Date Added: May 2010
For online bookseller Better World Books, social responsibility isn't an afterthought. It's at the core of this for-profit social enterprise. The Beacon Capital Partners Executive in Residence program is a unique opportunity for the Kellogg School to invite a world-class leader in social enterprise to spend a few days talking with the entire Kellogg community about important issues in nonprofit management. Previous Beacon Capital Partners Executives-in-Residence include Room to Read's Wood; Jim Scherr '89, the first Olympian selected to lead the United States Olympic Committee; and Christopher Crane, president and CEO of Opportunity International.