BSR Conference 2012: Fast Forward / October 23-26 / New York

Joel Makower

Chairman and Executive Editor, GreenBiz Group, Inc.

Session Speaker

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For more than 20 years, Joel Makower has been a leading voice on business, the environment, and the bottom line. He is cofounder and chairman of GreenBiz Group Inc., which produces events, business information services, and websites such as He also hosts’s annual State of Green Business Forums, the annual GreenBiz Innovation Forum, and other events. Makower has written more than a dozen books, including Strategies for the Green Economy, along with’s annual State of Green Business report. He also cofounded Clean Edge Inc., a research and consulting firm focusing on clean technologies.

Thank You, Sponsors

Executive Sponsors

Cisco Hitachi PwC Target UL Responsible Sourcing

Associate Sponsors

Anheuser-Busch InBev

Supporting Sponsors

Adobe AT&T ExxonMobil Green Mountain Coffee Roasters, Inc.

Participating Sponsors

American Express Baker & McKenzie LLP Best Buy BNY Mellon Ford Hyatt Hotels Corporation The Walt Disney Company UPS Vale

Contributing Sponsors

Chevron icix Levi Strauss & Co.

Convening Media

Bloomberg Business Week Weber Shandwick

Marketing and Media

3BL Media BEF Caixin Media Corporate Knights Globescan GreenBiz Group Inc. Hemlock Responsible-Investor Sina Stanford Social Innovation Review (SSIR) Tomorrow Partners