Jim is the founder and Chairman of EFO Capital Management Inc., a family investment firm based in Washington D.C. Alicia Epstein Korten is an award winning author, keynote speaker and culture consultant for ReNual and helps common good enterprises unleash purpose and passion in the workplace.
Susan Arnot Heaney is a Senior Corporate Responsibility Executive with a strong record of developing and leading global strategic policies, programs and partnerships that advance corporate objectives while driving philanthropic mission and value for NGO partners.
Nikos Avlonas is founder and President of the Centre for Sustainability & Excellence (CSE) a global Sustainability Strategic advisory and Training organization based in Chicago, Brussels and Athens, and active in more than 25 countries.
Joanne Bauer is Adjunct Professor at the School of International and Public Affairs and the School of Continuing Education at Columbia University, where she also co-leads an international initiative on teaching business and human rights.
Mitchell Beer is president of Smarter Shift, an Ottawa-based firm that specializes in content management, social media strategy, climate and sustainability communications, and conference content capture.
Hank Boerner is chairman of the Governance & Accountability Institute, which is the U.S. Data Partner for the GRI. A senior strategist, Hank works with corporate clients to help them begin or enhance their sustainability journey -- and help them tell their story.
Martin Brown is an advocate for change and improvement in the fields of sustainability, collaborative working and social media. He has extensive knowledge of the built environment sector from a career that spans project management, business improvement and advocacy in the UK, USA and elsewhere.
Co-authors of Green Governance: Ecological Survival, Human Rights, and the Law of the Commons, Bollier and Weston have directed a response to the mounting calls for a paradigm shift in the way humans relate to the natural environment.
Beth Busenhart is the PULSE product manager at Application Experts (App-X), a Broomfield, Colo.-based B Corp that develops cloud-based software solutions to help alternative asset managers track the success of their investments.
Elaine Cohen is a Sustainability Consultant and Reporter at Beyond Business, a blogger on sustainability reporting, and the author of CSR for HR: A necessary business partnership to advance responsible business practices.
Leslie Danziger is Co-Founder and former Chairman of Solaria Corporation and CoFounder and former Chairman and CEO of LightPath Technologies, an optical technologies developer and manufacturer, which she took public.