Denver Mayor Embraces ‘Triple Bottom Line’

Denver mayor John Hickenlooper takes sustainability seriously enough to author a special article in the Rocky Mountain News business section on the concept of the Triple Bottom Line. In the article, he outlines some of the outstanding steps the city has taken to embrace sustainability, and makes reference to his past as a small business owner aware of the needed balance between society, environment and economy.

Nick Aster is a new media architect and the founder of TriplePundit.com

TriplePundit.com has since grown to become one of the web's leading sources of news and ideas on how business can be used to make the world a better place.

Prior to TriplePundit Nick worked for Mother Jones magazine, successfully re-launching the magazine's online presence. He was instrumental in the creation of TreeHugger.com, managing the technical side of the publication for 3 years as well as an active consultant for individuals and companies entering the world of micro-publishing. He earned his stripes working for Gawker Media and Moreover Technologies in the early days of blogging.

Nick holds an MBA in sustainable management from the Presidio School of Management and graduated with a BA in History from Washington University in St. Louis.