Tag Archive for 'lending'

The rise and rise of collaborative consumption

April 19th, 2011 by Richard Lord

Rachel Botsman is co-author of the book ‘What’s Mine is Yours‘ which The Financial Times described as “a remarkably hopeful and accessible book about a social revolution gaining momentum.”

Ecomodo.com wins the Best Use of Online Media in the global 2010 Green Awards

December 4th, 2010 by Meriel

Ecomodo.com is proud to announce that they received the ‘Best Use of Online Media’ award in the 2010 Green awards on 2 December. Despite being a start-up social enterprise, they have beaten national retailers and local authorities at a fantastic ceremony held at the Natural History Museum. Ecomodo has a simple goal – to get […]

Meriel Lenfestey discusses Ecomodo with Jenny Kendall-Tobias of BBC Guernsey

October 5th, 2010 by Meriel

Meriel Lenfestey, co-founder of Ecomodo, discusses the philosophy and the reasons for her new business with Jenny Kendall-Tobias of BBC Guernsey. Meriel Lenfestey was interviewed by BBC Guernsey’s Jenny Kendall-Tobias on 21 September 2010. PART 1, PART 2, PART 3. PLEASE NOTE: This website is experiencing technical issues with MP3 audio files.  For Macs, the […]

Look at what’s available to borrow on Ecomodo?

June 16th, 2010 by Meriel

With summer well and truly on its way you’re probably making plans, and those plans are likely to involve some gear. We want you all to make good use of what’s around you before you rush out to buy new stuff. The chances are that everything you need to get those jobs done, try out […]