News : NH's Green Alliance Celebrates Two Years of Doing Business

Nov 15, 2010

Published in Business NH Magazine

By Jim Cavan

It's 5 p.m. and Sarah Brown hasn't even gone through her emails. She has to leave in an hour, but her inbox isn't in the mood to cooperate. As project director for the Green Alliance, a self-described "green business union," which seeks to raise the profile of sustainability-minded companies throughout the region, Brown is visibly frustrated.

"Another day of getting nothing accomplished," she quips.

If only it were true. In reality, Brown's organization is booming and has accomplished more in a recessionary economy than many other businesses. Since opening its doors in the fall of 2008, the Green Alliance has grown into a formidable and recognizable local organization representing almost 80 businesses in and around the Seacoast. With a full-time staff of two and a rotating stable of part-time, unpaid interns, the workload can be overwhelming. But Brown says she wouldn't have it any other way...to read the full story click here!