Good Business is Better Business
Thursday, November 29, 2012
Net Impact Guelph is proud to present Bill Barrett (co-founder of Planet Bean) and Petra Kassun-Mutch (founder of Fifth Town Artisan Cheese) this Thursday at the "Good Business is Better Business" speaker series this Thursday!
The Fifth Town Artisan Cheese Company is an award winning, triple bottom line, B Corp certified, artisan scale food processor based in Picton, ON. It is Canada's first Platinum LEED certified manufacturing facility! Planet Bean Coffee is based in Guelph and its holistic, socio-economic ethic has guided the company and shaped their socially innovative business model. “We want to know who our producers are, we want to know the farmers. We want to attempt to create a face-to-face relationship between them, our workers and our customers.” - Bill Barrett in the Guelph Mercury.
These two inspiring leaders in the food industry are taking huge steps towards environmental and social sustainability with their businesses.
University of Guelph, Room: TBD
Come learn more about social enterprises and the possibility of succeeding financially and doing good at the same time!