Global Conference 2017

Speaker's Biography

Nate Morris

Founder, Chairman and CEO, Rubicon Global

Nate Morris is the founder of Morris Industries, Inc. a 21st century holding company with assets focused on the application of technology in the industrial economy. He also created the Morris Foundation, which strives to improve the lives of Kentuckians through strategic giving. A social entrepreneur, Morris is the founder of Rubicon Global, the worldwide leader in cloud-based, sustainable waste and recycling services. Under his leadership, Rubicon has expanded to all 50 states and across 16 countries on four continents. Morris currently serves as chairman and CEO, overseeing all aspects of the company. In 2014, Morris was named to Fortune Magazine's 40 under 40, a Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum, and to the Kentucky Entrepreneur Hall of Fame. Morris serves as Entrepreneur in Residence at the University of Kentucky's Gatton College of Business and Economics and as a member of the Dean's Advisory Council. Morris is a member of the Young President's Organization and the Council on Foreign Relations.


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