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Published on 27 Nov 2013 Posted in Greenbuild

Didn't make it to Greenbuild? Missed a speaker while you were there? Want to re-watch some of your favorite moments? Our Greenbuild 2013 Playlist has you covered!

Sample all that Philly had to offer. Celebrate Greenbuild...

Published on 26 Nov 2013 Written by Brendan Owens Posted in Greenbuild

I suppose it should have stopped coming as a surprise years ago. Going back to 2005 in Atlanta, the annual speech the big man gives to open Greenbuild each year is a both a perfect...

Published on 26 Nov 2013 Written by Rick Fedrizzi Posted in Greenbuild

The 2013 Keynote & Celebration at the annual Greenbuild International Conference & Expo...

Published on 26 Nov 2013 Written by Rick Fedrizzi Posted in Greenbuild

I’ve said this before and I’ll say it again; Greenbuild 2013 was unlike any of its predecessors and unlike anything I had ever expected.  And there’s one big reason for that. For the first time since I...

Published on 22 Nov 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...

Published on 22 Nov 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...

Published on 21 Nov 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...

Published on 21 Nov 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...

Published on 20 Nov 2013 Written by Joseph Crea Posted in Greenbuild

It has been a busy and energizing two days here at Greenbuild with much international activity. A quick recap of some of the highlights:

Top of the world---USGBC COO Mahesh Ramanujam proudly announced nine...

Published on 19 Nov 2013 Posted in Greenbuild

It’s great to be back at Greenbuild!

Through this year’s agenda, USGBC is courageously leading a rapidly emerging conversation in our industry: How can the places we build and operate contribute to the health and wellbeing of the people who work and live there. It makes sense...

Published on 18 Nov 2013 Written by Rick Fedrizzi Posted in Greenbuild

This article also appeared in Huffington Post.

It’s been almost a year since I’ve seen it and yet I still find my mind regularly drifting back to Silver Linings Playbook...

Published on 13 Nov 2013 Written by Rick Fedrizzi Posted in Greenbuild

Hello everyone,

By this time next week, I’ll be in Philadelphia working with the team to put the final touches on our 12th annual Greenbuild International Conference & Expo. It’s incredible to me, but every year Greenbuild just keeps getting bigger and better....

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