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

Hundreds of Lancaster County residents swarm federal agency with ...LancasterOnlineMonday was the deadline for the public to submit comments to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission as it prepares an environmental impact analysis on the controversial proposed...
Vermilion Energy Inc. Releases 2013 Sustainability ReportCanada NewsWire (press release)CALGARY, Aug. 20, 2014 /CNW/ - Vermilion Energy Inc. ("Vermilion", the "Company", "We" or "Our") (TSX, NYSE: VET) is pleased to announce...
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...