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The Fortune 500 at GreenFest: Talk About Mainstream Green!

Posted by Lynn Miller on Tue, Oct 26, 2010

When I attended GreenFest three years ago, it was my first close look at sustainable businesses in action. The exhibitors at GreenFest ’08 – the organizers’ fifth expo – tended to be small eco-entrepreneurs selling upcycled jewelry, fairtrade clothing, and organic food and personal care products.

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Tags: Green Marketing, Sustainability Communications, Washington DC Region: Green Business

Five Top Tips from The Greater Washington Green Business Awards

Posted by Lynn Miller on Sun, Oct 03, 2010

Washington’s Green Business leaders gathered recently in the historic Willard Hotel to learn who had won the third annual competition to be named one of  the Washington, DC region’s most sustainable companies.  Along with some interesting stories from the winners and finalists, which you can read here in the Washington Business Journal, came a nice surprise. Alex Orfinger, the business lournal’s publisher, led a very interesting discussion with the green business awards’  judges, which left me with these five memorable take-aways:

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Tags: Washington DC Region: Green Business