News : 'Green' business owners see customer growth

Jul 28, 2009

Featured in the Portsmouth Herald

By Jennifer Feals
July 26, 2009 6:00 AM

Despite a struggling economy, local businesses offering green products and sustainability initiatives say they are tapping into what consumers are looking for and thriving.

"You're hearing it straight from the horse's mouth," said Sarah Brown, who created the Green Alliance just under two years ago, with just two businesses. "We set up this organization right smack dab in the middle of the recession and yet the Green Alliance just exploded. I think that right there is an incredible testament to the strength of green."...

To read the entire article from this last Sunday's Portsmouth Herald, click here!