Article: Overstock.com CEO Dr. Patrick M. Byrne Named Ernst & Young National Entrepreneur of the Year® 2011 Retail and Consumer Products Award Winner

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Overstock.com CEO Dr. Patrick M. Byrne Named Ernst & Young National Entrepreneur of the Year® 2011 Retail and Consumer Products Award Winner

PRNewswire, 16 November 2011

Overstock.com, Inc. (NASDAQ: OSTK), today announced that its CEO and Chairman Dr. Patrick M. Byrne, was named the Ernst & Young National Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2011 Retail and Consumer Products Award winner. He was honored at the Entrepreneur of the Year Awards gala, the culminating event of the Ernst & Young Strategic Growth Forum® held in Palm Springs, California on November 12, 2011. Continue reading “Article: Overstock.com CEO Dr. Patrick M. Byrne Named Ernst & Young National Entrepreneur of the Year® 2011 Retail and Consumer Products Award Winner”

Article: Overstock.com Donating All Profits from “Worldstock” to Charity

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Overstock.com Donating All Profits from “Worldstock” to Charity

Ocean Media, 18 May 2011

Hot on the heels of Ocean Media Client Overstock.com announcing they’re beginning Carbon-Neutral Shipping, they will now begin donating 100% of all profits from their “Worldstock Fair Trade” store to charity.

The Worldstock Fair Trade Department of Overstock.com was founded in 2001, with the goal of returning 60-70% of product sale prices back to artisans from around the world who made them. As of the end of April, over $67 million have been returned. These funds have gone towards building schools as well as water towers and water harvesting tanks. Continue reading “Article: Overstock.com Donating All Profits from “Worldstock” to Charity”