Mark Your Calendar: 8th Annual Social Venture Institute

Attention entrepreneurs and local business people: On February 26 and 27, the business world and the environmental world merge with The Sustainable Business Network’s (SBN) 8th annual Social Venture Institute. The conference, the only one of its kind on the East Coastis dedicated to improving businesses with The Triple Bottom Line philosophy—a new way of doing business that encourages entrepreneurs to achieve success through environmental and social responsibility. Present will be entrepreneurs, innovators, community organizers, government officials, investors and green business leaders. The format is described by SNB as “organic and practical, as well as highly interactive and experiential.”

Conference will be held at The Hub Cira Center, 2929 Arch Street, on February 26 and 27. Registration is required; visit SVI2010.eventbrite.com. For more information, visit sbnphiladelphia.org.