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Graham Hill Discusses Concept of Being a Designpreneur

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  • Date Added : 7/17/2007
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Graham Hill

  • Founder, TreeHugger
  • male
  • Caucasian
  • 1971 (Age: 50 years old)
  • Graham Hill - Interview - TreeHugger
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Biography

Graham Hill is a social entrepreneur and founder of TreeHugger. TreeHugger is the leading media outlet dedicated to driving sustainability mainstream.

Hill's past businesses include forays into fashion, web-development, viral email and plant-based air filters. In 1995, with his cousin, he started and grew the web-developer, SiteWerks, to 60 people doing work for large companies such as Microsoft and sold it to a New York company in 1998. Additionally, he owns a product business that sells a New York souvenir he designed a few years ago into 150 stores including MOMA.

Graham Hill has a Bachelor of Architecture with distinction from Carleton University in Ottawa and did advanced studies in Industrial Design at E.C.I.A.D, Vancouver.

I call myself a designpreneur, because I really think those are the two parts of me that are most important. I love design and I love small business and so I think the ... so really I couldn't have studied anything better. So architecture is great because it's and product design. It's really the c...(Full transcript available to logged in subscribers.).

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Graham Hill videos

Video 1 of 16 Graham Hill States TreeHugger Targets Individuals Concerned About The Environment But Not Willing To Be Labeled As Hippies
  • Graham Hill - Interview - TreeHugger
  • 7/17/2007
  • Graham Hill
  • 2 min. 35 sec.
Video 2 of 16 Graham Hill States TreeHugger Is a Virtual Global Company
  • Graham Hill - Interview - TreeHugger
  • 7/17/2007
  • Graham Hill
  • 1 min. 5 sec.
Video 3 of 16 Graham Hill States Developing Trust In A Global Company Is Always Challenging
  • Graham Hill - Interview - TreeHugger
  • 7/17/2007
  • Graham Hill
  • 1 min. 26 sec.
Video 4 of 16 Graham Hill Discusses Initial Funding And Growth Of TreeHugger
  • Graham Hill - Interview - TreeHugger
  • 7/17/2007
  • Graham Hill
  • 2 min. 20 sec.
Video 5 of 16 Graham Hill Discusses Future Desire For Company's Impact
  • Graham Hill - Interview - TreeHugger
  • 7/17/2007
  • Graham Hill
  • 1 min. 8 sec.
Video 6 of 16 Graham Hill States Entrepreneurs Need Arrogance, Passion and Persistence
  • Graham Hill - Interview - TreeHugger
  • 7/17/2007
  • Graham Hill
  • 1 min. 19 sec.
Video 7 of 16 Graham Hill Discusses How His Site Has and Hasn't Embraced New Technology
  • Graham Hill - Interview - TreeHugger
  • 7/17/2007
  • Graham Hill
  • 2 min. 0 sec.
Video 8 of 16 Graham Hill States Obsession With Building a Stronger and Better Company Is His Main Focus
  • Graham Hill - Interview - TreeHugger
  • 7/17/2007
  • Graham Hill
  • 1 min. 39 sec.
Video 9 of 16 Graham Hill Discusses Concept of Being a Designpreneur
  • Graham Hill - Interview - TreeHugger
  • 7/17/2007
  • Graham Hill
  • 1 min. 42 sec.
Video 10 of 16 Graham Hill States Classes On Softer Skills of Business Would Have Been Useful As An Undergrad
  • Graham Hill - Interview - TreeHugger
  • 7/17/2007
  • Graham Hill
  • 1 min. 8 sec.
Video 11 of 16 Graham Hill Shares Thoughts on Having a Family Member As A Business Partner
  • Graham Hill - Interview - TreeHugger
  • 7/17/2007
  • Graham Hill
  • 1 min. 14 sec.
Video 12 of 16 Graham Hill States Importance of Understanding Core Value of Company
  • Graham Hill - Interview - TreeHugger
  • 7/17/2007
  • Graham Hill
  • 1 min. 11 sec.
Video 13 of 16 Graham Hill Discusses New York Souvenir Product He Designed
  • Graham Hill - Interview - TreeHugger
  • 7/17/2007
  • Graham Hill
  • 3 min. 10 sec.
Video 14 of 16 Graham Hill States Challenge of Trying To Change Human Nature
  • Graham Hill - Interview - TreeHugger
  • 7/17/2007
  • Graham Hill
  • 1 min. 23 sec.
Video 15 of 16 Graham Hill States Importance of Managing Cash Flow
  • Graham Hill - Interview - TreeHugger
  • 7/17/2007
  • Graham Hill
  • 1 min. 3 sec.
Video 16 of 16 Graham Hill States Importance of Focusing On The Core
  • Graham Hill - Interview - TreeHugger
  • 7/17/2007
  • Graham Hill
  • 0 min. 51 sec.

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