Social Entrepreneur Spotlight on Fairbourne Consulting\'s Peter Harris


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Forbes contributor, Joshua Steimle, profiles individuals who are ta the forefront of social entrepreneurship. One of them is Peter Harris, venture capitalist and social entrepreneur at Fairbourne Consulting.

Steimle chats with Harris about the projects he's been involved, how he got involved, where he gets the motivation to stay involved, and where he hopes his involvement with social entrepreneurship will go.


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