Sustainable Business Workshops

The Sustainable Business Workshop Series is a sustainability curriculum offered to businesses, nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and schools.  Here is the Jackson Hole & Yellowstone Sustainable Destination Program’s SBW Series for 2015-2016.  To register or for more information, please contact Tim O’Donoghue of the Riverwind Foundation at

November 17, 2015

"Success Through Sustainability & TripAdvisor’s Green Leader Program."

Focus: Providing an introduction to sustainability, including the financial and information resources available for key sustainability areas such as energy efficiency and conversation, alternative transportation and fuels, purchasing, food, and waste management.  The benefits of the TripAdvisor Green Leader Program will be discussed.  10 am to Noon at the Wort Hotel. Cost $25

January 19, 2016

"Sustainable Events"

Focus: Presentation and discussion on best practices, planning & communications, procurement, resources management (waste, energy, water, carbon), equity, and community legacy.  9 am to 3 pm at the Wort Hotel. There is no cost to attend

February 16, 2016

"Zero is Hero:  Steering your business down the Road to Zero Waste." Focus: How to progress toward zero waste, from responsible purchasing to waste management; assess, measure, and track purchasing, waste, recycling, and diversion rate; best practices and local case studies; and Zero Waste Certification. 9 am to Noon at the Wort Hotel. Cost $25

An excellent introduction to our community’s sustainability initiatives, opportunities, and challenges is provided by the Sustainability Series.  For more information on this sustainability education and orientation program, please visit: