Green Festival Speakers
Andrew Behar, CEO, As You Sow. Founded in 1992, As You Sow promotes environmental and social corporate responsibility through shareholder advocacy, coalition building, and innovative legal strategies. Our efforts create large-scale systemic change by establishing sustainable and equitable corporate practices. As investors, we communicate directly with executives to collaboratively develop business models that reduce risk, benefit brand reputation, and protect shareholder value while bringing about positive environmental change. Companies impacted by our work include: Chevron, ExxonMobil, General Electric, McDonald's, Safeway, Whole Foods, Apple, Dell, HP, Best Buy, Coca-Cola, Pepsi, Nestlé Waters, Starbucks, Target, Walt Disney, and DuPont.