MRC - Manufacturers Resource Center


Sustainability: Making Money with the Power of Purpose


Date(s) - August 16th, 2017
11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Manufacturers Resource Center

Sustainability:  Making Money with the Power of Purpose

Free Lunch & Learn
August 16, 2017
11:30 am – 1:00 pm

Manufacturers Resource Center
Hanover Office Plaza
961 Marcon Boulevard, Suite 200
Allentown, PA 18106


Sustainability has been a buzz word in the environmental community for more than 20 years and in the business community for more than a decade. What is it? How can it be leveraged to save money and to make money? How can it be used to attract new customers and new employees while building stronger relationships with existing ones?  How can sustainability and the power of purpose be used to grow a more profitable business?

Why you should attend:

Using real-life company examples from a variety of industries, participants will learn how sustainability and the power of purpose can be used to generate business value.

Come learn how others are using sustainability principles to generate business value and to identify ways to create value within their own business.

Program takeaway:

Participants will leave the session being able to:

    • Define sustainability
    • Identify common sustainability blind spots
    • Understand and leverage consumer and employee interest in sustainability, including the unique perspectives of Millennial consumers and employees
    • Determine ways sustainability can generate additional value for their business
    • Communicate their business’s unique sustainability value proposition
    • Avoid greenwashing, a term used to describe misleading environmental claims


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Scot Case Bio
Senior Associate
Springboard International
13909 Valley Country Drive
Chantilly, VA 20151

Scot Case Bio:
Christine O'Such

Scot has been a business strategist and sustainability consultant for more than 20 years. He has worked with some of the world’s smallest and the world’s largest companies, including Walmart, McDonald’s, Disney, Georgia Pacific, and Johnson and Johnson. He has published numerous articles on sustainability strategy and presents regularly at conferences and events around the world. Scot has been quoted in the Wall Street Journal, New York Times, Washington Post, Time, Newsweek, and featured on CBS News and Good Morning America.




About Springboard International:
Springboard International develops customized approaches to solve complex individual and organizational challenges because your success matters. The Springboard team is a group of dedicated professionals with expertise in strategic planning, executive coaching, team building, instructional design, and organizational change management. No matter where you want to go, Springboard can help you get there.



Registrations are closed for this event.