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

ACCA partners with accredited institutions to equip finance professions with ...The Standard Digital News (satire) (press release) (registration) (blog)The opening is in line with ACCA's commitment to acting in the public interest, promoting ethical business...
ReutersObama's Keystone XL pipeline veto supported by environmental groupsThe Daily Tar HeelPresident Barack Obama fulfilled his promise to veto the Keystone pipeline bill on Tuesday — his first formal rejection of legislation in five years. The bill had been...
UW TodayEmbrace unknowns, opt for flexibility in environmental policiesUW TodayThe usual path for those tasked with environmental conservation is to study certain aspects of an ecosystem, then try to predict what will happen down the road. Many scientists and...