Giving Back: Five Companies Making a Difference

During the planning stages of their business in late 2009, Marius Andersen’s wife, Hilary, happened upon a newspaper article describing the struggles and difficult working conditions of Burmese refugees right in their hometown of Greensboro, N.C. Their stories struck a chord with the couple, who were preparing to hire a fleet of employees for their new venture. “We figured, if we give an opportunity to the people who have the least opportunity, then this could be a good place to work,” says Andersen. Read more …