Expo East Education
Expo East 2013
Speaker Dr. Raj Sisodia
September 27th, 2013, 9:00 - 10:00 am Room 308/309.
Raj Sisodia is a global leader of the Conscious Capitalism movement. He
is the founder and Chairman of the Conscious Capitalism Institute. He has
a Ph.D. in marketing and business policy from Columbia University. He has
published nearly 100 articles in journals such as Harvard Business Review,
Journal of Marketing, Journal of Business Strategy, Journal of Business
Research, and many others. He also writes frequently for the Wall Street
Speaker Judy Wicks
September 27, 2013, 2:00 - 3:00 pm
Speaker Judy Wicks Judy Wicks is an entrepreneur, author, speaker and mentor
working to build a more compassionate, environmentally sustainable and
locally based economy. Her recent book Good Morning, Beautiful Business:
the Unexpected Journey of an Activist Entrepreneur and Local Economy Pioneer
was published by Chelsea Green in March, 2013.
speaking engagements focus on the topics of local living economies, responsible
business, and the role of the feminine in building a new economy. She has
addressed communities throughout the USA and Canada, as well as Berlin,
Delhi, Havana, Sydney, Brisbane and Melbourne. Her keynote presentations
at numerous conferences provide insight and inspiration concerning the
deep connections between local food, ecology, economy and social justice.
Judy is popular with students and faculty and has presented at many universities
including the University of Pennsylvania, Syracuse University, Keene State,
the University of Wisconsin, Michigan State, Penn State, Bainbridge Graduate
Institute, Yale, Harvard, Bryn Mawr and Haverford College, where she gave
a commencement address and received an honorary degree.
Speaker Dr. Joel Fuhrman, M.D.
September 26, 2013, 9:00 - 10:00 am
Fuhrman M.D. is a board-certified family physician, NY Times best-selling
author, and nutritional researcher who specializes in preventing and reversing
disease through nutritional and natural methods. He is an internationally
recognized expert on nutrition and natural healing, and has appeared on
hundreds of radio and television shows including the Dr. Oz show, the Today
Show, Good Morning America, and Live with Kelly.
Fuhrman's own hugely successful PBS television shows, "3 Steps to Incredible
Health" and "Dr. Fuhrman's Immunity Solution" bring nutritional science
to homes all across America. Dr. Fuhrman is the author of 7 books, including
3 New York Times best sellers.
Fuhrman is considered the father of nutritarian eating, one that advocates
a diet rich in a vast array of plant micronutrients per calorie. Dr Fuhrman
also developed the ANDI (nutrient density) scoring system (featured in
Whole Foods Market) and has shown millions of consumers how diet plays
an critical role in preventing disease. Dr. Fuhrman's discoveries in differentiating
the physiology and biochemistry of true hunger from addictive hunger (which
he calls toxic hunger) is essential for understanding and resolving both
health and weight concerns, and an essential element to solve our nation's
obesity and health crisis.
world class figure skater and a health and fitness enthusiast, Dr. Fuhrman's
dedication to sports medicine, foot and body alignment, injury prevention,
human performance and longevity speaks to these lifelong interests.
Workshop Keynote: Alf Dunbar
September 25, 2013, 5:00-6:30pm Room 322/323
Are the Difference
Dunbar is the author of Just Looking, Thanks! and the highly effective,
You Are The Difference customer service coaching program. His program offers
insights into your customers' buying habits, while helping the retailer
to think differently about the customer, about himself, and about the service
Alf Dunbar's skills and techniques are used on the shop floor everyone
wins. The business wins because the level of service and customer conversion
is increased resulting in happier customers and greater sales. The sales
team wins because they are given a simple and effective way to help them
interact with the customer, making their role within the store more rewarding
and effective. The customer wins because they receive a level of service
miss this year's Retailer Workshop evening forums, dinner and keynote address
by retail expert Alf Dunbar. All attendees will receive a free copy of
Dr. Dunbar's book Just Looking, Thanks!
Luncheon Keynote: Bill Whyte, CEO, Badger Balm
September 25, 2013, 12:00 - 1:30 pm
Whyte, CEO & Head Badger of the W.S. Badger Company, is an herbalist,
storyteller and self-taught entrepreneur. He traces his success in business
back to his first start-up - the weaving and selling of cloth pot holders
back when he was about 9 years old.
became a carpenter in the 80's and was the owner of White Light Builders
- a company focused on healthy, creative, non-toxic design and construction.
When Bill's fingers became severely cracked one bitterly cold New Hampshire
winter, he developed the formula for Badger Balm in his kitchen. His fingers
were healed fast and a business was born. Now in its 18th year, The W.S.
Badger Company is known for its safe effective sunscreens and for a wide
variety of simple, healthful balms sold worldwide. Badger occupies a fine
new building designed by Bill, where a committed crew of hardworking Badgers
formulate, fill, market and sell more than 80 Badger healthy bodycare products.
Badger serves a daily free organic lunch for all employees. They have a
babies-at-work program, a childcare center and an ecology center to promote
healthy, earthy living. Badger donates 10% of pre-tax profits to charitable
organizations with a special focus on the health, education and welfare
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& maintenance sponsored by
1847, Henry Thayer M.D. opened a laboratory on Main Street in Cambridge,
Massachusetts to produce his newly developed line of herbal extracts for
sale to the medical profession. Over 160 years later, THAYERS® is still
recognized for their commitment to making effective, natural remedies and
personal care products. Under ownership of mother & son team, Karen
Clarke and John Gehr, THAYERS® is confident that their unwavering dedication
will ensure the company will continue
flourish throughout the 21st century.