Sustainable Catering at Your Service

You’re brainstorming your next event in the Philadelphia area and find yourself stumped when trying to determine catering arrangements. How can you find the perfect venue to satisfy a variety of tastes while also maintaining a sustainable mindset? We’ve compiled a list of four unique, but simple eateries in Pennsylvania that certainly fall under these event goals.

1. The Sunflower Truck Stop: An extension of Shorty’s Sunflower Cafe, this mobile food supplier will conveniently travel to you. Not awed by their already incredibly appetizing menu? You can make your own “exotic” requests for the cooks to experiment with – they’re all for it!

2. Lucky Old Souls Burger Truck: Featuring your favorite “farm-to-truck” menu with local ingredients to concoct anything from house-made bacon and burgers to seasonal vegetables.

3. Farm Truck Philly: By simply visiting their website, you’ll immediately be sold. With a seasonal menu created with the highest quality ingredients, you can only opt for a tasty meal from this mobile catering option.

4. Cosmic Foods: With a commitment to Fair Trade, purchasing locally, and sustainability, Cosmic Catering is more than ideal for your upcoming event. If you’re looking for something more than the option on wheels, this is the perfect choice for you.

Each of these will not fail to disappoint the expectations held by you or your group. With a dedication to supplying hearty foods from the freshest farms, there’s no need to sacrifice taste for sustainability – it’s all here!

Kicking Off the New Year with GMIC Mid-Atlantic

2013 is here! Like us, you may be looking for ways to amp up your meeting know-how for the New Year.
gmic_smallerWe’re starting the New Year off right with the GMIC Mid-Atlantic Chapter Kick-Off Meeting in Philadelphia! This year, Sofitel Philadelphia is hosting the kick-off meeting on January 30, 2013 at 8:00 a.m.

The Sofitel has earned Green Key Certification, which shows they are conscious of their environmental impact and act as a national leader in their industry.

We’re so excited for this unique opportunity to connect with meeting professionals from Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Delaware to swap stories and get fresh, new ideas!

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Join us if you can and start the year off right!

Re:Vision Architecture Designs A Better Future [Corporate Conscious Wednesday]

Companies searching for new and innovative ways to become more environmentally responsible need only to look at businesses like our Corporate Conscious Wednesday Winner, Re:Vision Architecture. This company focuses on implementing eco-friendly practices to the structure and design of buildings.

Buildings, which consume about forty percent of the land, water, energy and raw materials used globally, possess a large potential for mitigating current environmental problems. Companies like Re:Vision Architecture (RVA) directly tap into this market by exposing clients to a wide variety of professionals from different fields who work together to develop sustainable designs for projects.

This planning and consulting firm seeks to find a balance between natural and man-made environments. When working on a project, RVA professionals incorporate a chosen sites natural and cultural features with the specific necessities of the client. Additionally, Re:Vision Architecture implements sustainable construction and design ideas to conserve natural resources and to lower operating costs.  To find out more about the goals and methods of Re:Vision Architecture visit their website at www.revisionarch.com.

   Above: Energy innovation hub at the Philadelphia Navy Yard Clean Energy Campus which was a Re:Vision Architecture Project!