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SBI founder, Sandra Taylor, is often featured in various publications on sustainability, social responsibility, wine and the empowerment of women business owners, and she also has authored articles on these topics, all listed below.

Sandra Taylor talks about how the wine industry can increase sustainability, in an exclusive Audio Interview on August 8, 2017 with the Central Valley Business Times of Stockton, California.  Click the link below to listen or to download:

Seven Steps to Implementing Board Oversight of Sustainability by Sandra Taylor, published on NASDAQ’s Governance Clearinghouse, February 21, 2017.

As a guest blogger for Natural Merchants blog site, Sandra Taylor helps define the Differences Between Organic, Biodynamic and Natural Wines, May 17, 2017.

Sandra Taylor’s International Impact on Corporate Social ResponsibilityHow she combined an interest in politics, travel, & corporate life to launch a CSR company, Women of Influence Magazine,,

Sustainability in the Wine World, Sandra’s take on sustainability of? NZ wine, NZ Dirt – The Inside Story on New Zealand Wines, by Sandra E. Taylor, November 12, 2015

Breakthrough Leadership in Global Responsibility (Video of Speech, delivered by Sandra Taylor at University of Pittsburgh)
Johnson Institute for Responsible Leadership, March 20, 2015

Pitt’s Johnson Institute to Honor Corporate Social Responsibility Pioneer Sandra Taylor
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, March 13, 2015

Global Leaders Head to London for Wine Vision 2014
Harper’s Wine & Spirits, September 5, 2014

U.S. Sustainability Expert Visits New Zealand
New Zealand Wine, August 11, 2014

Words of Wisdom with SOAR Community Network
SOAR Community Network, August 7, 2014

Women and Finance: Unlocking Africa’s Hidden Growth Reserve, by Sandra Taylor and Narjess Boubakri, Financial Inclusion in Africa, a publication of the African Development Bank, 2013

Sustainability In The Wine Industry
by Sandra E. Taylor, The Georgetown Dish, September 12, 2013

A Closer Look at CSR in the Wine Trade
Wine Business International, July 26, 2012

The G20 Commits to Development for Women
Forbes, June 20, 2012

The Role of Advocacy in Building Democracies That Deliver For Women
by Sandra E. Taylor, The Center for International Private Enterprise, February 28, 2012

Sandra Taylor Joins Fetzer Business Advisory Council
The Fetzer Institute

Groundbreaking Programs in Tanzania Receive Fetzer Institute Support
PR Web, November 1, 2012

A Breakthrough Initiative to Advance Women and the World
Forbes, August 5, 2011

La Pietra Coalition Puts Women?s Rights on Global Agenda: Q&A with Sandra Taylor, April 14, 2011

Growth and Leadership Through Corporate Social Responsibility
by Sandra E. Taylor, The Center for International Private Enterprise, September 14, 2010

Sandra Taylor included in Aspen Institute’s Inaugural Class of First Mover Fellows
The Aspen Institute, April 21, 2009

Sandra Taylor Interviewed by The Aspen Institute
The Aspen Institute, April 21, 2009

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