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greenUp! Sustainability Interactivity a smash hit

greenUp! Sustainability Interactivity a smash hit

Thanks so much to all of you who came out to Swill a couple of weeks ago (has it been that long already?). Dr. Jen gave a fantastic talk that got brains firing…the audience played a fish game to illustrate the challenges we face with our natural resources and the solutions we can find when ...

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Sustainability Interactivity – A night & mixer with GreenUP!

Sustainability Interactivity – A night & mixer with GreenUP!

Network with fellow professionals, local government, non-profit, and business leaders in advancing Reno’s economic recovery, where “sustainability is the new business-as-usual”. Jen Huntley, president of greenUp! will lead the evening with a discussion of how Reno businesses can best capitalize on the economic promise of sustainability. Come out and learn why in 2010, the National ...

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The Savior of the Lake

The Savior of the Lake

Jacquie Chandler makes a statement as soon as she enters the room.  A tall woman, her long silver hair frames kind but determined eyes. When you meet her, the first thing she talks about is the water. She doesn’t just talk. She emotes. Either you’re in the blue camp or you’re stuck in a dying ...

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Caesars Entertainment Wins Green Business Award

Caesars Entertainment Wins Green Business Award

The Golden Pinecone Celebration recognizes members of the community for environmental stewardship in the Truckee Meadows. The event, a collaboration between Nevada EcoNet and greenUp!, takes place Wednesday, Nov. 16, 6 p.m., at the Peppermill Resort Spa Casino. The event features dinner and live music from the Jazz Guys of Carson City’s Mile High Jazz ...

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Peppermill Hosts Golden Pinecone Celebration

Peppermill Hosts Golden Pinecone Celebration

It’s fall. For Reno’s environmental community that means it’s Golden Pinecone time. The Golden Pinecones are Nevada’s only awards dedicated entirely to environmental achievements across multiple categories, such as businesses and individuals. The celebration, a collaboration between Nevada EcoNet and greenUp!, is at 6 p.m., Wednesday, Nov. 16, at the Peppermill Resort Spa Casino. The ...