Business Overview: Event greening company with a focus on working toward zero waste.
Role: Founder, Chief Operator
Working Towards Zero Waste Events
Management and Consulting
I work with clients to establish strategies for increasing landfill diversion rates through improving efficiencies and managing logistics in recycling, composting, sorting, and securing post event donations.
Achieved diversion rates between 65-92% for all clients, some of the highest rates in the City of Portland
Diverted over 1/4 million pounds of waste since Elysium's inception in 2007
Published chapter on “Measuring Results” for “Portland Bottom Line” book on sustainable business practices
Clients: adidas, Hood to Coast Relay, Eugene Olympic Track Trials and World Track Trials, Wanderlust Yoga Festival, Susan G.Komen Race for the Cure, Bite of Oregon, Portland Farmers Market, Last Thursday, Alberta St. Fair, Shamrock Run, Polo Noir, Oregon Wine Country Half Marathon, Widmer Oktoberfest, Terrapin Events, Garten Services, 94.7FM Birthday Bash, Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, Pints in the Pearl,