Koann is the Founder and CEO of Sustainable Life Media and Sustainable Brands whose involvement with the intersection of environmental and human issues in business dates back to the mid-1980s when she launched international conferences on improving log utilization, reducing Waste Paper, and... +
Ben is Executive Producer of SustainableBrands.com looking to serve the Sustainable Brands community online. He also coordinates the SB Innovation Open aimed at disruptive startups making a scalable, positive impact on our future.
An operations professional dedicated to developing competitive advantage through sustainable business strategies, Thomas’ specialties lie in driving operational efficiencies and project management. His experience ranges through a variety of industries including agriculture, renewable energies... +
Marie is a marketing and brand strategist dedicated to fresh insights, authentic messaging and measureable results in sustainability. Her professional experience spans over 15 years working in the advertising, marketing and design industry in both Chicago and San Francisco, including several... +
Nikos is the Director of Marketing at Sustainable Brands. In this role he is responsible for the marketing team, and oversees all communications and marketing initiatives. This includes managing the communications strategy and analyzing the success of various campaigns, strategizing and... +
Mike Hower is a senior writer at Sustainable Brands. Currently based in Washington, D.C., he is a new media journalist and strategic communication professional focused on helping to drive the conversation at the intersection of sustainable business and public policy. To learn... +
Bart King is the principal of New Growth Communications, a network of affiliated content producers and strategists serving clients in the emerging green economy. He is also Associate Editor of Sponsored Content for Sustainable Brands. Follow him... +
Jennifer Elks is Managing Editor at Sustainable Brands. She is a writer, editor and foodie who is passionate about improving food systems, closing loops and creating more livable cities. She loves cooking, wine, cooking with wine, correcting spelling errors in the media, and shows about people... +
Bo has extensive and successful experiences in IT solution and software development companies from her previous positions in system analyst, system engineer and project executive. After earned an MBA from Thammasat University in Thailand, she ... +
Dimitar is the Director of Content Development at Sustainable Brands. He joined the team after earning a Master’s degree in Management Science & Engineering – focused on sustainable business – from Stanford University. Before Stanford, Dimitar worked in international development at the... +
Valerie is the Director of Operations and Producer of Sustainable Brands San Diego, New Metrics, and Sustainable Brands London. She believes in the power of listening, simplicity in design and execution, and bringing her passion for community, sustainability, and resiliency into each and every... +
Riley is the Sponsorship & Expo Manager at Sustainable Brands. As a UC Santa Cruz grad with a degree in Global Economics, and studying in Shanghai, China and Washington, DC, she is very excited to be learning about how sustainability plays a role in the international political... +
Jonathan has over 15 years experience in sustainable business leadership, most recently in sustainability-related events management and consulting. He brings to SB a strong desire to match our company offerings with businesses that will benefit from them, while aiding in the creation of new... +
Melissa is the Web/Graphic Design Coordinator for Sustainable Brands. In this role, Melissa works closely with the Marketing Department to execute marketing collateral including graphics for events. After graduating San Francisco State University with a BA in Industrial Arts, Melissa began to... +
While having devoutly studied the corporate brand giants of past lore, Emily is particularly inspired by the opportunities the current landscape presents. Starting out in the music industry managing various friends' bands while living in South America, Emily went on to work in marketing and artist... +
As Manager, International Business Development, Zach is excited to help lead the way towards a sustainable future. Zach manages Sustainable Brands international brand development and global partnerships, with SB now having international conferences in 7 countries spanning 4 continents. ... +
Tamay joined the team as Content Development Manager and she is excited to be part of the global impact Sustainable Brands is making. She is a risk and strategy professional with international experience in sustainability strategy and corporate citizenship in various industries.... +
Lauren is the Community Engagement Coordinator at Sustainable Brands. With a passion for sustainability and experience in social media and marketing, Lauren is thrilled to find herself combining her interests and skills in her efforts to significantly support the growth and reach of Sustainable... +
Danielle is a Corporate Member Engagement Associate at Sustainable Brands. She recently graduated from Pitzer College with a BA in Environmental Analysis. Danielle's interest in using business as a means to drive sustainable practice lead her to Sustainable Brands.
Hannah Furlong is an Editorial Assistant at Sustainable Brands, based in Canada. She recently completed her Bachelor's in Environment and Business Co-op from the University of Waterloo. Hannah has been actively working on startups for two years, and is interested in social innovation, economic... +
A long time friend and admirer of Sustainable Brands, David Fiss formally joined the team as the Associate Producer for Live Events in the summer of 2015. David brings years of cause related event and meeting producing to his role with Sustainable Brands.
Christine joined Sustainable Brands in 2015 as the Office Manager and Executive Assistant. With a B.A. in Environmental Studies from New York University, she has strong interests in sustainable business practices. Favorite reading topics include sustainable agriculture and the global coffee... +