Frank welcomes Steve Glenn to the podcast. Steve is the founder and CEO of Plant Prefab which is the first home factory in the country focused on sustainable, high-quality, urban infill construction. In part one, Steve shares why he became interested in ‘green building’ and how Plant Prefab’s patented building system delivers custom homes in half the time.
About Steve Glenn: Steve is the founder and CEO of Plant Prefab. Previously, Glenn worked with the Clinton HIV/AIDS Initiative (CHAI) and managed the development of a $220 million program in Mozambique. Glenn is the former CEO of PeopleLink, a leading provider of enterprise community solutions, and was a founding partner of Idealab, a business incubation firm that raised $1 billion. Glenn worked for Walt Disney Imagineering as co-director of the Virtual Reality Studio. Glenn co-founded Clearview Software, which was sold to Apple Computer, where Glenn served as a marketing specialist. He holds a BA with honors from Brown University, studied Urban Planning at Harvard Graduate School of Design, and was a Coro Fellow. Glenn is a co-founder and chair of the Sustainable Business Council, and co-founder and former board member of Hope Street Group and the Brown University Entrepreneur Forum. Glenn was named the Clean Tech CEO of the Year by Clean Tech Week; Environmental Entrepreneur of the Year by LA City Council/Faith2Green; and Greatest Person of the Day by Huffington Post.