Burnaby Board of Trade Pledge
Burnaby Board of Trade Pledge

BBOT Business Innovation and Sustainability Event Highlights Breadth of Sustainability Innovation in the Community

Thanks to everyone who made this year’s Business Innovation and Sustainability event such a success! Held at the Element Hote,l it featured rapid-fire talks from Karen Storry (Metro Vancouver) on eliminating Textile waste from our landfill, Adam Corneil (Unbuilders) on deconstruction as opposed to demolition and his goal to re-use and reclaim previously purposed wood, Ninna and Winston (BC Bee Supply) on the importance of nurturing urban hives, Allan Langdon on the future of recycling at Return-It, Ian Levitt on Trans Mountain’s commitment to being sustainable, Andy Lewicki from Ricky’s on driving sustainable performance through a restaurant chain and finally to Fortis for driving sustainability metrics through their business.


This event provides a snapshot of what diverse organizations are doing to increase their sustainable performance.

Thanks to our generous sponsors who made this event possible.


Fortis, BC


Alexander College

Electronic Arts

Hemlock Printers



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