3.20.12 – Made in StL

Where: Schlafly Bottleworks
7260 Southwest Ave. (at Manchester)
Maplewood, MO 63143
(314) 241- BEER (2337)
When: Tuesday March 20th, 6:30 to 9pm (panel at 7pm)

Is re-localizing our economy possible when it seems like manufacturing job are disappearing?

If the doers and makers are the next movers and shakers, then who are the local green entrepreneurs doing the making? Beginning at 7pm, a panel discussion will feature three manufacturers of products in St. Louis who are designed from the ground up to be green. They have thrived over the economic downturn creating local manufacturing jobs.

What’s their secret? Come find out.

Panelists:

Jermain Todd, owner of MWANZI CO., a green furniture maker

Tim Barklage, Chief Idealist & CEO of Better Life cleaning products

Jean Scholtes
, owner, KIND soap company

$3 suggested donation

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Co-sponsored by BUILD St. Louis

 

2.10.10 – Green Business Spotlight

Where: Schlafly Bottleworks
7260 Southwest Ave. (at Manchester)
Maplewood, MO 63143
(314) 241- BEER (2337)

When: Wednesday February 10th, 6:30 to 9pm

“Green” can mean a lot of things, from preserving the planet to the color of money. February’s Green Drinks shines a spotlight on local entrepreneurs and businesses who are attempting to merge the two and build a future economy of ecology. From architects and energy auditors to organic, local and alternative retailers—find out who is doing what and why.

If you are interested in the future of green jobs, in starting a green business yourself, or in learning who the socially and environmentally responsible businesses are in St. Louis, please join us for an informative and
inspiring evening!

Doors open at 6:30, discussion begins at 7:00.

Suggested donation: $3