Green Jobs Network (publishers of this blog) participated in the Get the Green Job You Want Now event on Monday, October 25 that was organized by the Columbia Business School Alumni Club of New York. This event featured the following panel of executives who shared their experiences of successfully transitioning into green jobs:
- Jacquie Ottman, consultant and author, The New Rules of Green Marketing (moderator)
- Scott Fuller, SVP Business Development, Terracycle. Fomerly VP Marketing, Cablevision, and VP Brand Management, The Disney Company
- CJ Kettler, Founder, Ben Franklin's Wheels electric bike company. Formerly Founder and CEO, LIme Media, and President, Sales & Marketing, Oxygen Media
- David Wigder, CBS 99, VP Business Development, RecycleBank. Formerly SVP, Digitas
The program also included networking opportunities with representatives from organizations in the green jobs sector. Video from this event will be posted on Green Collar Blog once it becomes available.