Green Festival Speakers
As Director of Seal of Approval and Standards, Maren oversees the process for business members to earn the coveted Green America Seal of Approval, including standards and partnership development. Maren joined the Green Business Network in 2011 after helping ABC Carpet and Home, a home furnishings department store in New York, transition to socially responsible business practices and sustainable supply chains. She is also an editor for CATALYST Strategic Design Review, a quarterly publication to stimulate thinking and encourage conversation about the role of strategic design in defining and developing an economically, socially and environmentally sustainable future. Green America’s Green Business is America's first and largest network of socially and environmentally responsible businesses, linking green businesses to the growing marketplace of values-driven consumers. The Green Business Network provides marketing opportunities, educational forums, business services, and connections that benefit both emerging and expanding green businesses.