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Eric Goode, Herpetophile

2012_1_ericgoode.jpgNew Yorkers may know Eric Goode as part of a team that owns the Jane and the Bowery hotels as well a a handful of other restaurant and nightlife properties throughout the city. But he's also a herpetophile (a reptile lover), owns a turtle sanctuary in California, and is fighting to stop the sale of plowshare tortoises (the world's rarest) on the black market in Madagascar. [New Yorker, with subscription]

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