Founder of www.hotelstuff.co.za and www.greenstuff.co.za
Tireless activist and thought leader in advocating greener operating and procurement standards in homes, offices, factories, agriculture, hotels and tourism for the past 21 years. Teacher, intrepid traveller and witness to the critical need for more responsible practices. Erstwhile hippie drawn to working with environmentalists in California in the 1970s. Contracts Manager for Africa’s largest hotel chain for 15 years. Went solo and completed training on Green Interior Design through the Green Building Council. Trained for both the EU Flower Eco Label Standards and the National Cleaner Production Centre under the auspices of the United Nations Environmental Programme.
Lorraine Jenk’s presentation will be on:
The international trend towards more sustainable (or other tired cliché) business practices is becoming mainstream – often driven by tourism. Demand for certified green destinations and venues is already evident in some regions. Lorraine will share her expertise in explaining the why, what and how to go green; define what constitutes a Green Function and tell you how to be Greenish Speaker and a Responsible Traveller.