Corporate Partners

Sustainability: What Maine Businesses Need to Succeed

January 23, 2019
7:30 AM to 9:45 AM
Abromson Center, USM Portland Campus
Free for Corporate Partners and USM community. $15 for general public.

Everywhere you turn, businesses are talking about sustainability. How do I balance my financial bottom line with my environmental and social responsibilities? Do I need better corporate governance practices? Do my customers really care about these issues? Can I do well by doing good? How do I get started? People, Planet, ProfitTo be competitive in today’s marketplace, Maine businesses need to follow the triple bottom line.  That’s the focus of our next Corporate Partners panel discussion, where we’ll learn about the challenges and opportunities of business sustainability, and discover tools and advice you can take back to office to make an immediate impact. On January 23, please join Professor Richard Bilodeau and our guest panelists for this important discussion. On the panel are:

  • Kate Holcomb, MBA Student, Sustainable Business Concentration, University of Southern Maine
  • George Parmenter, Sustainable Retailing Manager, Hannaford Supermarkets
  • Lora Winslow, Program Manager for the Sustainable Economies Program, Manomet

Contact Information

Lydia Swann
780-4659