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

The HillCourt emboldens GOP on climate regsThe HillWhile the ruling only directly affects the EPA's limits on mercury and other toxics air pollutants from coal-fired power plants, opponents see it as a major win that would also hamper Obama's most...
cleveland.comOhio sues US Environmental Protection Agency over new water regulationscleveland.comThe U.S. Environmental Protection Agency argues its "Waters of the United States" rule will protect large water bodies like Lake Erie by making sure its...
Citing environmental impacts, Five Mile River residents opposed plan for"The Stormwater and Environmental reports confirm that the project will include best management practices for the treatment of stormwater runoff prior to discharge and...