How design technologies and creative urban development is reshaping the built environment in sustainable cities.
Tom Darden is the Chief Executive Officer of Cherokee and founder of its predecessors. Beginning in 1984, he served for 16 years as the Chairman of Cherokee Sanford Group, the largest privately-held brick manufacturing company in the United States and previously the Southeast's largest soil remediation company. From 1981 to 1984, Darden was a consultant with Bain & Company in Boston. Darden is on the Boards of Woodberry Forest School, Shaw University and the University of North Carolina's environmental department. He was Chairman of the Research Triangle Transit Authority and served two terms on the N.C. Board of Transportation through appointments by the Governor and the Speaker of the House. Darden serves on the Board of Governors of Research Triangle Institute in Research Triangle Park, NC.Return to VERGE SF: November 12-13, 2012