Green Living: connecting your brand to conscientious consumers
We are looking ahead to an exciting 2013 here at Green Living! Here are some great opportunities to help grow your business, plus some recent success stories.
Green Living Show—April 12-14, 2013
Plans are well underway to make this year’s show another sell-out event! Premium space is going fast, so don't miss the chance to connect with your audience, grow your business and build your network.
Our exhibitor early-bird discount
ends December 31, 2012!
Apply Now!

As an added bonus—book your Green Living Show exhibit now and receive a complimentary listing on our Green Living Marketplace (a $1,200 value!)

Other great events Green Living is working on for 2013
Pembina UnGala: Cowboys, Cowgirls and Clean Energy – January 24, 2013

Bringing people together is Pembina's expertise—let’s put aside the hard work for an evening of great food, great company, and good-old Western hospitality! Come join the Pembina Institute for their unique unGala; celebrating Alberta style in the heart of Toronto's historic Distillery District. Buy your tickets now!

Erin Brockovich The 2013 Environmental Defence Gala:
An Evening with Erin Brockovich –
March 20, 2013

Join environmental leaders who are helping to create a world we can all be proud to pass on to our children. Inspiring change; protecting the environment and human health—this is what the Environmental Defence Gala is all about. With Erin Brockovich as the keynote speaker, this is sure to be one of the year’s premiere environmental events. Don’t miss this great networking opportunity. Get your tickets today.

Scotiabank EcoLiving Awards:
Call for Entries

Is your business developing products or services to help Canadians save energy at home? Award categories include: the $50,000 Business Leadership Award, the $15,000 Innovation Award and the $10,000 Student Leadership Award. Get details and enter at ecoliving.scotiabank.com/awards. Entry deadline is February 15, 2013.

Recent Green Living successes—see how we’ve helped companies like yours
Samsung’s Passion for E-Recycling School and Community Challenge

Samsung’s Hope for Children, in partnership with Green Living Enterprises, expanded the Passion for E-Recycling Challenge to Edmonton this year. It was an unprecedented success, diverting an incredible 240,462 pounds (109,071 kg) of e-waste from landfill. On behalf of Green Living Enterprises, Samsung Canada, retail partner The Brick and recycling partner GEEP, we congratulate the community groups and Edmonton schools that participated in the Passion for E-Recycling Challenge.

CBSR 10th Annual Summit:
The Regeneration of CSR

Green Living was proud to help produce CBSR’s 10th Annual Summit; celebrating the regeneration of CSR and defining what it means to be a truly sustainable company. The Summit brought together North America’s top experts, executives and practitioners from leading companies, governments, academic institutions and non-governmental organizations. This year’s speakers were an exceptional group of 27 influential business leaders from a broad cross-section of industries. To learn more, please visit: www.cbsr.ca/summit.

ECR Awards, presented by Green Living Enterprises

"Innovative", "Fearless", and "Heroic" were just some of the ways expert judges and presenters described the winners of the 2012 Excellence in Corporate Responsibility (ECR) Awards. More than 26 organizations and individuals received well-deserved recognition by their peers and the public for their hard work and commitment to sustainable and ethical business practice during the annual awards ceremony. See who took home the honours.

Holiday Eco-Auction Fundraiser

Green Living and Fashion Takes Action teamed up for the holidays to connect socially conscious consumers with responsible gift-giving solutions in our inaugural Holiday Eco-Auction. Proceeds from the auction benefited Fashion Takes Action, Canada’s premiere not-for-profit focusing on sustainable fashion. Thank you to all bidders for supporting sustainable businesses and to the participating vendors for donating their products and services to a great cause.

Find out how Green Living can work with your company to create customized marketing, events or promotional programs.
Contact: Brenda Halkiw, VP of Marketing & Communciations at bhalkiw@green-living.ca
Promote your green products and services
beyond the Show

Have you heard? The Green Living Online Marketplace is a year-round opportunity to promote your sustainable products or business. Let Green Living connect your company and products with qualified consumers! To join the marketplace or participate in upcoming fundraising auctions, contact
Jennifer Budinsky at jbudinsky@green-living.ca



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