Good Company: Social Capitalist Awards
Today on Good Company: Cheryl Dahle, project manager for Fast Magazine’s Social Capitalist Awards talks about the awards and non-profit social entrepreneurs. Michael Connor talks with Alex Counts, CEO of the Grameen Foundation, one of the recipient of a Social Capitalist Award. He discusses Grameen’s work with microfinance and entrepreneurs in developing areas. Senior Vice President of First Books, Chandler Arnold, talks about harnessing the power of the private sector and cause based marketing partnerships for the greater good of the company and community. Trans Fair USA President and CEO, Paul Rice, talks about what fair trade is and how it benefits farmers, consumers and the global economy and what the challenges are.