27 Jun '11, 3am

Our own Members - Most Promising Social Entrepreneurs! Emory Knoll Farms /Green Roof Plants Way to go guys!

Businessweek.com profiles 25 ventures selected from reader suggestions in their third annual roundup of America’s most promising social entrepreneurs. Guess who made into this year’s list? Emory Knoll Farms/Green Roof Plants co-owners Ed Snodgrass & John Shepley – also two of our contributing editors! “…Socially minded entrepreneurs and investors are still building the infrastructure to start and expand companies that exist between the purely for-profit and the purely philanthropic…Investors are beginning to consider social ventures more seriously…” ~ excerpt from Businessweek.com of June 22, 2011 Funny – Ed, our Plant Editor, has been with us the longest (since 2004) and writes the “Ask Ed ” column, and John is our newest contributing editor, the Green Business Editor, having just come on board earlier this year with his column “Sustainable Business Insights .” Corporate ...

Full article: http://www.greenroofs.com/blog/2011/06/26/ed-snodgrass-jo...

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