VG’s Founder & Principal, Drew Shula, delivered a presentation to the Society of Marketing Professional Services – Los Angeles (SMPS-LA) at the Hathaway Dinwiddie office, located in Downtown Los Angeles. Drew covered VG’s recent Net Zero 2017 Conference (August 24th, 2017) and how to prepare, adapt, and thrive in a time of shifting codes as we move toward the State of California 2020 residential and 2030 commercial building code changes.
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 is a proud 1% for the Planet member company and our Founder & Principal, Drew Shula, appeared on a panel with 1% for the Planet California Membership Director, Liz Whiteley, at our Downtown Los Angeles office at the LA Cleantech Incubator.
Verdical Group’s Drew Shula and Sofia Siegel spoke at the Living Building Challenge Collaborative: Los Angeles’s Energy Committee unMeeting.
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.
Verdical Group’s annual Net Zero Conference brings together thought and industry leaders to educate, connect, inspire, and unite professionals toward building a net zero future. The 2017 Conference, held on August 24, 2017, was the largest yet with nearly 700 attendees. Check out detailed conference information including the schedule, speakers, sponsors, and much more in the conference program that was sent to all attendees here.
Verdical Group presented at USGBC-IE’s Green Business Forum on our B Corporation certification. Becoming a certified B Corporation is difficult; Verdical Group shared the rigorous standards, set by the B Laboratory, that are required to achieve this certification along with how our business plans to make a strong contribution towards a greener future.