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November 2013

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Published on November 22, 2013 Written by Rick Fedrizzi Posted in Greenbuild

If I were a sailor instead of the president and CEO of this organization, and if this were, say, a street corner instead of the official web site of the USGBC, I might be inclined to say simply, “Holy @#*^!”
 
Seriously my friends...what a night!
 
Day Two of...

Published on November 22, 2013 Written by Marisa Long Posted in Greenbuild
Hillary Clinton and Rick Fedrizzi

This week, the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) welcomed nearly 25,000 green building professionals to Philadelphia for its 12th annual Greenbuild International Conference & Expo, the world's largest gathering dedicated to green...

Published on November 21, 2013 Written by Rick Fedrizzi Posted in Greenbuild

About 20 years ago, someone tried to describe a brand to me thusly: imagine in your mind a small, long rectangular white box on a store shelf.  By itself, that box means nothing to the average consumer.  But place a small red triangle on that box, along with the letters…C…r…e…s…t…and what you...

Published on November 21, 2013 Written by Rick Fedrizzi Posted in Greenbuild

Tuesday night at a reception on the eve of Greenbuild, one of our featured guests and I – she being a Washington insider – began talking about what she described “the lost art of governing.”  It was a fascinating conversation, the details of which are probably better...

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