Guest Blogger Jeff Hiller talks about “Going Green”

The green movement took the commercial industry by storm, and is making its way towards the residential greenseminar_150dpimarketplace. Today, to be a commercial interior designer without USGBC/LEED is practically career suicide.

Several new developments will create a fertile ground for the green movement in the home furnishings industry. Over the next two years, there will necessarily be a rush toward green products in all industries, and it will be smart first movers who learn about the issues, start sourcing eco friendly options, and building up successful collections or portfolios of work to position themselves as the experts that the market will be seeking.

To learn more about being green in the home furnishings industry, be sure to attend the following programs in Atlanta during Market:

Sustainability 101: The Ten Things Everyone Needs to Know
Sunday, July 12 at 2:30 pm
Building 1, Floor 14, Seminar Room
This is a free seminar.

GREENleaders Certified Sustainability Training
Monday, July 13 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Building 1, Floor 14, Seminar Room
This course requires registration and course fees.

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