Saul “Skip” Wiener – Founder of the Urban Tree Connection

Saul "Skip" Wiener - Founder of the Urban Tree Connection

Skip Wiener has a master’s degree from Temple University in Plant Physiology (1967) and a master’s degree in Landscape Architecture from the University of Pennsylvania (1972). He worked for the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection, the National Park Service, the Montgomery County Planning Commission and John Rahenkamp Consultants as…

Meet Saul “Skip” Wiener – Founder of the Urban Tree Connection

Josh Tetrick – Founder of 33needs.com

Josh Tetrick - Founder of 33needs.com

Josh Tetrick – a social entrepreneur, writer, and speaker – has led a United Nations business initiative in Kenya, worked for both former President Clinton and the president of Liberia, Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf, and taught street children as a Fulbright Scholar in Nigeria and South Africa. Josh provides capital to creative…

Meet Josh Tetrick – Founder of 33needs.com

Inge De Dreu- Founder of InspiraTé, Manager of Touch of Love

Inge De Dreu- Founder of InspiraTé, Manager of Touch of Love

Originally Dutch, Inge de Dreu now lives in Bogotá, Colombia. She’s a Business Consultant working on projects with companies and educational institutions, is now 27 years old and lives with her boyfriend and his two daughters. Ever since Inge was very young, she only wanted to work with horses. She’d…

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Alezandra Russell – Chief Recycler of Recycled Child Project

Alezandra Russell - Chief Recycler of Recycled Child Project

Within the last 5 years Alezandra Russell has added a handful of new titles to her ever expanding resume: wife: social entrepreneur: traveler: foodie: and bi-continental citizen. Reluctant to fall into daily complacency Alezandra quickly woke-up to the brutalities facing our globe’s most vulnerable when she visited Thailand in 2009…

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Nate St. Pierre – Founder of ItStartsWith.Us

Nate St. Pierre - Founder of ItStartsWith.Us

Nate St. Pierre is the founder of ItStartsWith.Us, a global group of people committed to changing the world in just 15 minutes a week. He consults with organizations of any size on building and engaging community, while making it easy to mobilize their members to make a difference for others. Nate utilizes…

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Toby Tanser – Founder of Shoe4Africa

Toby Tanser - Founder of Shoe4Africa

Race director, author, runner, coach, philanthropist and writer, Toby Tanser is the founder and only staff member of the charity organization Shoe4Africa. His latest and greatest project is trying to build Africa’s largest public children’s hospital. Tanser, a former professional athlete, lived with international athletes and their top coaches on…

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Julie Nessen – Co-Founder of the Young Entrepreneurs Alliance

Julie Nessen - Co-Founder of the Young Entrepreneurs Alliance

Julie Nessen, Director & Co-Founder of the Young Entrepreneurs Alliance began the program with her father Robert L. Nessen to realize their joint vision for empowering at-risk youths through business ownership. This was natural extension of her prior experience teaching theater in adult prisons and troubled inner-city schools in New…

Meet Julie Nessen – Co-Founder of the Young Entrepreneurs Alliance