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

Six winners of environmental excellence awardsThe Courier-JournalIn just a few years, Heaven Hill has gone from gone from recycling hardly anything to recycling almost everything, company officials said. The company's green efforts were recognized by the...
Univ. of Md. junior wins sustainability award for efforts on campusDiamondback OnlineGutin served on the University Sustainability Council and the University Sustainability Fund last year with Susan Corry, energy manager for this university's Facilities...
Out-of-control North Dakota oil well containedBismarck TribuneWILLISTON, N.D. — North Dakota oil regulators say a well that leaked oil, gas and brine for more than two days was brought under control over the weekend. Oil and Gas Division spokeswoman Alison Ritter...