Anthony Zolezzi is an entrepreneur, consultant, author, and expert on helping businesses to become more profitable by promoting the well-being of both the planet and its inhabitants. He is currently an operating partner at Pegasus Capital Advisors and member of the board of directors of Recommunity and Wild Oats Organic Marketplace, where he initiated the partnership with Walmart to make organic products both affordable and accessible.
Zolezzi’s entrepreneurial experience includes having co-founded such environmentally friendly ventures as Greenopolis, a subsidiary of Waste Management that rewards consumers for recycling, and Pet Promise Natural pet food, and having conceived, created and co-founded the highly successful Bubba Gump Shrimp Co. chain.
Zolezzi is also the author of Uncharted Waters and co-author of five other books, including Chemical-Free Kids and Chemical-Free Kids: The Organic Sequel.
He is also a former board chairman of the Organic Center for Education and Promotion and former board member of Vitamin Angels, a nonprofit dedicated to reducing child mortality worldwide by providing essential nutrients to infants and children under five.