Sustainable Business Breakfast

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Sustainable Business Breakfast

Join industry leaders, academic experts, and more for the Sustainable Business Breakfast, themed "ReThink: How You Think About the Future."

By Pittsburgh Earth Day

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Date and time

Friday, April 21 · 8 - 10am EDT


Fairmont Pittsburgh 510 Market Street Pittsburgh, PA 15222

About this event

It's easy for a business to say they are going to commit to sustainable practices, but what does it take to put this commitment into action?

Pittsburgh Earth Day is proud to host the 9th Annual Sustainable Business Breakfast, themed ReThink: How You Think About the Future, at the Fairmont Pittsburgh Hotel on Friday, April 21st from 8 AM – 10 AM, as part of The Green Voice Speaker Series.

Event attendees will enjoy a continental breakfast while hearing from a panel of local sustainability leaders and experts.

The panel discussion, moderated by S & B USA Director of Environmental Social Governance and Innovation, Grant Ervin, will cover topics that range from both large and small, like the shift to a circular economy, the future of sustainability, and the responsibility of businesses in the fight against climate change.

Larry Richert & Marty Griffin from the KDKA Radio Morning Show will be broadcasting live from the event.

Part of The Green Voice Speaker Series.


Distinguished panelists include:

  • Nicholas Bonarrigo, Carmeuse Americas, Vice President, Legal & Environmental & General Counsel
  • Rebecca L. Lucore, Covestro, Sustainability and Public Affairs North America
  • Tishekia Williams, Duquesne Light, Managing Director of External Affairs and Regulatory Law
  • Leslie Hyde, Koppers, Chief Sustainability Officer
  • Dave Hazel, Mitsubishi Electric Trane US, LLC, Senior Manager Performance Construction
  • Michael Barnard, Oxford, Vice President of Development
  • Richard Piacentini, Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens, President and CEO
  • Justine Russo, Pitt Ohio, Director of Sustainability and Business Intelligence
  • Ray Prushnok, UPMC Health Plan, Executive Director, UPMC Center for Social Impact
  • Ben Johnson, Wesco International, Counsel, Corporate and Commercial Responsibilities

🌎 Please visit for panelist bios and additional information on the Sustainable Business Breakfast.

Tickets are free, but space is limited. Reservations are required, and space will be filled on a first-come, first-serve basis. The media does not need to reserve a ticket.


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