Episode 48 - James Dunbar from New Start Highland and Bill Morris from Blue Star Recyclers (Part 1) - Social Enterprise Conversations
October 24, 2016•24 min
This episode is part one of a two-part interview featuring two inspiring guests. Earlier this year I covered the CEIS Policy and Practice Conference, and the threads of that have permeated every episode since. The day after the conference however, I hosted James Dunbar from New Start Highland and Bill Morris from Blue Star Recyclers down here in The Experience for a wide ranging and fascinating conversation. Both were in Glasgow for the conference and since both had come from far afield, I felt it would be a good idea to put them both in a room together to talk about their experience of social enterprise and the powerful things that it can do for our society.
Bill came all the way from Denver in Colorado for the conference, and his company Blue Star Recyclers were featured in one of the panel discussions. The most impressive thing for me was how we were all speaking the same language when it came to the aims of social enterprise and the purpose of it, but Bill’s experience of being a s