More

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Kimberley Jutze

Kimberley Jutze

Consultant
Shifting Patterns Consulting

Kimberley Jutze is a social activist, facilitator of social change, and founder of Shifting Patterns Consulting, which is a B Corporation that facilitates social change by working... Read More

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David Gelles

David Gelles

David Gelles is a reporter for the New York Times. He is the author of Mindful Work.

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Cheryl Bachelder

Cheryl Bachelder is the CEO of Popeyes' Louisiana Kitchen.

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Mike Rowlands

Mike Rowlands

Principal
Junxion Strategy
Vancouver, Canada

Junxion Strategy has spent 20 years supporting social entrepreneurs, pioneers of corporate social responsibility and sustainability, non-profit executives and... Read More

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Aaron Hurst

Aaron Hurst is an entrepreneur and globally-recognized leader in social innovation. He is the CEO of Imperative and author of The Purpose Economy.

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Yvon Chouinard and Vincent Stanley

Yvon Chouinard is the founder and owner of Patagonia, and Vincent Stanley is a co-editor of the organization's "Footprint Chronicles."

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Kerby Meyers

Kerby Meyers

Strategic Thinker and Communicator
The Communications Refinery, PBC
Denver, Colorado

Nowadays, business owners, leaders and investors who singularly focus on the bottom line are simply missing the boat. So many... Read More

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Hal Brill, Michael Kramer and Christopher Peck

Hal Brill, Michael Kramer and Christopher Peck

Hal Brill, Michael Kramer and Christopher Peck are the authors of The Resilient Investor. The book explores ideas of investing beyond Wall Street.

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Hyrum W. Smith

In 1981, Hyrum W. Smith founded the Franklin Quest Company. He's also written several books about leadership and management.

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The Arbinger Institute

The Arbinger Institute specializes in training and consulting to develop individuals and teams. Much of its focus is on changing mindsets rather than behaviors.

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Susan Price

Susan Price

Susan has covered business, personal finance and entrepreneurs for almost two decades. She's a former editor at BusinessWeek and Money, and her recent work has appeared on Atlantic.com, Fortune.com, and FastCompany.com, among others. Susan's weekly... Read More

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The Team at Climate Care

From offices in the UK and Africa, ClimateCare works with businesses and governments around the world to deliver integrated Climate+Care programs which protect the environment and improve lives. Established in 1997, to date it has improved life for... Read More

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Anne Boyle

Anne Boyle

Anne Boyle is Director of Strategy at RoundPeg, a marketing firm working with B Corps. She specializes in customer relationships.

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Jonathan Coleman

Jonathan Coleman

Over the last three years as the Director of Programs at ASSETS, Jonathan has supported the development and expansion of over 200 new businesses and social enterprises in Lancaster. During the same period, he coordinated the launch of several new... Read More

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Cathy Clark, Jed Emerson, Ben Thornley

Cathy Clark, Jed Emerson and Ben Thornley are the authors of The Impact Investor, which explores the practices of some of the world's most successful impact investors.

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Robert E. Quinn

Robert E. Quinn is an author and professor at the University of Michigan's Ross School of Business. His life mission is to inspire positive change.

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Matt Clough

Matt Clough is an editorial fellow at B the Change Media. He is completing bachelor's degrees in English and journalism at the University of Kansas.

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K.C. Compton

K.C. Compton

K.C. Compton is a freelance writer and editor living in Seattle. Formerly a senior editor for Mother Earth News, she has focused recently on various aspects of the business space and is especially interested in the role of business in creating... Read More

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Blair Young and Amy Rosenblum

Blair Young and Amy Rosenblum

Communications & Connections Director and Founder & Principal
Cultivation Center, LLC.
Boulder, Colorado

Cultivation Center is a certified B Corp and... Read More

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Rebecca Cressman

Rebecca Cressman

PR/Communications Consultant and Purpose-Driven Blogger
globesprouting
New York

Rebecca Cressman is a PR/Communications Consultant and Purpose-Driven Blogger... Read More

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Robert Stevens

Robert Stevens is Head of Partnerships for ClimateCare. He oversees the client relationship team from Oxford.

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Adam Garfunkel

Adam Garfunkel is a sustainability communications specialist. He helps entrepreneurs advance the positive output and efficiency of their companies.

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M. Tamra Chandler

Located in Seattle, M. Tamra Chandler is the CEO and founding partner of PeopleFirm LLC.

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Erin Axelrod

Erin Axelrod

Partner
LIFT Economy

Erin Axelrod is a Partner at LIFT Economy, helping to accelerate the spread of climate-beneficial businesses, specializing in businesses that... Read More

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Chelsea Iversen

Chelsea Iversen

Chelsea is a San Francisco-based freelance writer specializing in travel, wine, and the environment. She's a regular contributor to The Back Label and The Bold Italic, and her work has been featured in Where San Francisco, Smart Meetings Magazine,... Read More

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Amanda Sorell

Amanda Sorell is a writer and editor for Ogden Publications, where she works on content for Mother Earth News magazine.

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Dan Pontefract

Dan Pontefract

Dan Pontefract is the author of The Purpose Effect: Building Meaning in Yourself, Your Role and Your Organization. He is also the chief envisioner of TELUS Transformation Office.

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Edward Hanrahan

Edward Hanrahan is the CEO of ClimateCare, managing its development since 2007. He advises banks and development finance institutions around the world.

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Tim Frick and Andrew Boardman

Tim Frick and Andrew Boardman

Tim Frick is the owner of Mightybytes, a certified B Corp and Illinois Benefit Corporation that has been building creative digital solutions for conscious companies since 1998. A regular... Read More

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Content by Fairware

Fairware is a promotional products supplier based in Vancouver, British Columbia. The company specializes in sustainable merchandising.

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Jessica King

Jessica King has been committed to undervalued people and places over her 15+ year career in Community Development in Lancaster & Pittsburgh. She is an entrepreneur within nonprofits – utilizing business tools and resources to seek greater... Read More

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Phil Clark

Phil Clark is the Chief Creative Officer at digital agency Exygy.

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Alyssa Conrardy

Alyssa Conrardy

President and Co-Founder
Prosper Strategies
Chicago

Alyssa is the President and Co-Founder of Prosper Strategies, a Chicago-based B Corp that helps changemakers grow their... Read More

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Jordan Dugan

Jordan Dugan works in the communications industry with digital and media marketing. She is an associate account executive who is involved with developing clients' voices.

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Kevin Trapani

Kevin Trapani is the founder and CEO of The Redwoods Group.

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Simeon Tegel

Simeon Tegel

Journalist
Lima, Peru
simeontegel.com

Simeon Tegel is a British journalist based in Peru but roaming regularly across Latin America. His work has been widely published, including in... Read More

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Maija Liuhto

Maija Liuhto is a journalist working in Afghanistan. She has written for Al Jazeera English, the Christian Science Monitor and Middle East Eye, among others.

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Kristine Wong

Kristine Wong

Multimedia Journalist
The San Francisco Bay Area, California
kristinewong.com

Kristine Wong is an independent multimedia journalist who reports on energy, the environment, food,... Read More

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Michael Corones

Michael Corones

Writer, Photographer
New York City
coron.es

Corones is a writer, editor and photographer based in New York City. His work has appeared on the websites for The Washington Post,... Read More

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Carrie Kirby

Carrie Kirby

Writer, Frugalistic Mom
CauseArtist
Alameda, California

Carrie is a writer who lives in the San Francisco Bay Area with her husband and two kids. She loves travel, taking her 12-year-old to the theater, and coffee.... Read More

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Chris Farrell

Chris Farrell

Chris Farrell is senior economics contributor for Marketplace, American Public Media's nationally syndicated public radio programs. He is economics commentator for Minnesota Public Radio. An award winning journalist, Chris is a regular contributor... Read More

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Marga Laube

Marga Laube

New World Story brings stories to life through writing and video, drawing on Marga Laube's multicultural and multidisciplinary experiences. Marga dwells at the threshold of newly emerging meta-stories. With cultural ecosystem awareness, she listens... Read More

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Content by Veris Wealth Partners

Veris Wealth Partners is a wealth management firm with offices in New York, San Francisco and Portsmouth, New Hampshire.

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Sophie Menin

Sophie Menin

Sophie Menin is a business and cultural journalist based in New York City. Her work has appeared in Barron’s, The New York Times, The Daily Beast, Opera News, Wine Spectator, Saveur, Gourmet and Departures, among other publications.

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Kit Cody

Kit Cody

Kit is a recovering journalist and strategic advisor to purpose-driven companies. He has founded high-growth startups, partnered with B Corps such as Chinook Book and Clean Fish, and was the founding CEO of a Rwanda Ventures, a social enterprise... Read More

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Laura van Straaten

Laura van Straaten

Laura van Straaten has written for The New York Times, Departures, The Wall Street Journal Magazine, The Hollywood Reporter and many other print and online media. Before turning to print, she produced many award-winning news broadcasts and... Read More

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Andy Last

Andy Last

Andy Last is a co-founder of Salt Communications and the author of Business on a Mission: How to Build a Sustainable Brand.

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Tom Miller

Tom Miller is the founder and president of Symbolist in Dallas. He holds bachelor degrees education and sociology, and a masters from HEC University in Paris. He is the author of Lift: A New Paradigm for Building Influential Leaders.

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Brad Edmondson

Brad Edmondson

Writer, Presenter, Consultant
Ithaca, New York
bradedmondson.com

Brad Edmondson is an award-winning journalist and business consultant who covers social change and those who... Read More

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Oscar Perry Abello

Oscar Perry Abello

Oscar Perry Abello is a New York City-based journalist writing about equity and justice in cities, communities, finance and the economy. Since 2011, his writing has appeared online for publications such as Fast Company, Next City, and NextBillion.... Read More

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Sarah Murray

Sarah Murray

As a journalist and author, Sarah Murray has been writing about business and society, philanthropy and social innovation for more than 20 years. A former Financial Times staff member and regular contributor for the FT, the Economist Group and... Read More

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Jacqui Hocking

Jacqui Hocking

Co-Founder
Gone Adventurin'
Singapore

Gone Adventurin' is a certified B Corporation that enables companies to #DiscoverPurpose by integrating sustainability and... Read More

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Strategic Sustainability Consulting

Strategic Sustainability Consulting is a management consulting firm based in Herndon, Virginia.

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Robert Kropp

Robert Kropp is a freelance journalist who writes on sustainability, environment and corporate social responsibility.

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Amy Domini

Amy Domini is an American investment adviser and is the founder and CEO of Domini Social Investments. She is also the author of several books about sustainable and responsible investing.

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Jennifer Murray, rTraction

As rTraction's HR Alchemist, Jennifer Murray works to bring out the best in our people and our company. Intrinsically supportive, fiercely devoted to authenticity (and realizing human potential) she can be found in conversation with our team in the... Read More

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Katie Hill, B Lab UK

Katie Hill is the executive director of the B Lab UK executive team.

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Mac McCabe

Mac McCabe

Sustainable Business Consultant
Portland, Maine

Mac McCabe has been a consultant since 1989 working exclusively with small businesses and non-profits whose missions prioritize sustainability and social responsibility. He... Read More

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The Patagonia Team

Patagonia is an American clothing company based in Ventura, California that was founded by Yvon Chouinard.

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Rabble

Rabble

Rabble is an impact investing platform that connects people with projects that strengthen communities. From revitalizing low-income neighborhoods, closing the gender gap or reducing carbon... Read More

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Denver Frederick

Denver Frederick is the host of The Business of Giving, a program addressing solutions to today's social problems. He was the chief development officer for the restoration of the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island.

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Dirk van der Beek

Dirk van der Beek

Business Humanizer and Partner
Innate Motion
Amsterdam

Being born and raised on a farm on the Dutch island of Texel has coded Dirk’s path. At the age of 7, his... Read More

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Sara Schley

Sara Schley

Business Consultant: Systemic Strategies for Sustainability
Seed Systems
Wendell, Massachusetts

Sara Schley is the founder and President of Seed Systems, an... Read More

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Kyle Fraser

Kyle Fraser

Business Humanizer
Innate Motion
Johannesburg, South Africa

Driven by optimistic thinking; Kyle is an entrepreneur and challenger at heart who has a solid foundation... Read More

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Vince Siciliano

Vince Siciliano is the president and CEO of New Resource Bank, which is based in San Francisco.

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Ka Kui Tse

Ka Kui Tse

Ka Kui Tse has been a leader in the business as a force for good movement in Hong Kong for over thirty years. Tse considers himself at the start of his third career, which will focus on promoting the B Corp movement starting in Hong Kong but... Read More

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Mariana Hodges

Mariana Hodges is the marketing and communications manager for Falcon Waterfree Technologies. The company is committed to developing new restroom products that conserve the earth's water.

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Claire Holland

Claire Holland is Director of Marketing Communications at agencyEA in Chicago, a brand experience agency specializing in experiential, digital and traditional engagement. She guides the strategic vision of the company’s brand, messaging and voice,... Read More

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Sabine Gremmen

Sabine Gremmen

Business Humanizer
Innate Motion
Dubai

Growing up in the south of the Netherlands, Sabine dreamed of escaping the routines life – to become a journalist traveling to far... Read More

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Leesa Sleep

Leesa Sleep is a business that sells mattresses, blankets and other such goods. The company is based in Virginia Beach, Virginia.

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David Levine

David Levine is the CEO and co-founder of the American Sustainable Business Council.

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Fred Wellman and Zach Iscol

Fred Wellman is the founder and CEO of ScoutComms. Zach Iscol is the CEO and founder of HirePurpose.

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Numi Tea

Numi Tea is an organic tea company based in Oakland, California. It was founded in 1999.

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RSF Social Finance

RSF Social Finance was founded in 1936 and is based in San Francisco, California. The company serves investors, donors and social entrepreneurs working in agriculture and education, among others.

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David Griswold

David Griswold is the president and founder of Sustainable Harvest Relationship Coffee. His company was founded in 1997.

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United by Blue

United By Blue is a sustainable outdoor apparel company that is focused on ocean conservation. The company is based in Philadelphia.

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Bond Street

Bond Street is revolutionizing small business lending through technology, data, and design. Entrepreneurs are the foundation for growth in our economy and yet today’s banking system has left them behind. Bond Street is building a better future... Read More

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Investors' Circle

Investors' Circle is a network of angel investors who seek financial, social and environmental returns on their investments.

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Susie Jaramillo

Susie Jaramillo

Susie Jaramillo is the co-founder and chief creative officer at Encantos Media Studios & CanticosWorld.

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Tim Hawken

Tim Hawken handles Special Ops for Bellroy.

Bellroy is a Certified B Corporation whose mission is to: Inspire better ways to carry. Use business as a force for good. Help the world, and our crew, flourish. They give 1 percent of their sales... Read More

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Suzanne Lane

Suzanne Lane is a donor and Food Shift volunteer. She is a contributor to RSF Social Finance's blog series.

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Anna Stumpf

Anna Stumpf is the executive producer of The Wall & Broadast who works with the TABB Group.

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Melinda Cheel

Melinda Cheel is the marketing director of RSF Social Finance.

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Jon Reidel

Jon Reidel

Jon Reidel is a senior communications specialist and writer at the University of Vermont.

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Ashwin Subramaniam, Gone Adventurin'

Ashwin Subramaniam, Gone Adventurin'

Ashwin Subramaniam is the CEO and founder of Gone Adventurin', a social business to help companies discover purpose.

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Shamini Dhana

Shamini Dhana

Shamini Dhana brings to the eco-fashion world over 20 years of experience in international strategy, global operations, venture capital, business development, and executive leadership in corporate America.

As a consultant, government foreign... Read More

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Korn Ferry

Korn Ferry is the preeminent authority on leadership and talent. For nearly half a century, clients have trusted Korn Ferry to recruit world-class leaders. Today, Korn Ferry is their partner in designing organizational strategy and developing their... Read More

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Richenda Vermeulen

Richenda Vermeulen is the founder and managing director of Ntegrity. She is located in Melbourne, Australia.

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Jane Marx

Jane Marx of Long Street Coffee is located in Melbourne, Australia. She is interested in entrepreneurship and social enterprises.

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Ben Alexander

Ben Alexander

Co-Founder
Headwaters Economics

Ben Alexander is co-founder of Headwaters Economics, an independent nonprofit research group whose mission is to improve community development and land management decisions in the West. He has... Read More

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Edie McLellan

Edie McLellan is a contributor to B the Change Media.

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Imogen Carter

Imogen Carter is a contributor to B the Change Media.

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Danny Almagor

Danny Almagor is the managing director of Small Giants and the executive director of Impact Investment Group.

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Polina Pinchevsky

Polina Pinchevsky

Polina Pinchevsky is a partner and creative director of Nana Design and Roundpeg.

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Jason Moore

Jason Moore is the web specialist at Roundpeg.

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Peter Barrett

Peter Barrett is a freelance journalist who specializes in food and culture. He's written news and features for Australian magazines, newspapers and websites for over 15 years.

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Rose Marcario

Rose Marcario is the president and CEO of Patagonia. She is located in the greater Los Angeles area.

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Antoine Didienne

Antoine Didienne was born and raised in France but lives in San Diego. He is a social entrepreneur who founded Vavavida, a company dedicated to empowering under-privileged women by retailing stylish, fair trade fashion accessories.

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Nigel Clarke

Nigel Clarke is the operations director of Jaguar Land Rover Sub Sahara Africa.

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Abhimanyu Shankhdhar

Abhimanyu Shankhdhar is the communications and advocacy lead for iProbono, and was previously the director of campaigns and outreach for Junxion Strategy.

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Christopher Lindstrom

Christopher Lindstrom is the co-founder of Catalyst Bioenergy Group. He's also the great-great grandson of John D. Rockefeller.

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Jeff Schlegel

Jeff Schlegel is a senior editor for Financial Advisor Magazine.

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Gloria Nelund

Gloria Nelund is the chairman and CEO of TriLinc Global. Previously, she served as the head of private wealth management at Deutsche Bank.

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Nancy Reyes

Nancy Reyes is the founder and CEO of RI Strategy Consulting.

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Mark R. Tercek

Mark R. Tercek is the president and CEO of The Nature Conservancy.

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Daniel Teitelbaum

Daniel Teitelbaum is a contributor to B the Change Media.

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Elise Bialylew

Elise Bialylew is a social entrepreneur specializing in mindfulness meditation. She founded the campaign "Mindful in May" in 2012.

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Liz Evans

Liz Evans is a contributor to B the Change Media.

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Brock Evans

Brock Evans is a contributor to B the Change Media.

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Abishek Balasubramaniam, Gone Adventurin'

Cathy Clark

Cathy Clark is a professor of social entrepreneurship at Duke University. She is also the co-author of The Impact Investor.

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Sara Parker

Sara Parker

Fulcrum Creatives
Columbus, Ohio, USA

Sara Parker is a writer, marketing expert and experienced event planner. Sara's Columbus partnerships include Fulcrum Creatives and the... Read More

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Ira Chaleff

Ira Chaleff

Ira Chaleff is an author, speaker and leader of the "Intelligent Disobedience" movement. He works in management consulting in the Washington, D.C. area.

Author
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Jane Boswell

Jane Boswell is an associate at Junxion Strategy and a freelance corporate responsibility professional. She has over 10 years of experience in the media and financial sectors.

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Tony Lee

Tony Lee is the strategy director at Ntegrity. He's also a digital strategist and photographer.

Strategy Director
Ntegrity

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Dumbo Feather

Dumbo Feather is a magazine telling the stories of people with the drive to make a positive difference in the world. It is named after the 1941 Disney film "Dumbo."

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Deborah Leipziger

Deborah Leipziger

Deborah Leipziger is an author, professor, and advisor in the fields of corporate responsibility (CR) and sustainability. She advises companies, governments, and UN agencies on CR and sustainability issues. She has advised leading multinational... Read More

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Jay Coen Gilbert

Jay Coen Gilbert

Co-Founder
B Lab
Wayne, Pennsylvania

B Lab is a nonprofit organization that serves a global movement of people using business as a force for good. Its vision is that one day all companies compete not only to be the best in... Read More

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Yvon Chouinard

Yvon Chouinard is the founder and CEO of Patagonia. He is an environmentalist and outdoor industry businessman.

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Axel Klimek and Alan Atkisson

Axel Klimek and Alan Atkisson are the co-founders of the Center for Sustainability Transformation. They are also the authors of the book Parachuting Cats Into Borneo.

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Tim Frick

Tim Frick

Author, Speaker, Entrepreneur
Mightybytes
Chicago, Illinois

Tim Frick is the owner of Mightybytes, a certified B Corp and Illinois Benefit Corporation that has been building creative digital solutions for conscious... Read More

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John Mackey and Raj Sisodia

John Mackey and Raj Sisodia are the authors of the book Conscious Capitalism: Liberating the Heroic Spirit of Business.

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Ángel Cabrera and Gregory Unruh

Ángel Cabrera and Gregory Unruh are the authors of Being Global: How to Think, Act and Lead in a Transformed World.

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T.S. Strickland II

T.S. Strickland II

T.S. Strickland is a Florida-based magazine writer and brand strategist with a special interest in stories at the intersection of food, technology and social good. His work has appeared or is forthcoming in Food + Tech Connect, The New... Read More

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Kevin Bayuk

Kevin Bayuk works at the intersection of ecology and economy where permaculture design meets next economy organizations intent on meeting human needs while enhancing the conditions conducive to all life. He is a co-founder and partner with LIFT... Read More

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Matthew Billingsley & Jay Buys

Matthew Billingsley and Jay Buys are the founders of technology company Visceral.

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Nathan Allen

Nathan Allen is a contributor to B the Change Media.

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Joel Mathis

Joel Mathis

Joel Mathis is a freelance writer and editor who lives in Lawrence, Kansas. He was a contributor to "Philadelphia Magazine" who also blogs on politics, journalism ethics and more.

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Kyrsten Bean

Kyrsten Bean is the marketing and communications editor for Saint Mary's College of California.

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Lisa Rabasca Roepe

Lisa Rabasca Roepe

Lisa Rabasca Roepe is a freelance journalist based in the Washington, D.C. area. Her work has appeared in publications such as Fast Company, Men's Journal and Eater.

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Todd Sears

Todd Sears

Todd Sears is the founder and principal of Out Leadership, the global LGBT+ business advisory company.

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Seth Buechley

Seth Buechley is the author of Ambition: Leading With Gratitude.

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Rick Alexander

Rick Alexander is Head of Legal Policy at B Lab. Before coming to B Lab, he spent 26 years at Morris, Nichols, Arsht & Tunnell LLP as a corporate law attorney, including four years as managing partner. He remains counsel to the firm.

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John Montgomery

John Montgomery

John Montgomery is the founder of Lex Ultima Consulting, LLC, a premiere business consulting firm that leads organizations to superior business results through advanced leadership mindsets and full-systems transformation.

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Gerry Valentine

Gerry Valentine

Gerry Valentine is a keynote speaker, thought leader, author and executive coach who focuses on using business as a force for good, and turning adversity into opportunity. He believes business can solve some of society’s most pressing challenges... Read More

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Tiffany Jana

Tiffany Jana

CEO and President
TMI Consulting, Inc.

TMI is a diversity and inclusion strategy consulting firm headquartered in Richmond, Virginia. Our consultants help organizations and communities shift diversity from a liability to an asset.... Read More

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John Replogle

John Replogle

John Replogle (rep-luh-gul) joined Seventh Generation in March of 2011. He comes to us from Burt’s Bees, the leading Earth-friendly, natural personal care products company, where he served starting in January 2006 as President and Chief Executive... Read More

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