Travels from: New South Wales
Social Entrepreneur creating positive change and sustainability
Categories: Entrepreneur, MCs & Hosts, Sustainability and Environmentalists
Full Presenter Profile & Bio
Jon Dee is a social entrepreneur who uses communication and education to create a positive change. He is the founder of Planet Ark, DoSomething, Rock Aid Armenia and One Tree Per Child.
Jon is the host of ‘Smart Money’, a television program that shows businesses how sustainability, efficiency and innovation can improve their bottom line.
As an author, Jon has published two highly successful business guidebooks including ‘Sustainable Growth’ and ‘Energy Cuts’. The books explore the importance of making business sustainable in a way that is easy to understand.
Jon co-founded the Planet Ark and DoSomething charities with Pat Cash, working together to create a positive change. Jon headed Planet Ark for 15 years, running successful campaigns and initiatives which became household names.
In 2010, Jon was the NSW Australian of the Year, winning the prestigious award for his work in the environmental field.
Since 2010, Jon has given over 300 speeches and presentations both nationally and internationally. He covers topics including innovation, efficiency and change management, with a strong focus on business sustainability solutions and community engagements. He is a passionate MC and panellist.