Vernon interviews David Levine, President/CEO of the American Sustainable Business Council, (ASBC). Vernon and David discuss the philosophy and strategies ASBC uses to educate and inform the public and policy makers about the benefits of a more sustainable economy.
David is the co-founder and chief executive officer of the American Sustainable Business Council. He has worked as a social entrepreneur for over 30 years focusing on the development of whole systems solutions for a more sustainable society through building strategic partnerships and broad stakeholders’ initiatives.
Previously, he was the Founding Director of Continuing Education & Public Programs at The Graduate Center, CityUniversity of New York. From 1984-1997, David was Founder and executive director of theLearning Alliance, an independent popular education organization, Established in 2009, the American Sustainable Business Council is a network of businesses and business associations that have committed themselves to the triple bottomline of People, Planet, and Profit.
ASBC members believe that sustainable business is good business, and a sustainable economy is a prosperous and resilient one. Today, together with the organizations that have joined in this partnership, ASBC represent over 250,000 businesses and social enterprises