BlocPower CEO Donnel Baird is recognized as one of 8 Columbia Business School alumni (including Warren Buffett!) who are delivering on important social missions. Find the article here.
Lack of job opportunities for young black men is a serious problem. But so is an inability for small businesses and nonprofits to find the money to retrofit and green their operations, along with the urgent need to slash CO2 emissions.
Donnel Baird’s fledgling New York City-based startup BlocPower aims to do something about all of those problems. “We’re targeting jobs, carbon emission reduction and financial returns,” he says. “It’s complex.”
See full article by Anne Field for Forbes.com here.