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

NC must block effort to end environmental reviewNews & ObserverRepublicans in the state House now have moved to essentially kill off a 1971 law, the State Environmental Policy Act, or SEPA, that requires studies on the environmental effect of projects using...
UN News CentreNew sustainability agenda must harmonize man's relationship with planet – UN ...UN News Centre27 April 2015 – As United Nations Member States prepare to adopt and move toward implementing a new development agenda, the President of the General...
ScotsmanA better way of doing businessScotsmanAlready we're seeing some changes, with an increasing awareness of ethical business practices and the importance of playing a positive role in local communities, as well as simply providing jobs and creating wealth...