The Evergreen Cooperative Corporation has launched a search for a strategic and entrepreneurial CEO who is passionate about providing economic opportunity, jobs and wealth building for residents of low income neighborhoods. The Evergreen Cooperatives are an integrated network of green, community-based enterprises creating living wage jobs in disinvested Cleveland neighborhoods. ECC provides overall strategic guidance to the expanding network, which includes individual cooperative businesses, a revolving loan fund, a real estate unit, a shared-services company, and other future units.
The successful candidate will be charged with growing the Evergreen organization beyond the start-up and “initiative” phase to an “institutional” status, with the goal of promoting community stabilization and revitalization.
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