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

NorthJersey.comGlen Rock's Backyard Environmentalist: Steps toward sustainabilityNorthJersey.comBut while you're planning, take the time to include some new year's resolutions along with your lists of plants and improvements. Here are some simple ones...
New York TimesWith Sweeping Plastics Ban, New York Village Joins Environmental VanguardNew York TimesIn that, Hastings joined about a dozen municipalities across the country, including major cities like Los Angeles, San Francisco, Seattle and Portland, Ore., and...
Summit examines groundwater supply sustainabilityThe Turlock JournalWith the drought occupying nearly every mind throughout the state, the Stanislaus Water Summit drew in a number of representatives from local agencies, one of which was Turlock Irrigation District...