Benjamin Bronfman is an entrepreneur responsible for bringing the founding members of the Global Thermostat team together. He has a background in Politics, Activism, Science and Music. He is also a multi-instrumentalist. Before bringing the GT team together he was on the Dean's list at Emerson College, majoring in Communications - Politics & Law. In 2001 he went on to form the critically acclaimed alternative rock outfit The Exit and in 2007 founded Green Owl, an outlet for music, politics, fashion & social change with a focus on environmental sustainability. He is currently the Associate Managing Director of GT.