#27 – David Katz — A Journey Over Self


    August 05, 2019 

    EPISODE DESCRIPTION


    This episode is a deep journey into the self.  We workshop at the end to create deeper awareness of, “What are you creating?”  It’s not just the vessel (i.e. the business, podcast, event, etc), it’s the greater intention, the essence that the vessel is expanding.  Enjoy!

    About David: David has been named one of the world’s most compassionate entrepreneurs by Salt magazine. He is the recipient of the United Nations Lighthouse award for Planetary Health, recipient of the Paris Climate Conference Sustainia community award, is the Past President of the Vancouver Chapter of the Entrepreneurs’ Organization (EO), and named the Entrepreneur Organizations, Global Citizen.  David is the founder and CEO of The Plastic Bank, an internationally recognized solution to ocean plastic. The Plastic Bank is a global network of micro recycling markets that empower the poor to transcend poverty by cleaning the environment. The Plastic Bank is an eco-system that provides an opportunity for the world to collect and trade plastic waste as a currency. European partners include IBM, Shell Energy, Henkel, Marks & Spencer’s, Eat Natural, Aldi, Drogerie Mart, Grenier Packaging and others.  His humanitarian work has earned him international recognition. David has been featured in hundreds of international news and investigative articles, including Forbes, Time Magazine, Fast Company, and National Geographic. David can be found at TED.com, is featured in an award-winning documentary and starred in an international reality television show. 

    You can find David: plasticbank.com You can find his TED talk on TED.com, “The surprising solution to ocean plastic” LinkedIn @ David Katz