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Hazel Henderson


Hazel Henderson D.Sc.Hon., FRSA, is the founder of Ethical Markets Media LLC and the creator and co-executive Producer of its TV series. She is a world renowned futurist, evolutionary economist, a worldwide syndicated columnist, consultant on  sustainable development, and author of The Axiom and Nautilus award-winning book Ethical Markets: Growing the Green Economy (2006) and 

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Jul 19, 2017 / by epicenter / No Comments

John Foraker

John Foraker

John Foraker is the President of Annie’s, Inc. and a leading authority in the organic and natural foods industry. With more than 20 years of business experience and a sharp focus on sustainability and social responsibility, Foraker’s vision for growing Annie’s has always relied on transparent leadership and an over-arching commitment to creativity, innovation and

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Jul 15, 2017 / by epicenter / No Comments

Larry Kopald


Larry Kopald has been a communications and branding professional for over twenty-five years, working at some of the world’s top advertising agencies. He has overseen the advertising for brands ranging from McDonalds to American Express to Honda, and has helped launch multibillion brands like Acura, Oracle, and Huggies. Larry has also been a lifelong environmentalist

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Jul 01, 2017 / by epicenter / No Comments

Alisa Gravitz


For thirty years, Alisa Gravitz has led Green America, the national green economy organization. Green America develops marketplace solutions to social and environmental problems with a key focus on tackling climate change, building fair trading systems, stopping corporate abuse, and growing the green economy. Alisa brings her years of experience and knowledge of sustainability to

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Jun 04, 2017 / by epicenter / No Comments

Elizabeth Candelario


Environmental and social advocate Elizabeth Candelario is managing director of Demeter USA, the nation’s only certifier of Biodynamic farms and products and a member of Demeter International, the oldest ecological certification organization in the world. Biodynamic agriculture is a holistic and regenerative farming system that represents the highest paradigm of sustainability, and Demeter’s vision is

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Jun 01, 2017 / by epicenter / No Comments

Tom Newmark


Tom Newmark spent fourteen years in the natural products industry, helping to build New Chapter into a premier brand in the natural retail channel.  Proctor & Gamble purchased New Chapter about five years ago, and since that time Tom has focused on environmental activism with specific attention on regenerative agriculture. Tom is also the co-owner

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May 18, 2017 / by epicenter / No Comments

Daniela Ibarra-Howell


A native Argentinean, born and raised in Buenos Aires, Daniela is an agronomist by profession and holds a MS in Natural Resource Management and Economics. With over 25 years of international experience in ranching, Holistic Management, and collaborative ecosystem restoration programs, Daniela co founded with Allan Savory and other colleagues the Savory Institute in 2009,

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May 14, 2017 / by epicenter / No Comments

Katie Forrest


Katie is the Co-Founder and Chief of EPIC Provisions, a company specializing in creating nutrient dense meat based superfoods. EPIC is the first consumer packaged goods company to successfully scale a “nose to tail” approach to optimizing the use of the whole animal. The brand creates protein bars made from high quality meat, ready to

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May 10, 2017 / by epicenter / No Comments

Ronnie Cummins


Ronnie Cummins is co-founder of Regeneration International, a 501(c)3 organization dedicated to building a global network of farmers, scientists, businesses, activists, educators, journalists, governments and consumers who will promote and put into practice regenerative agriculture and land-use practices that: provide abundant, nutritious food; revive local economies; rebuild soil fertility and biodiversity; and restore climate stability

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May 03, 2017 / by epicenter / No Comments

Woody Tasch


Woody Tasch is the Founder and Chairman of the Slow Money Institute and author of Inquiries into the Nature of Slow Money: Investing as if Food, Farms, and Fertility Mattered (Chelsea Green). Since 2010, dozens of local Slow Money networks and investment clubs have catalyzed the flow of more than $56 million into more than 625 local and/or organic food

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May 01, 2017 / by epicenter / No Comments