07/17/2012 02:59 pm ET Updated Sep 16, 2012

Ed Edmundson: Beyond The Bottom Line

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Making the rounds during the Internet start-up craze in the 1990s, Potomac, Maryland resident Ed Edmundson worked to help develop the product marketing and business development strategies of convergence communication companies such as Eatel and Geocities.

Now, Edmundson is one businessman in a growing trend of entrepreneurs working to better the world through the business of fair trade. But Edmundson takes that trend one step further - he hasn't pocketed a dime in eight years.

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