Green Festival Speakers

Jeff Slye



Jeff Slye oversees the strategy and implementation of Kimpton Hotels and Restaurants' environmental program, EarthCare. Through EarthCare, Mr. Slye has successfully implemented environmental standards across Kimptonʼs more than 80 hotels and restaurants. EarthCare is now recognized as one of the leading green programs within the hospitality industry.

Mr. Slye's approach engages all levels of employees to ʽchampionʼ the program and ensures products and service levels always exceed guest expectations. From EarthCareʼs success, the National Restaurant Association (NRA) requested Kimptonʼs assistance on their environmental initiative and Mr. Slye became the strategic advisor for the NRAʼs project. Mr. Slye is on the Editorial Board for Sustainability of HotelExecutive.com.