Guest: Want to Make Your Wedding More Green?
Date of Broadcast: 12.25.12
Length of Show: 45 Minutes
Kate Harrison, CEO of Green Bride Guide GBG’s CEO, Kate L. Harrison, has a JD in Environmental Law and a Master’s from Yale in Environmental Policy. She planned her own green wedding in 2007 and wrote the bestselling green wedding book The Green Bride Guide: How to Plan an EarthFriendly Wedding on Any Budget (Sourcebooks, 2008). In 2009, she founded www.greenbrideguide.com to help couples use their weddings to promote social and environmental change and support the local green economy. The site also has a green gift registry and wedding shop. In 2010, she created the country’s first green wedding professional certification class – a four week, online course – with the Wedding Planning Institute to help wedding planners learn about eco-friendly alternatives. Kate is also a regular contributor for Forbes, The Huffington Post, Whole Living, The Bridal Guide, Elephant Journal, Shecky’s, The Daily Meal, Wedding Wire, My Wedding, Patch, and has been seen on Better TV, News 12 On The Money, Fox, CBS4, News 7 Denver, CW2, WBFF Fox45, MSNBC’s Elevator Pitch: Green Weddings and Get Married’s Celebrity Wedding Dish.