VG’s Founder & Principal, Drew Shula, was featured in an article published by the International Living Future Institute (ILFI). As a speaker at ILFI’s upcoming 2018 Living Future unConference in Portland, Oregon, Drew will be speaking about our Verdical Group B Corp certification journey and what it takes to be a socially and environmentally responsible, for-profit enterprise. In the interview, Drew talks about founding Verdical Group, the growth the company has experienced, our environment-and-people-friendly operations, and our goal to inspire our clients to build the best possible future. Read the full article here.
In a new press release, PR Newswire highlighted Prolacta Bioscience’s recent LEED Gold Certification on their 40,338 square foot headquarters in Duarte, California. Verdical Group provided LEED Project Management (ID+C v3) and Commissioning (Cx) services that helped push the project to acheive LEED Gold certification when Prolacta’s original target was the LEED Certified level of certification.
VG is proud to see our LEED v3 Gold Prolacta Headquarters project has been published in USGBC’s Project Directory. VG provided LEED Project Management and Commissioning services on this project for our partners AC Martin, TK1SC, and Driver SPG. Check out how we helped this project exceed its initial LEED Silver Target, and achieved Gold certification, by reading the full profile here.
The Santa Monica Mirror recognizes the importance of creating a greener built environment and attended Verdical Group’s Net Zero 2017 Conference on August 24th, 2017 in order to understand how we build a net zero future. In an article released shortly after the conference, the Santa Monica Mirror outlines major points made by keynote speakers Senator Kevin de León and Lancaster Mayor R. Rex Parris about the changing California building codes and implementing net zero solutions on a local level, respectively. For the full, comprehensive write-up on net zero definition, implementation, and goals, please read the article here.
Verdical Group’s Net Zero 2017 Conference was held on August 24th, 2017 in Commerce, CA at IBEW-NECA’s Net Zero Plus Electrical Training Institute. The facility, a net zero plus building, housed the nearly 700 attendees during Net Zero 2017 and our IBEW-NECA hosts released a post-conference newsletter following the event. The newsletter includes photos, detailed descriptions outlining the day’s events, insights from the IBEW-NECA team, and much more. View IBEW-NECA’s full September newsletter here.
Verdical Group’s Net Zero 2017 Conference was the biggest and best yet. Among the nearly 700 attendees at the nation’s largest net zero building conference, were staff from BOMA (Building Owners and Managers Association) of the Greater Los Angeles Area. This BOMA article highlights morning keynote speaker Senator Kevin De León, and the IBEW-NECA Net Zero Plus facility where the conference was hosted. The full story can be read here.
Spray Foam Magazine featured Verdical Group’s upcoming Net Zero 2017 Conference in their recently printed Fall 2017 issue with a two-page spread. Founded in 1987, Spray Foam Magazine is the collective voice of the spray foam industry. Spray Foam Magazine develops tools designed to educate and influence the construction industry with the positive benefits of spray foam roofing, insulation, coatings, and specialty installations.
Verdical Group’s Sofia Siegel is now featured on USGBC-LA’s blog for her piece on the Net Zero 2017 Conference. USGBC-LA is the leading green building non-profit organization in Southern California and are working to realize a mission of market transformation in support of public policy that encourages and enables green buildings and communities. Verdical Group’s Net Zero Conference aligns with USGBC-LA’s important, industry-transforming work and we are proud to be featured with this post. Read the blog post here.
VG is thrilled to see that 1% for the Planet republished our original article titled “A Growing Impact — Verdical Group’s Journey to Illustrate Corporate Good” (here) on their very own “Our Stories” blog. From the recently published 1% for the Planet post: “Located in the Los Angeles Clean Tech Incubator, Verdical Group is just one of the many 1% for the Planet business members that joined us as a startup. Here they share how their environmental focus comes to life through green buildings, nonprofit partnerships, and impactful infographics.” Check out the full article on their website here!