New York City Business SMART News and Announcements

New York City Business SMART is a group of professionals whose businesses focus on sustainability, ethical and social responsibility, environmentalism and the triple bottom line.
SMART’s goal is to help members build vibrant, sustainable businesses through networking, sharing information. If you wish to join us please visit our LinkedIn group.
The group was founded in August 2009 by Bruce Kersten, owner of Savant Creative Group, a marketing communications firm serving ethical, sustainable and green businesses.

Most Recent Meeting Summary

Our last roundtable meeting  consisted of a special Climate Week NYC presentation about Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) by noted legal consultant, Chipo Nyambuya entitled  “Corporate Social Responsibility 2.0”  You can view her presentation here.

Thank you. Chipo for a great and informative evening!

Browse some of our prior presentations.

Aggregated Sustainability News Headlines & Articles

Lansing State JournalJ. Peter Lark: BWL leads in environmental stewardshipLansing State JournalThe BWL has been a leader in demonstrating to our customers and other utilities alike that reliability and affordability can be maintained while also being an...
LNG Exports Will Bring Environmental and Other Benefits | CommentaryRoll CallYet environmental groups have emerged in typical fashion citing purported negative environmental impacts of abundant U.S. natural gas. This new anti-natural-gas campaign is perfectly...
The Oregonian - OregonLive.comWho is Cylvia Hayes? Oregon's first lady derailed by bad judgment ...The Oregonian - OregonLive.comIt featured two diamonds and a dark blue stone representing the Earth, a reminder of the "Earth Star Award" Hayes...