TITLE

From Red to Green

AUTHOR(S)
Freedman, Michael
PUB. DATE
October 2005
SOURCE
Forbes Asia;10/31/2005, Vol. 1 Issue 6, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article features Paul Gilding, head of the consulting firm Ecos. He helps corporate polluters establish environmentally correct image while pursuing their own selfish objectives. He consults to corporate clients for a fee that could cost up to $1 million per year. He worked as a Maoist labor organizer in the 1980s but decided to quit after realizing that the union was more focused on intimidation than on protecting workers.
ACCESSION #
21027897

 

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