The Green Business Network Our mission is to work with businesses everywhere to grow a green economy that’s good for people and the planet. We are a vibrant community of over 4,000 businesses committed to creating a better world.
Green America’s Green Business & Green Economy Programs: Green Business Network Business Seal Of Approval National Green Pages Green Festivals Green America Exchange Green Business Seminars Business Advertising Guides Consumer and Investor Outreach Corporate Responsibility Programs Ask Green America
GreenPages.orgNew Site, New Features! GreenPages.org has a brand new look and many exciting new features – all designed to bring you more customers. NEW Showcase Listings let you add graphics, videos, coupons and more! All Approved Members: Can upgrade to Showcase Listing for 50% off for the next 90 days Visit your current listing at www.greenpages.org/listing/ Call or email Sandy to learn more – email@example.com Need help? firstname.lastname@example.org
Green Business Network Membership Opportunities There’s a place for everyone on the green journey.
An incubator for companies just starting and just starting to go green.
A space for established green companies to access Green America’s consumer andbusiness audiences.
Green Economy Allies
A dedicated category for nonprofits, educational institutions, and peer certification programs.
New at Green America More new tools and resources to help you go greener and make a difference, including:
Our GreenGainsustainability tool and new tiered green business certification
Interactive digital publications with clickable links in advertising to your website, video, Facebook etc.
The Green America blog
Ask Green America green living resource
Coming soon: Our Green Living Makeover tool
More Information 1612 K St., NW, Suite 600 Washington, D.C. 20006 Desireé Reese-Wolford Deputy Director 202-872-5330 Maren Maier Director of Seal of Approval & Standards 202-872-5329 www.GreenBusinessNetwork.org www.facebook.com/greenbusinessnetwork www.twitter.com/greenbiznetwork
Introducing Susan Bierzychudek Founder and Executive Director Green Ideals Branding & Marketing Group www.greenidealsgroup.com
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Brand Story is your most effective communication strategy because it holds deep meaning: * Differentiates you from the competition * Inspires trust with or without certification * Displays your authentic and parallel values * Invites your audience to join your brand culture * Solidifies internal communication for consistent behavior Green Ideals Group 2011