Green Leaders http://www.entrepreneur.com/topic/green-leaders The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Green Leaders en-us Copyright 2014 Entrepreneur.com Inc., All rights reserved. Entrepreneur.com webmaster@entrepreneur.com (webmaster) 5 Business Thu, 17 Jul 2014 14:15:00 GMT The Surprising Ways This 'Trep Uses SnapChat to Run His Recycling Business This founder of a cell phone recycling company the tools that help him and his team run his business while on the road. Thu, 17 Jul 2014 14:15:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235464 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235464 Jennifer Goforth Gregory This founder of a cell phone recycling company the tools that help him and his team run his business while on the road. When Sustainability Stories Are Good Business A Los Angeles-based multimedia platform focuses on inspiring stories about the environment to help counterbalance the usual doom-and-gloom narrative. Fri, 14 Jun 2013 08:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/227025 http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/227025 Brian Solis A Los Angeles-based multimedia platform focuses on inspiring stories about the environment to help counterbalance the usual doom-and-gloom narrative. How to Go Green With Carbon-Neutral Shipping More companies are taking this eco-friendly shipping approach to limit their environmental impact. Fri, 05 Apr 2013 08:45:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/226289 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/226289 Carol Tice More companies are taking this eco-friendly shipping approach to limit their environmental impact. Why Small Business Owners Are Switching to Alternative-Fuel Vehicles Hybrid, electric and clean-diesel models have taken hold of the U. S. auto market. But what does that mean for your bottom line? These 'treps tell us why they have gone green. Wed, 24 Oct 2012 04:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/slideshow/224507 http://www.entrepreneur.com/slideshow/224507 Jennifer Wang Hybrid, electric and clean-diesel models have taken hold of the U. S. auto market. But what does that mean for your bottom line? These 'treps tell us why they have gone green. Zipcar: Two Moms, a Business Idea and $68 in the Bank The story of the popular car-sharing service started by two moms in Massachusetts could be an inspiration for your new business. Fri, 01 Jun 2012 11:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/223692 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/223692 Carol Tice The story of the popular car-sharing service started by two moms in Massachusetts could be an inspiration for your new business. The Method Vision: Green Consumers Want to Have Fun, Too This guiding principle helped the founders of an eco-friendly, entrepreneurial company take its cleaning products from the car trunk to the aisles of Target. Fri, 30 Dec 2011 02:02:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/222523 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/222523 Kelly K. Spors This guiding principle helped the founders of an eco-friendly, entrepreneurial company take its cleaning products from the car trunk to the aisles of Target. Richard Branson on the Business of Sustainability The celebrated entrepreneur urges startups to consider developing green solutions for the future. Tue, 11 Oct 2011 03:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/220496 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/220496 Richard Branson The celebrated entrepreneur urges startups to consider developing green solutions for the future. Two Urban Farmers Test the 'Eat Local' Business More people are exploring microfarming as a way to become their own boss. A look at two moonlighting gardeners in Cleveland. Wed, 21 Sep 2011 02:02:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/220390 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/220390 Bruce Schoenfeld More people are exploring microfarming as a way to become their own boss. A look at two moonlighting gardeners in Cleveland. The Farm-to-Table Founding Fathers How a Silicon Valley veteran and an English-bred chef helped define the farm-to-table movement. Wed, 21 Sep 2011 02:02:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/220392 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/220392 Bruce Schoenfeld How a Silicon Valley veteran and an English-bred chef helped define the farm-to-table movement. The Economist at the Forefront of the Farm-to-Table Movement This business analyst is an unlikely leader in the economics of food localization. Wed, 21 Sep 2011 01:05:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/220391 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/220391 Bruce Schoenfeld This business analyst is an unlikely leader in the economics of food localization. How the Farm-to-Table Movement Is Helping Grow the Economy Producing and using locally sourced food is becoming a sustainable business. Call it Foodie Inc. Wed, 21 Sep 2011 00:03:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/220357 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/220357 Bruce Schoenfeld Producing and using locally sourced food is becoming a sustainable business. Call it Foodie Inc. The Innovators: Looptworks' Scott Hamlin Co-founder of an upcycled clothing and accessories maker describes a new frontier for product innovations. Tue, 30 Aug 2011 00:02:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/220200 http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/220200 Co-founder of an upcycled clothing and accessories maker describes a new frontier for product innovations. Building a Home Decor Business on Recycled Bicycle Parts A Texas designer uses her passion for sustainable living to strike out on her own. Tue, 26 Jul 2011 14:59:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/220021 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/220021 Michelle Juergen A Texas designer uses her passion for sustainable living to strike out on her own. Nurturing Natural: Online Retailer Abe's Market Blends Etsy and Whole Foods This Web hub helps companies communicate their uniqueness and sell their goods. Tue, 24 May 2011 16:06:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/219605 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/219605 Jason Daley This Web hub helps companies communicate their uniqueness and sell their goods. How Yellow+Blue Is Making a Difference in the Wine Business The Chester, Penn.-based wine company's early success shatters long-held industry standards. Plus, a look at other game-changers in the beverages industry. Tue, 24 May 2011 00:09:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/219670 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/219670 Jenna Schnuer The Chester, Penn.-based wine company's early success shatters long-held industry standards. Plus, a look at other game-changers in the beverages industry. The Business of Building Artificial Reefs An aquatic exhibits designer crafts a plan to reinvigorate his state's marine life and fishing industry. Tue, 26 Apr 2011 08:59:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/219464 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/219464 Gwen Moran An aquatic exhibits designer crafts a plan to reinvigorate his state's marine life and fishing industry. Patagonia Founder Yvon Chouinard on His Latest Social Venture Patagonia founder Yvon Chouinard is using music, fish and--of course--clothing to fuel environmental causes. Tue, 26 Apr 2011 03:14:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/219457 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/219457 Jennifer Wang Patagonia founder Yvon Chouinard is using music, fish and--of course--clothing to fuel environmental causes. Upcycling Becomes a Treasure Trove for Green Business Ideas Forget recycling. Reusing materials discarded in the manufacturing process is a growing force behind a fresh new industry. Tue, 22 Mar 2011 13:54:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/219310 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/219310 Jennifer Wang Forget recycling. Reusing materials discarded in the manufacturing process is a growing force behind a fresh new industry. Five Celebrities Making the Environment Their Business What do a Lincoln Continental, a Victoria Secret model and Kevin Costner have to do with each other? Environmentalism. Duh. Tue, 22 Mar 2011 08:57:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/219362 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/219362 Jason Ankeny What do a Lincoln Continental, a Victoria Secret model and Kevin Costner have to do with each other? Environmentalism. Duh. Eco-Conscious Entrepreneurs Clean Up with a Soap Business A couple turns restaurants' cooking oil into soap -- and sells it back to the establishments. Tue, 22 Feb 2011 14:09:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/218119 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/218119 Maria Russo A couple turns restaurants' cooking oil into soap -- and sells it back to the establishments.