Volunteer Appreciation & 2 FED Talks
Tuesday, May 10th
Location: Widmer Brothers Brewing
First speaker: Steve Emery, CEO of EartH2O
Benefits and opportunities from Creating Shared Value
The word sustainability has been so over used that consumers are dismissive of it. What really is creating shared value? How can the environment, communities and businesses benefit from this approach to business. Steve Emery will present the case study of EARTH2O and their efforts and impacts from their Shared Value Vision.
BIO: President & CEO Earth2O, prior employment Sr VP Columbia Distributing, Director of Sales Gallo Europe. Past Boards and Commissions: 2 term Commissioner Oregon Economic Development (now Business Oregon) Director Freshwater Trust, Director Avamer Health Systems, Technical Adviser Oregon Innovation Council, Chairman Oregon Governors Small Business Advisory Board, Oregon SBA Small Business Person of the Year.
Second speakers: Rosi Marshall, GrowYourExports and Linda Wechsler, OMEP
Next, we have Linda Wechsler and Rosi Marshall of OMEP to talk about exciting grant opportunities and resources available to expand your company's exports!