Yvon Chouinard

Type: Person
Name: Yvon Chouinard
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

Patagonia Is Closing Its New York City Stores For The People's Climate March

Outdoor retailer Patagonia will be shutting down its four New York City stores this Sunday to encourage employees to participate in the People's Climate March ahead of the United Nations' climate summit next week, the company announced today.Patagonia ... [Published Fast Company - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 1 reports

DamNation Documents the National Debate Over Dam Removals and River Restoration

By © Ben KnightConditDam on Washington’s White Salmon River.Photographer and documentary filmmaker Ben Knight knew very little about dams in the United States before Patagonia, Inc., founder Yvon Chouinard approached him to create a film about them. Knight ... [Published Photo District News - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 1 reports

B Corp's Best Places To Work For A Paycheck With A Higher Purpose

As Millennial tastes in work environments change, with more emphasis on social impact and doing “good,” not just taking home a hefty paycheck, companies are being challenged to reform the workplace. B Corp, which debuted in 2010, alters the legal construction ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 11 2014 - Updated Sep 11 2014 - 1 reports

The Lure of Patagonia

ByKristin McDivitt TompkinsOct-2006The desolate tip of South America has always drawn explorers and poets, fortune seekers and misfits. Now they are joined by a new type of environmentalist. Kristine McDivitt Tompkins on preserving the wild.Could you ... [Published Departures Magazine - Sep 11 2014]
First reported Sep 10 2014 - Updated Sep 10 2014 - 2 reports

A Fight For The Mountaintop: Yvon Chouinard's Disciple Challenges Patagonia

A quarter-century on there is still a keen rivalry between Peter Metcalf and legendary outdoor entrepreneur and environmentalist Yvon Chouinard. Metcalf cinched together the business of making climbing carabiners, harnesses and backcountry skis, renamed ... [Published Atlanta Journal And Constitution - Sep 10 2014]
First reported Sep 10 2014 - Updated Sep 10 2014 - 1 reports

Forbes Announces Health Care, Science, Innovation, And Technology Issue

Cover Story Features World’s Richest Doctor Patrick Soon-Shiong of Manhattan ProjectNEW YORK (September 10, 2014) – Forbes announced the Health Care, Science, Innovation and Technology issue, featuring the world’s richest doctor, Patrick Soon-Shiong, ... [Published Forbes.com - Sep 10 2014]
First reported Sep 10 2014 - Updated Sep 10 2014 - 1 reports

Taking aim at hook & bullet

Throughout the next month, SNEWS will recap its coverage of Outdoor Retailer Summer Market 2014 with select stories from the  O.R. Daily we published at the show Aug. 6 – 9 . It’s an opportunity for you to catch up on stories you might have missed in ... [Published SNEWS - Sep 10 2014]
First reported Sep 09 2014 - Updated Sep 09 2014 - 1 reports

My building brand reading list

Nearly every organisation I work with gets a bit of a reading list from me. I can’t seem to help myself because much of my thinking about brand has been informed from the most unexpected places.So after sifting through my shelves and reading list, these ... [Published Smart Company Australia - Sep 09 2014]
First reported Sep 04 2014 - Updated Sep 04 2014 - 1 reports

Inside Patagonia, The Retailer That Wants You To Buy Less

View this image ›Rose Marcario outside of Patagonia’s headquarters Macey J. Foronda / BuzzFeedPatagonia is the kind of retailer that holds an “Anti-Black Friday” event and urges customers to think twice before buying its $139 fleeces and $99 backpacks. ... [Published BuzzFeed - Sep 04 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

The North Face and Patagonia develop dueling standards for down

_ Because there was no existing animal-welfare standard for waterfowl, The North Face set out to write its own, as did Patagonia. Photo: Ognen Teofilovski / Reuters For decades, The North Face and Patagonia have competed in the marketplace for outerwear, ... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 22 2014 - 3 reports

Steyer’s group brings in $500,000 in July

The NextGen Climate super-PAC raised just over $8 million in July, but only $501,000 was from donors other than the group’s founder, Tom Steyer.Steyer, a billionaire climate activist and former hedge fund manager, donated the remaining $7.5 million in ... [Published The Hill - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 2 reports

Patagonia Partners With Artists Across the Country to Bring Environmental Focus to Midterm Elections

Patagonia worked with top graphic artists Alex Trochut, Natas Kaupas and Eric Junker"We've rooted our business in the environment – we want to act responsibly, live within our means, and leave behind a planet we would want to live in," said Patagonia ... [Published Pettinga Financial Advisors - Aug 21 2014]

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Cheyne Lempe and Ethan Pringle Climb New Route ... [Published Rock and Ice Magazine - 1 hour ago]
Climbing Legend Reinhold Messner: "Like Kinderg... [Published Forbes.com - Sep 19 2014]
Patagonia Is Closing Its New York City Stores F... [Published Fast Company - Sep 18 2014]
DamNation Documents the National Debate Over Da... [Published Photo District News - Sep 16 2014]
B Corp's Best Places To Work For A Paycheck Wit... [Published DailyMe.Com - Sep 16 2014]
B Corp's Best Places to Work for a Paycheck wit... [Published Forbes.com - Sep 16 2014]
Millennial Activists Driving America’s Revenue ... [Published Triple Pundit - Sep 15 2014]
New Belgium co-founder Kim Jordan to give keyno... [Published NorthFortyNews - Sep 11 2014]
Turning Vodka Into (Pure) Water [Published PRWeb - Sep 11 2014]
The Lure of Patagonia [Published Departures Magazine - Sep 11 2014]
A Fight For The Mountaintop: Yvon Chouinard's D... [Published Atlanta Journal And Constitution - Sep 10 2014]
A Fight For The Mountaintop: Yvon Chouinard's D... [Published Forbes.com - Sep 10 2014]
Forbes Announces Health Care, Science, Innovati... [Published Forbes.com - Sep 10 2014]
How The Lehman Collapse Inspired Two Friends To... [Published Business Insider - Sep 10 2014]
Taking aim at hook & bullet [Published SNEWS - Sep 10 2014]
My building brand reading list [Published Smart Company Australia - Sep 09 2014]
Inside Patagonia, The Retailer That Wants You T... [Published BuzzFeed - Sep 04 2014]
How An Expert Skier Invented High-Performance S... [Published Business Insider - Aug 27 2014]
The North Face and Patagonia develop dueling st... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Aug 27 2014]
Lemur Conservation Foundation Announces Partner... [Published EMoneyDaily - Aug 26 2014]
What’s the Difference Between Certified B Corps... [Published Triple Pundit - Aug 26 2014]
The CEO’s Guide to Shameless Self-Promotion [Published Version 2.0 Communications - Aug 22 2014]
Steyer’s group brings in $500,000 in July [Published The Hill - Aug 21 2014]
Steyer PAC gets just $501K from outside donors ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Aug 21 2014]
Patagonia Partners With Artists Across the Coun... [Published Pettinga Financial Advisors - Aug 21 2014]
Patagonia Partners With Artists Across the Coun... [Published A.M. Best - Aug 21 2014]
Bikes and coffee now trending for Cruikshanks [Published Business North - Aug 21 2014]
Tom Steyer's super PAC haul for July: $500,000 [Published Washington Examiner - Aug 21 2014]
Anatomy of a Cult Brand: Have Purpose [Published Business 2 Community - Aug 17 2014]
New Black Diamond president Zeena Freeman lined... [Published Grough - Aug 17 2014]
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How Patagonia went from turmoil to wildly succe... [Published Financial Post | Business » Entrepreneur - May 05 2014]
A legendary climber, surfer, entrepreneur and environmentalist, the story of Yvon Chouinard, founder of Patagonia, starts with the design, manufacturing, and distribution of rock-climbing equipment in the late 1950s. By 1964, he produced his first mail ...
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Rose Marcario Named President And CEO Of Patago... [Published PR Newswire - Jan 23 2014]
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