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Green Festivals, Inc. Announces 2014 Event Schedule
Green Festivals, Inc., the largest and longest-running
sustainability tradeshow in the United States, has just announced its
2014 event schedule.
This year, the most trusted companies, innovative brands, national and
local businesses, pioneering thinkers, and conscious consumers will gather
at Green Festival events to learn about and promote the best in
sustainability and green living. Events are taking place in New York City,
(April 26-27), Washington, D.C. (May 31-June 1), Los Angeles (September
12-14), Chicago (October 24-26) and San Francisco (November 14-16).
And, Green Festivals, in cooperation with Green America and Global
Exchange (two pioneering nonprofit organizations in sustainable economy
and social justice issues) recently joined forces with Messe Stuttgart, a
leading international tradeshow organizer producing Europe's largest
consumer show on sustainability, green products and fair trade.
Headquartered in Germany, Messe Stuttgart, brings extensive
business-to-business tradeshow experience to Green Festival with a
long-standing commitment to sustainability. Green Festivals has also
retained the global public relations firm Finn Partners to support the
promotion of corporate sponsors, exhibitors and event participants.
GREEN FESTIVALS, INC. AND FINN PARTNERS ANNOUNCE PARTNERSHIP TO PROMOTE
THE BEST IN SUSTAINABILITY AND GREEN LIVING
Green Festival®, The Nation's Largest Sustainability Event Retains
Award-winning Global Public Relations Firm as Agency of Record
Green Festivals, Inc. has selected
Finn Partners as its PR agency of record to assist in expanding the reach
and impact of Green Festival®, the largest and longest-running
sustainability event in the country. Finn Partners' responsibilities will
include managing media relations, influencer engagement, sponsorship
development and corporate communications for the organization.
Now in its 13th year, Green Festival takes place in five major cities
across the United States, bringing together the world's most trusted
companies, innovative brands, national and local businesses, pioneering
thinkers and conscious consumers, in one dynamic marketplace to learn ways
to live more sustainably, improve health and well-being, and showcase
"We are very pleased to have Finn Partners, a public relations agency with
a distinguished track record in corporate social responsibility and
environmental issues, support us," said Dr. Corinna Basler, Vice President
of Green Festivals, Inc. "Our collaboration with Finn Partners will help
Green Festival broaden its reach and engage more people and businesses
with messages about sustainability."
Green Festival, in cooperation with Green America and Global Exchange, two
pioneering nonprofit organizations in sustainable economy and social
justice issues, recently joined forces with Messe Stuttgart, a leading
international tradeshow organizer producing Europe's largest consumer show
on sustainability, green products and fair trade. Headquartered in
Germany, Messe Stuttgart, brings extensive business-to-business tradeshow
experience to Green Festival with a long-standing commitment to
"We are thrilled to be working with Green Festival as it expands its reach
to leading companies that are providing innovative green solutions to help
people live more sustainable lives," said Anne Glauber, Managing Partner,
Finn Partners and Director of the Global Issues Practice. "Green Festival
is an exciting platform for companies to demonstrate how social innovation
in the private sector can drive change."
This year, Green Festival is expanding to include new business-to-business
opportunities at events in New York City, (April 26-27), Washington, D.C.
(May 31-June 1), Los Angeles (September 12-14), Chicago (October 24-26)
and San Francisco (November 14-16). Green Festival offers the widest
selection of products and services to enable everyday people to work
green, play green and live green, in every aspect of their lives - from
food, fashion and health to energy, construction and design. By leveraging
its new partnerships, Green Festival provides a unique and powerful
platform for connecting potential customers, retailers, wholesalers and
corporations all under one roof. Past sponsors and exhibitors have
included Ford, Clif Bar, Honest Tea, Patagonia and Aveda. Green Festival
will also introduce the new "Green Festival Award," which will recognize
the achievements of companies and brands that are transforming the way we
live with innovative green solutions.
More information about Green Festival can be found at
www.greenfestivals.org. For news and updates, follow Green Festival on
Facebook and Twitter @GreenFestival. Inquiries can be directed to
About Green Festivals
Green Festivals, Inc. organizes Green Festival®, the largest and
longest-running sustainability event in the United States. Green Festival
is a vibrant, dynamic marketplace where companies and organizations come
to showcase their green products, services and programs, and where people
go to learn how to live healthier, more sustainable lives. Green Festival
is inspiring and empowering consumers, communities and businesses to work
green, play green and live green. Based in Asheville, North Carolina, the
organization produces Green Festival events in Chicago, Los Angeles, New
York, San Francisco and Washington D.C. Learn more at www.greenfestivals.org.
About Finn Partners
Recognized as one of the fastest growing independent U.S. PR firms, Finn
Partners, Inc. specializes in a full spectrum of public relations
services, including digital and social media. The agency specialty areas
include technology, education, consumer, environment, travel/economic
development, health, global issues, arts and public/corporate affairs.
Headquartered in New York City, the company has regional operations in
Chicago, Ft. Lauderdale, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Washington D.C.,
London and Jerusalem, and leverages international capabilities via Finn's
global affiliate network. Find the agency at www.finnpartners.com and
follow it on Twitter @finnpartners.
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