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Robert H. Forrester’s Reflections on Stewarding Another Person's Philanthropic Legacy.
September 23, 2021

Robert H. Forrester’s Reflections on Stewarding Another Person’s Philanthropic Legacy

As the former President and Chief Executive Officer of Newman’s Own, the eponymous food and beverage company founded by the actor Paul Newman on the promise he would give all its profits to support charitable purposes, Robert H. Forrester has a rare background in business and philanthropy, one which made him uniquely well suited for […]

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Bob Forrester on Disaster Funding and Newman’s Own
September 10, 2021

Bob Forrester on Disaster Funding and Newman’s Own

When Paul Newman, the famous actor and founder of Newman’s Own, asked his friend, Bob Forrester, to help him start and run the Newman’s Own Foundation in the early 2000s, Bob was still the CEO of the successful consulting firm he founded in 1980. As friends, Paul Newman and Bob Forrester collaborated on numerous philanthropic […]

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Robert H. Forrester Discusses Newman’s Own and Veterans
August 31, 2021

Robert H. Forrester Discusses Newman’s Own and Veterans

Paul Newman, the Hollywood movie start and founder of Newman’s Own, and Robert H. Forrester, Paul’s successor as Chief Executive Office of Newman’s Own, were close personal friends with many interests and experiences in common. Central to these was their belief in the potential within everyone to help make the world a better place and […]

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Bob Forrester, Former President & CEO of Newman's Own, on Paul Newman's Philanthropic Legacy
July 13, 2021

Bob Forrester, Former President & CEO of Newman’s Own, on Paul Newman’s Philanthropic Legacy

The late acclaimed actor Paul Newman’s company, Newman’s Own, became famous as a business that began with a single salad dressing product and the first business to promise to donate 100% of its profits to charitable purposes. It was 1982, and no one thought such a business could survive, but as it approaches four decades […]

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