Conrad MacKerron, Senior Vice President

Conrad MacKerron is the senior vice president of As You Sow, which is dedicated to promoting environmental and social corporate responsibility through shareholder advocacy, coalition building, and legal strategies. Conrad founded the As You Sow Corporate Social Responsibility Program in 1997. He is former senior social researcher at the social investment firms Piper Jaffray Philanthropic & Social Investment Consulting, and Social Research Director at Progressive Asset Management.  Formerly a journalist, he was Washington Bureau Chief for Chemical Week and a writer for BNA’s Environment Reporter. He is author of Business in the Rainforests: Corporations, Deforestation and Sustainability and Unlocking the Power of the Proxy. 

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Unlocking the Power of the Proxy

Posted on October 22, 2004 by Conrad MacKerron

There is no such thing to my mind . . . as an innocent stockholder. He may be innocent in fact, but socially he cannot be held innocent. He accepts the benefits of the system. It is his business and his obligation to see that those who represent him carry out a policy which is consistent with the public welfare… Read More

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