Yvon Chouinard

Patagonia

Yvon Chouinard

Talk: Patagonia

Patagonia founder Yvon Chouinard speaks at Google's Mountain View, CA, headquarters as part of the Authors@Google and Innovators@Google series.

Yvon Chouinard

Yvon Chouinard is a rock climber, environmentalist and outdoor industry businessman. His company, Patagonia, is known for its environmental focus. Chouinard is also a surfer, kayaker, falconer and fly fisherman, particularly fond of tenkara fly-fishing. He has written about climbing issues and ethics and on mixing environmentalism and sound business practices.