Green Key Global Blog

Our Top Green Meeting Tips for #Hotelprofs

We did not outline this in a post until last July, but 2015 marked big changes for Green Key Global. This year we made the commitment to sharing information – not just to hospitality industry supplies, but to meeting and…

Green Procurement: What #Eventprofs Need to Know

What is Green Procurement? It’s where you, and your organization (whether you are a meeting planning firm, or work for a corporation or association) have the greatest influence over the amount of waste generated and diverted from your event. This…

What Our Green Key Programs Do For You

In person meetings are important. These face-to-face interactions, according to Forbes, build trust, understanding and a sense of a shared mission a lot easier than in other communication methods, like email for example. But event professionals are tasked with the…

Steps for #Eventprofs to Hold Greener Meetings

The events industry has been identified as the second most polluting sector – only being dwarfed by construction and demolition. Now is the time to continue making strides to change the reputation of the meetings and events industry, and green…

Zero Waste Tips for Your Next Conference

Zero Waste Tips for Your Next Conference

Hosting a green conference incorporates initiatives that save money, but also minimizes the impact meetings have on the planet.  Meetings and conferences can produce a lot of waste – from paper to food & beverage; and everything in between. The following…

Meeting in Green Cities

According to EcoWatch.com; a post on May 28th 2015 states that Washington, DC & Toronto, ON are the top two greenest cities in North America (Washington’s 4th time at #1; and Toronto marks the first time a Canadian city has entered…

Sustainable Conference for all #Eventprofs

Meetings, large and small, are important to each industry.  It is a place for us all to gather, get face-time with other industry executives, network, educate, and learn about new technologies, best practices, and tips to improve whatever industry we…

Big Changes…Big Returns for the Hospitality Industry

In February 2014, National Geographic published the article called “Hotels Save Energy With a Push to Save Water“.  This post is to celebrate the successes of Caesars Entertainment Corporation. Did you know that 31 of their properties, all casino hotels, are…