Stewart Brand

Stewart Brand

Technology has brought breathtaking change to modern life, but it’s also left us with a collective attention span shrinking precipitously, and that, to Stewart Brand is a risk to civilization. Known for creating the Whole Earth Catalogue, Brand, 67, co-founded...
Kevin McDonald

Kevin McDonald

Years of substance abuse culminating in serious heroin addiction landed McDonald in a Los Angeles jail cell charged with armed robbery in 1979. He was released into a unique San Francisco-based recovery program, got clean, and eventually rose to one of the top posts...
Eva Maddox and Stanley Tigerman

Eva Maddox and Stanley Tigerman

In 1993, architect Stanley Tigerman and interior designer Eva Maddox were both award-winning heads of internationally renowned firms. Collaborating on a project, they shared concern that good design seemed restricted to large corporate offices and well-endowed...