JOEL MAKOWER

THIS SPEAKER'S SET FEE PLACES HIM/HER WITHIN THE RANGE OF:

$7,501 to $15,000
 
TRAVELS FROM: California

VIDEOS:
Videos pending.

SPEECH TITLES AND/OR TOPICS

  • From Here to Sustainability--The Profit (and Pitfalls) of Environmentally Responsible Business
  • Saving the Buyosphere! --Selling Green in the Age of More, More, MORE

Categories

Change | Environmentalism | Globalization | Corporate Social Responsibility

Biography

For more than twenty years, Joel Makower has been a highly respected voice on the greening of business. As a writer and strategist on corporate environmental practices, clean technology, and green marketing, he has helped a wide range of companies align environmental responsibility with business success. He has worked with some of the leading companies and brands, including Clifbar, Clorox, GE, GM, Hewlett Packard, Nike, and Stonyfleld Farm.

Mr. Makower is chairman and executive editor of Greener World Media, a media company that produces the acclaimed b-to-b sites GreenBiz.com, ClimateBiz.com, and GreenerBuildings.com; co-founder of Clean Edge, a clean-tech research and publishing firm; and senior advisor at GreenOrder, a sustainability strategy firm. He also writes "Two Steps Forward," a popular blog on green business, clean technology, and green marketing.

Joel Makower has been a keynote speaker on these topics at more than one hundred industry conferences and events. He has been a commentator of "Marketplace," public radio's nightly business show, and appears regularly in both broadcast and print media, including The New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Forbes, Fortune, Business Week, and Business 2.0; and on Larry King Live, Oprah, the Today Show, Good Morning America, All Things Considered, and on CNN, MSNBC, CNBC, and other networks. In 2007, he was featured in the Sundance Channel series Big Ideas for a Small Planet.

The Associated Press has called Joel Makower "the guru of green business practices."

A former nationally syndicated columnist, Mr. Makower is author of more than a dozen books, including Beyond the Bottom Line: Putting Social Responsibility to Work for Your Business and the World (Simon & Schuster, 1994), The E-Factor: The Bottom-Line Approach to Environmentally Responsible Business (Random House, 1992), and The Green Consumer (Penguin Books, 1990).

Joel Makower serves as a Batten Fellow at the Darden School of Business at the University of Virginia, an advisor to VantagePoint Venture Partner's clean-technology practice, and in a board or advisory capacity for many other for-profit and nonprofit organizations.

BOOKS    Search For A Book

  • Beyond the Bottom Line: Putting Social Responsibility to Work for Your Business and the World
  • The E-Factor: The Bottom-Line Approach to Environmentally Responsible Business
  • The Green Consumer

Live chat by BoldChat
My Favorite Speakers
 

Similar Speaker

Rod Beckstrom

Rod Beckstrom is a well-known cyber security expert, Internet leader and authority on organizational leadership and social networking. He is the former President and CEO of ICANN, the global organization that help keeps the Internet secure, stable
More>>

Robin Chase
Robin Chase leads Meadow Networks, a consulting firm that advises transportation and planning departments at city, state, federal government agencies, and NGOs about wireless and mesh networking applications in the transportation sector, and impacts on innovation and economic development.
More>>

Dan Glickman

Dan Glickman is the Executive Director of the Aspen Institute Congressional Program, a nongovernmental, nonpartisan educational program for members of the United States Congress. The program provides lawmakers with a stronger grasp of critical public policy issues by convening high-level
More>>

Alfre Woodard
Alfre Woodard recently wrapped production on Hallmark Hall of Fame TV movie Pictures Of Hollis Woods, costarring Sissy Spacek. She recently starred along side Antonio Banderas in New Line's Take The Lead and played Betty Applewhite on the ABC
More>>


TRANSLATE:

Architects, developers and facility managers have selected Brikley's performance-engineered toilet partition and shower cubicle with confidence since 1998. As a market leader, Brikley delivers building owner value through design excellence, multiple options, code compliance, and long-lasting durability. If you choose us, we can provide best toilet partition systems for you.

At List Outdoor, we are happy to provide unbiased and informative reviews of the most popular outdoor gears. From the camping tent to backpack to crossbow, you can totally expect our regular update of the latest in-season reviews of outdoor products.
The achievements of rolex replica watches in Swiss Fake Rolex Watchmaking are the fruit of a constantly innovative approach at the service of highly distinctive aesthetics. You should know men always like watches. They will cost much for fake rolex watches. Sometimes men also like cheap replica watches in fact. And sometimes you may need replica watches when you went out. The luxury replica watches can make you perfect in your life. I just like Replica Watches for some reasons! Their freedom and importance have enabled the representation of time with luxury replica watches market. The pieces that adhere to the replica watches uk highest standards.You may like designer replica watches online. They are high quality replica watches to men. Its past as an inventor has given rise to a style that favours volume and shapes. All kinds of Replica Watches UK store for sale. But in my opinion, choosing high quality fake swiss watches is a good thing to men.