2019 Environmental Initiative Awards

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May 22, 2019
Nicollet Island Pavilion

Join Environmental Initiative for an inspiring night of networking and celebration with nearly 500 of Minnesota’s environmental leaders. Environmental Initiative works across difference with partners to create spaces where people can openly exchange ideas and come to a consensus on challenging issues. The evening includes a networking reception with heavy hors d’oeuvres and a cash bar, followed by a seated dessert and awards program to honor the award recipients:

Courageous Innovator, presented by Aveda Institute — Dania Marin-Gavilan

Critical Collaborator, presented by Dorsey & Whitney — J. Drake Hamilton

Energy and Climate, presented by Stoel Rives — CU Green Clean Energy Lending Platform

Environmental Innovation, presented by 3M — Three Rivers Climate Conversations

Rural Vitality, presented by Houston Engineering — Poplar River Management Board

Large Employer Sustainability, presented by Wenck — Minnesota State University–Mankato: Energy Savings and Sustainability

Small Employer Sustainability, presented by Barr Engineering — Rural Grocery Stores: Energy and Access

For more info and to register, check the event page.