Washington, DC (June 29, 2004)- Business leaders are supporting smart growth policies and projects, with significant results for their communities, customers, employees and profitability. NALGEP and SGLI recently examined businesses that have reaped rewards from investing resources in smart growth. This event launched the new report, and profiled the initiative taken by business leaders who recognize that smart growth provides quality of life, market opportunities, and stable investments, among other benefits.
Speakers at this event included:
* Ken Brown, Executive Director, National Association of Local Government Environmental Professionals (NALGEP);
* Randy Muller, Environmental Services Director, Bank of America
* Paul Weech, Director for Market Research and Policy Development, Fannie Mae
* Joe Molinaro, Smart Growth Program Manager, National Association of Realtors
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About the Smart Growth Speaker Series
The Smart Growth Speaker Series hosts speakers on a monthly basis to describe this new development paradigm, explore specific approaches, to foster dialog, and identify opportunities for positive change in growth and development patterns. Event sponsors are the Smart Growth Network, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, and the National Building Museum. The series, which is free to the public, is held at the National Building Museum, 401 F Street N.W, Washington D.C. (Judiciary Square Metro). Registration not required.
Listen to the Smart Growth Speaker Series on your computer. Audio archives and other resources from past presentations are available under the Event Theme/Description. These resources are free.
For more information, contact Kevin Nelson or visit the Smart Growth Speaker Series.