WHAT: 2nd Annual Green Business Roundtable
WHERE: Gold Coast Eagle Distributing (7051 Wireless Court)
WHEN: Monday, October 29 | 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.
COST: $20 for Chamber Members;
$45 ‘Combo’ ticket to the Green Business Roundtable and Sarasota County’s Sustainable Communities workshop on Oct 30
$15 Students (RSVP Required)
SARASOTA, FL (October 1, 2012) – The Greater Sarasota Chamber of Commerce’s Shumaker Chamber University, in cooperation with the Green Business Leadership Council (GBLC), presents The 2nd Annual Green Business Roundtable October 29th in Lakewood Ranch. Local sustainability heroes from the Hyatt Regency Sarasota and Tervis Tumbler as well as out-of-town guest inventor and entrepreneur of the Tremont Electric nPower Personal Energy Generator will share valuable insights into their sustainability journeys.
Back by popular demand for the 2nd year, the evening promises to challenge and motivate you to think critically about the way you do business and the opportunities for innovation for sustainability. Mingle with the speakers and community business leaders during cocktail hour before they take the stage to share short presentations on the following topics:
“Local and Sustainable Food Initiatives” – Ross Virando, Hyatt Regency, Sarasota, FL
“Sustainable Business Operations” – Ron Schmidt, Tervis Tumbler, Osprey, FL
“Green Innovation and Entrepreneurial Spirit” – Aaron LeMieux, Tremont Electric nPowerPEG, Cleveland, OH
This program is presented by Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP. Additional sponsors include, Herald Tribune Media Group, State College of Florida, University of South Florida Sarasota-Manatee, Aqua Plumbing and Air, Macy’s Termite & Pest Control, Blue Sky Solar, Hyatt Regency Sarasota, and Gold Coast Eagle Distributing.
The Greater Sarasota Chamber of Commerce is a 1,600member not-for-profit organization that exists to maximize its members’ success, the community’s competitiveness, and the area’s economic strengths. For more information, call 941-955-8187 or visit online at www.sarasotachamber.com.