SOURCE: Greening Point

Greening Point

August 19, 2009 18:48 ET

Low Carbon Enterprise Announces Executive Workshop Series

Greening Point to Promote "Driving Innovation for Growth" Workshops

SANTA CRUZ, CA--(Marketwire - August 19, 2009) - Low Carbon Enterprise (LCE)™ announced the "Driving Innovation for Growth Executive Workshop Series." LCE was founded by Dr. Ram Nidumolu based on his groundbreaking work with leading Global 500 firms on sustainability, innovation, and the emerging low-carbon economy. Greening Point, Inc. announced a marketing agreement with LCE to offer the workshops to enterprises that want to compete effectively in the new economy.

The framework underlying the workshops has received worldwide recognition. It is featured as the Harvard Business Review September 2009 cover article, "Why Sustainability is Now the Key Driver of Innovation" (http://harvardbusiness.org/product/why-sustainability-is-now-the-key-driver-of-innova/an/R0909E-PDF-ENG?Ntt=disruptive+innovations), and is co-authored with Dr. C.K. Prahalad, renowned management thought leader.

Executive teams participating in the workshops will be able to: (1) acquire a new perspective that identifies opportunities for innovation, (2) benchmark their enterprise against thirty of the leading enterprises among the Global 500, (3) develop ROI models for important low-carbon initiatives, and (4) explore new business models that can improve their competitiveness.

Greening Point CEO Ian Browde said, "We are delighted to offer these workshops for enterprise executive teams. Companies that immerse themselves in this new way of thinking will be able to drive the results that are needed to lead in the new economy."

"Despite the current financial crisis and uncertainty, one thing is clear: enterprises that position themselves now for this new reality will be the ones to prosper in the next year and beyond. This partnership will further our mission of helping companies identify tangible cost savings and new revenue sources, and be positioned competitively for the emerging low-carbon economy, all while doing the right thing!" stated Dr. Ram Nidumolu.

Greening Point, Inc. (www.greeningpoint.com) provides solutions designed to improve the sustainability of communities and businesses through the active engagement of their citizens and employees in actions, conversations and programs to reduce their environment impact for their own and the common good.

Low Carbon Enterprise (www.lowcarbonenterprise.com) is a management initiative of InnovaStrat, Inc., an innovation and strategy firm that was founded by Dr. Ram Nidumolu. Its vision is that enterprises of the future will incorporate environmental principles into the DNA of the organization and drive strategy and execution at all levels.

Contact Information

  • For further information:

    Greening Point:
    Ed Arber
    Email Contact
    831-440-3016 x 125

    Low Carbon Enterprise:
    Kathy Kelly
    Email Contact
    831-426-5451