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Social Innovation Speaker Series: Vincent Stanley, Author & Director of Patagonia Philosophy

Wed, April 3, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Vincent Stanley

 

Vincent Stanley, co-author with Yvon Chouinard of The Responsible Company, has been
with Patagonia on and off since its beginning in 1973, for many of those years in key
executive roles as head of sales or marketing. More informally, he is Patagonia’s long-
time chief storyteller. Vincent helped develop the Footprint Chronicles, the company’s
interactive website that outlines the social and environmental impact of its products; the
Common Threads Partnership (precursor of Worn Wear); and Patagonia Books. He
currently serves as the company’s Director, Patagonia Philosophy, is a resident fellow at
the Yale Center for Business and Environment and a visiting executive at INSEAD in
Fontainebleau. He is also a poet whose work has appeared in Best American Poetry. He
and his wife, the writer Nora Gallagher, live in Santa Barbara.


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Date:
Wed, April 3, 2019
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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VPD 101 Lower Level