Blake Mycoskie: The business of doing good

Blake Mycoskie is the founder and "chief shoe giver" of TOMS Shoes, a company that matches every pair of shoes it sells with a free pair to an impoverished child. He shares his defining moments.

Sole ambition

Mycoskie was inspired to launch TOMS when he saw children without shoes in Argentina.

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