How to Take Center Stage
a Conversation About How to Build Your Personal Brand Assets and Leverage Them for Greater Exposure
Presenter Sharon Rowe
Sharon Rowe is the Founder and CEO of Eco-Bags Products, started in 1989, and the author of The Magic of Tiny Business. She is considered a pioneer of the reusable bag movement and “using business as a force for good” to create culture & behavioral shifts. Her social mission based brand focuses on making responsibly and sustainably sourcing durable reusable goods. Sharon has been featured in Time Magazine, Glamour, The Wall Street Journal, NPR, Entrepreneur & Forbes. ECOBAGS® have been featured on Oprah and are recognized and sold internationally.
Sharon speaks on social entrepreneurship to academic, business and creative audiences from Yale University, Sing-Sing Correctional Facility and FaFa Accelerator in Nairobi to the BK Fashion Accelerator NYC and more recently to women entrepreneurs in Reykjavik, Iceland.
Eco-Bags Products has received recognition as “Best for the World” by B Corporation for the past five years. Sharon has been recognized as follows: Enterprising Woman Award, Westchester Business Council Entrepreneur of the Year and the Woman’s Economic Development Center – Lilian Vernon Award. Organizations she’s active with include: Social Venture Network, BCorporation, Women’s President’s Organization and the Westchester Collaborative Theatre.