Yvon Chouinard


Yvon Chouinard, founder of Patagonia, is widely acclaimed as an industry leader who is setting the standard for sustainable business practices. Patagonia’s inspirational philosophy, which guides them toward innovative sustainability, has become a trademark of the brand that generates consumer loyalty, awareness and motivation to protect the planet we all call home.

Read the full profile on Chouinard here

Industry: Retail/Fashion

Year Founded: 1973

Headquarters: Ventura, Calif.

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