A small business owner in Small Business Majority’s Network Council will participate in a Small Business Roundtable Discussion at the White House today to talk about finding solutions to address climate costs and the transition toward a clean energy future. Michigan entrepreneur Jon Tobias will join Administration officials and small business owners from across the [...]
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Grant Lundberg is the grandson of one of the original co-founders of Lundberg Family Farms. Grant oversees more than 16,000 California acreas of organic rice fields that produce a wide variety of syrups, risottos and rice cakes. Eight of the nine company board members are in the Lundberg clan.
Meet Carolina Furniture, a socially conscious and environmentally friendly handcrafted furniture company in North Carolina. According to the company, “We put loads of TLC into each stylish and functional heirloom quality product we create at our workshop. Since our founding in January 2011, our handsome designs have been purchased by reality television stars, a Trump Tower [...]
Patagonia was founded by avid climber Yvon Chouinard who wanted to make his own reuseable climbing gear. The business has boomed since the early 1970s. The earth-friendly goods and fleece have changed outdoor wear forever.
The color of 2012 is green, according to experts at the Spencer Institute: green living, green eating and a green economy. Laura Klein, author of the institute’s Green Living Coach certification program, recently offered her list of 2012 green living trends. “First of all, being green is not just a trend, it is fast becoming [...]