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Sustainable Brands '08 a Resounding Success

Submitted by: Sustainable Life Media, Inc.

Categories: Sustainability, Events

Posted: Jun 05, 2008 – 05:00 PM EST

 

Attendees leave Monterey motivated to explore sustainable innovation with an advanced understanding of the opportunities to build a sustainable brand

Jun. 05 /CSRwire/ - MONTEREY, CA - June 5, 2008 - Sustainable Brands '08 came to a close after four days of stimulating and thought-provoking dialogue on all aspects of sustainability. The second Sustainable Brands conference, themed "Below the Surface," was a resounding success and received positive accolades from participants.

SB'08 more than doubled in size from the inaugural event held in September 2007, and saw the debut of 17 products and research findings. More than 550 brand leaders from leading companies including Best Buy, Boeing, Clorox, Dial/Henkel, DuPont, Gap Inc., General Mills, HP, Nestle-Purina, Nordstrom, Seventh Generation, Pepsi-Cola, Panasonic, Payless Shoes, Procter & Gamble, Red Bull, SAP, Steelcase, SC Johnson and Yahoo! participated in this year's event. In addition to presentations of case studies, research, best practices and new thinking, the conference offered hands-on workshops, a trade show and multiple book signings.

"In all my years of working closely with this community, I have never seen such leadership, commitment and momentum around balancing profitable business strategies with the needs of the planet and society," said KoAnn Vikoren Skrzyniarz, CEO of Sustainable Life Media. "I absolutely expect SB08 to be a launch pad for sustainable innovation, collaboration and acceleration."

Bloggers on site at SB’08 captured highlights of the show, including:


Sustainable Brand '09 is planned for May 31 through June 4, 2009 at the Monterey Convention Center.

About Sustainable Life Media

A business-to-business online community, e-newsletter and event company located in Burlingame, CA, Sustainable Life Media (SLM) is home for business professionals looking to build new value and competitive advantage by innovating more sustainable strategies, practices and products. SLM delivers top news stories related to the what, who and how of environmental and social innovation, and helps community members connect with thought leaders, peers, partners and solutions providers that can help them quickly reach their goals. For more information, please visit: http://www.sustainablelifemedia.com/about. To subscribe to SLM Newsletters, free, please visit http://www.sustainablelifemedia.com/newsletters.

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