* Best-selling author
* Successful entrepreneur
* Sought-after public speaker
* Long-time environmentalist
Diane MacEachern, author of Big Green Purse: Use Your Spending Power to Create a Cleaner, Greener World, is passionate about empowering consumers -- especially women -- to use their marketplace clout to protect the environment.
* Green living & shopping expert
* Green business guru
* Marketing "green" to women authority
* Best Green Website/Future Now/2007 - for www.biggreenpurse.com BigGreenPurse.com offers eco-lifestyle tips and shopping suggestions, as well as opportunities to join One in a Million, a campaign to encourage one million women to shift $1,000 of their household budgets to eco-friendly products and services.
* Finalist, Books for a Better Life Award/MS Society/ 2008 - For Big Green Purse: Use Your Spending Power to Create a Cleaner, Greener World. This award acknowledges the best book in the "green" category. Winners will be announced February 23, 2009.
* AllTop Blog - www.dianesbiggreenpurse.com, Diane's blog, ranks as an AllTop Blog in the green and environmental lifestyle category.
* 5-Star Reviews, Amazon.com - The Big Green Purse book averages a 5-star rating -- the highest possible -- on Amazon.com.
BOOKS AND PUBLICATIONS
Diane’s books have reached hundreds of thousands of people with their “you can change the world” messages:
* Diane has also contributed to Move On's 50 Ways to Love Your Country and the Cousteau Almanac on the Environment.
* As a nationally syndicated Washington Post Writer's Group newspaper columnist, Diane wrote weekly "Tips for Planet Earth," answering readers' questions on a wide variety of enviornmental topics. She has produced numerous award-winning publications for members of Congress, the media and the public at large.
* Diane's work has been featured in Baltimore Sun, Christian Science Monitor, Family Circle, Good Housekeeping, Glamour, InStyle, Plenty, Body and Soul, Sierra, Wildlife, Ladies' Home Journal, Reader's Digest, First for Women, Washington Woman, and many more.
* Diane serves as the vice-chair of the board of directors for the Alaska Wilderness League. She has been called a 'trendsetter' by Sierra Club and has been cited for her Distinguished Service as a board member of the Center for Science in the Public Interest.
* She received her Master of Science Degree from the School of Natural Resources and Environment at the University of Michigan.
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