Vincent Stanley - The Responsible Company: What We've Learned from Patagonia's First 40 Years

Friday, November 9, 2012 - 7:00pm
Author Vincent Stanley reads from The Responsible Company: What We've Learned from Patagonia's First 40 Years ($19.95). Together with Yvon Chouinard, founder and owner of Patagonia Vincent Stanley,draws on 40 years’ experience to articulate the elements of responsible business for our time. Stanley recounts how Patagonia – step by step and misstep – has made its work progressively more responsible. He describes the simple, crucial steps businesses can take to thrive in an uncertain economy while reducing their social and environmental harm. 

Vincent Stanley, Patagonia’s acting vice-president of marketing, has been with the company on and off since its inception in 1973. For the past eight years he has focused on the intersection of the company’s brand, sport, and environmental stories. He has helped initiate and produce the Footprint Chronicles, the company’s interactive website that outlines the social and environmental impact of its products; the Common Threads Partnership; and Patagonia Books.
 
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$19.95
ISBN: 9780980122787
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Published: Patagonia Books - May 25th, 2012

The Responsible Company , by Yvon Chouinard, founder and owner of Patagonia, and Vincent Stanley, co-editor of its Footprint Chronicles, draw on the their 40 years' experience at Patagonia – and knowledge of current efforts by other companies – to articulate the elements of responsible business for our time.