“Swap, Don’t Shop: Making Green From Green” To Take Place in NYC on April 24

The Sustainable Business Committee of the Columbia Business School Alumni Club of New York (CBSACNY) will present a program entitled Swap, Don't Shop: Making Green From Green on April 24. This program will feature a panel of entrepreneurs who are working in the "collaborative consumption" sector. Speakers at this event will be:


  • Cameron Tonkinwise, Ph.D., Chair, Design Thinking and Sustainability, School of Design Strategies, Parsons


  • Adam Black, Founder/CEO, KeyWifi.com
  • Jennifer Lee (CBS ’08), Founder, ClosetRaid.co
  • Odile Beniflah, Senior Product Manager, Carpooling.com
  • Ron J. Williams, CEO, SnapGoods.com

The agenda for this program is as follows:
6:00 – 6:30pm Doors Open and Early Networking
6:30 – 8:00pm Program
8:00 – 9:30pm Reception and Networking

This program will also include a "Regift Swap"
Bring a regift. Take a regift.  What is gathering dust at home may be just what someone else needs! Bring an unwrapped new, or gently used, regift (value $25 or under) to swap with others during the networking event.  Unclaimed gifts will be donated to Housing Works. 

This program will take place at: PricewaterhouseCoopers, 300 Madison Avenue, PwC Auditorium (SW Corner of 42nd Street).  The cost for this program (includes networking reception with drinks and hors d’oeuvres) is $25 for CBSACNY, MCC Members & Students; $40 for non-members; $60 at the door.  

Additional program information and registration is available here.

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