For more than 20 years, Joel Makower has been a leading voice on business, the environment, and the bottom line. He is cofounder and chairman of GreenBiz Group Inc., which produces events, business information services, and websites such as GreenBiz.com. He also hosts GreenBiz.com’s annual State of Green Business Forums, the annual GreenBiz Innovation Forum, and other events. Makower has written more than a dozen books, including Strategies for the Green Economy, along with GreenBiz.com’s annual State of Green Business report. He also cofounded Clean Edge Inc., a research and consulting firm focusing on clean technologies.