Josh Knauer is the Co-founder & CEO of Rhiza Labs. He has been a social entrepreneur for the past 20 years, creating and leading successful organizations in both the non-profit and for-profit sectors. His ability to spot emerging trends in technology and how they can be used for the betterment of society and the environment have caused him to be considered a leading expert in the field. He’s been featured in Time, Fortune, Newsweek and Wired magazines, and was even named a New Media Hero by the Utne Reader. Prior to founding Rhiza Labs, Josh founded and ran Green Marketplace, an online clearing-house for socially and environmentally responsible products, services and information, which was sold to Gaiam in 2002.