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In this edition of Straight Talk, Editorial Director Kristin Hostetter sits down for a candid Zoom conversation with Ryan Gellert, the new CEO of Patagonia. It's his first U.S. interview since taking the helm. 

Key takeaways include:

  • Patagonia's search for a greener banking partner
  • Gellert's belief that the company needs to make less product
  • Hints at new revenue streams for Patagonia
  • Gellert's short- and long-term goals for the company
  • Gellert's take on how Patagonia needs to lean into racial justice


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