Moby, Dr. Bronner's and Patagonia Among Recipients Of SolarCity's SBC Industry Achievement Awards
The Sustainable Business Council Industry Achievement awards will honor sustainable business leaders and companies for their commitment to sustainability during Earth Week on April 19, 2016.
The event is hosted by the SBC, a non-profit organization that provides a professional networking and education forum for Southern California businesses and individuals working with sustainable products, services, and processes. The SBC hosts the annual awards event to recognize leaders in the environmental industry in Southern California.
The event will feature remarks from the activist and lifetime achievement award recipients and six other sustainable award recipients.
The event will also feature a Restaurant Showcase, tastings from top vegan, vegetarian and sustainable chef and restaurants. Attendees will select the SBC Restaurant of the Year award at the event.
"We are excited to recognize the leading sustainable businesses and individuals in the Southern California area", said Steve Glenn, Chair and co-founder of the Sustainable Business Council. "We are blessed to have an incredible group of honorees, sponsors and partners".
The following companies and individuals will be honored at the Fifth Annual SBC Industry Achievement Awards:
SBC's Activist Recipient
musician & activist
SBC's Lifetime Achievement Award for a Business
David Bronner (https://www.sustainablebc.org/
Dr. Bronner's (https://www.drbronner.com/)
Accepting Award at Event
SBC's Lifetime Achievement in Sustainability Award for an Individual
Rose Marcario (https://www.sustainablebc.org/
President & CEO
Patagonia, Inc. (http://www.patagonia.com/
The SBC Industry Achievement awards serve as a way to spotlight organizations whose work supports the mission of the SBC: to improve businesses' operating efficiencies, profit margins, and staff productivity, while lowering the ecological impact of their products and services. The awards also honor individuals and projects that have made outstanding impacts in the sustainability industry.
The activist and lifetime award recipients and reception and ceremony details are showcased on the SBC's website: http://tinyurl.com/
Event Sponsors include:
Title Sponsor: SolarCity
Platinum Presented by: Lexus Santa Monica
Sponsors: LAcarGuy, Ojai Energetics, Earth Friendly Products, Marcum LLP, Go Solar California, Sustainable Law Group, LivingHomes, Zatik, Dr. Bronners, EcoCork, Mentor InSight, Growing Roots, Green Business Networking, Energy Upgrade CA, Thrive Magazine, Mantra Yoga + Health Magazine, ORIGIN Magazine,, Green with Tiffany, LACi,, Together! Network, Exemplar Companies, Health-Ade Matthew Kenney Culinary, Vita Frute by VEEV, MetaWear, Marci Zaroff, LA Relaxed, AoSA, Lagunitas Brewing, HNINA, Mountain Valley Spring Water, Rise Bar, The New Eco, Pepperdine University's Graziadio School of Business and Management, Lo/Cal coffeeand, Evelina Eco Events and Three Squares Inc.
For further details on SolarCity's 5th Annual SBC Industry Achievement Awards, visit: http://tinyurl.com/
Media Attendance and Interview Requests
Event attendance is also open to accredited print, online, and broadcast journalists who register with SBC in advance. To register, media representatives should contact Executive Director Molly Lavik, (310) 488-4401, molly.lavik@
About the Sustainable Business Council
The Sustainable Business Council (SBC) is a non-profit organization that provides professional networking, mentoring, and educational forums to sustainable business professionals in Southern California. The organization's goal is to help members improve their operating efficiencies, profit margins, and staff productivity as they reduce the ecological impact of their products and services.
For more information, please visit http://www.sustainablebc.org.