Upcoming Events

#SBCReception with Gunnar Lovelace Q&A @LivingHome!

Wednesday, June 7, 2017, 6:00 p.m.-8:30 p.m.

In Partnership With:


Steve Glenn, Chair of the Board of the Sustainable Business Council, invites you to a SBC Special Reception Featuring:

Gunnar Lovelace

Gunnar Lovelace

Gunnar Lovelace
Founder, Co-CEO-Thrive Market
Co-Founder, Chairman, Love Heals

Gunnar will be asked by Molly Lavik the following questions:

  • I know you were rejected by over 50 venture capital firms before you launched, what happened and how did you raise so much money?
  • Why are you so into Social Enterprise?
  • You speak a lot about fear and challenges, can you share a bit why that's important to you?
  • What's the biggest challenge you face at Thrive Market?
  • You have a strong social mission as a business, what is it and why is that important to you?
  • What is the role of capitalism in the 21st century?

Then the attendees will have a rare opportunity to ask Gunnar their own questions. 

RSVP with $25 Payment that benefits the Sustainable Business Council HERE.

The event will be held at Steve's LivingHome in Santa Monica, CA 90405. The prefabricated LivingHome, designed by Ray Kappe, FAIA, and assembled in eight hours, was the first home in the nation to be certified LEED Platinum®.


Reception Includes:

  • Tour of the LivingHome.
  • Sustainable cuisine during the reception.
  • Organic and sustainably-farmed fresh white wines. 

Attendees that are not yet a SBC Members are encouraged to join.
For SBC Membership benefits and to join, Click HERE.

IMPORTANT: Please be sure to RSVP by clicking HERE.


Wednesday, June 7, 2017
6:00 p.m.-8:30 p.m.


Steve Glenn's LivingHome
Santa Monica, CA 90405


There is street parking. This is a residential neighborhood, so please be respectful of neighbors.


$25 benefiting the Sustainable Business Council

SBC Board Members

Steve Glenn-(Chair,) Nurit Katz, 
Rob Kramer, Lee Wallach, Becki Ueno