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

ABC2 NewsBidders fight for Maryland offshorereNewsDeveloper US Wind Inc bid a record $8.7m to win the 1.45GW Maryland offshore wind lease auction in the United State's third competitive sale. Following 19 rounds of bidding, the developer claimed both the 670MW...
Citizen group proposes environmental advisory committeeStatesman JournalBill Smaldone, a former city councilor who is part of Salem Sustainability Network, said the proposed advisory committee would have less clout than the old environmental commission. The...
Albright College Opening Sustainability House For Environmentally Conscious ...bctv.orgThey will maintain a blog, develop a relevant event for students on campus, and write a grant application for a capital item for the house, such as a solar panel. The...