TITLE

Waste Not, Want Not

AUTHOR(S)
Bassett, Michael
PUB. DATE
March 2007
SOURCE
Financial & Insurance Meetings;Mar/Apr2007, Vol. 43 Issue 2, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article provides information on Special E, a small business founded by former meeting planner Robert Kalt. According to Kalt, the event industry has been historically a glut of excess when it comes to the social end of events. Special E arranges for the collection of leftovers from meetings and events and donates them to people or organizations in need.
ACCESSION #
24551480

 

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