Biz Spotlights

Apr
26

Green Biz Spotlight: The Mighty Bowl

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​ When The Mighty Bowl's food truck became a certified Green Business in 2012, the owner Steve Valenta had not pictured the business becoming a brick and mortar restaurant in downtown Vancouver where it sits today. Transitioning from a green food truck to a green restaurant was difficult, but they pulled it off. "It's a no-brainer," said Valenta, r...
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Mar
29

Green Biz Spotlight: LSW Architects

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LSW Architects have impressed the Clark County Green Business community with their innovation and dedication to sustainability since being certified in 2016. Their goal to achieving sustainability is unique, as their methods encompass environmental conservation, economic security, and public health. Their incorporation of sunlight, energy efficienc...
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Feb
01

Green Biz Spotlight: When the Shoe Fits

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When the Shoe Fits is a small footwear shop in Vancouver's Grand Central shopping area that became a certified Green Business in 2016 after seeing opportunities to improve recycling. They were able to make a significant change by using signs to improve waste sorting, and by training employees in waste reduction.  Their recycling program reache...
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Jan
23

Green Biz Spotlight: NW Staffing

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​ Northwest Staffing Resources is a small office in Vancouver with large goals. Employees at this downtown office organize many projects involving social justice and sustainability, on top of their regular work of supporting locals in search of work, and businesses in search of employees. The effort to become paperless has been a large ongoing proj...
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