Sarah Kauss, Founder & CEO S'well

Sarah Kauss is known as one of America's most successful self-made womenIn 2010, she launched her company on the idea that the world needed less plastic water bottles. She believed that if they made a crave-worthy bottle that combined fashion with function, people would stop buying disposable bottles, and we could reduce single-use plastic consumption worldwide. 

Bard MBA in Sustainability student Olivia Gossett will be speaking with Sarah Kauss to discuss her extremely well known brand, S'well. We will be discussing how sustainability can be stylish -ridding the world of plastic bottles one S'well bottle at a time. 


Matthew S. HollisFounder & CEO, Elytus

Matthew Hollis is the founder and CEO of waste managment company, Elytus, in Columbus, Ohio. Elytus is a managed service provider acting as an agent to handle environmental services. His company ensures that you "Waste Nothing". 

Bard MBA in Sustainability student Heather Bowden will be speaking with Matthew Hollis to discuss his company, Elytus.



The BardMBA in Sustainability fully integrates sustainability into a core business curriculum.