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Demystifying Furniture's Role in Sustainability
Webinar, Sustainable Design Dec 21, 2023
Demystifying Furniture's Role in Sustainability
Webinar, Sustainable Design

Part of the BIFMA Learning Monthly Series, this is a live virtual learning opportunity for our members, designers, buyers, educators, and anyone interested in furniture for the built environment. There is no fee to attend.

This course deepens understanding of the role furniture plays in the sustainable built environment. Navigating industry sustainability programs and trends can be overwhelming. This course compares and explains the approach to sustainability between building rating systems, transparency protocols, and product certifications. It defines key sustainability attributes relating to furniture and how LEVEL® by BIFMA—as a comprehensive third-party multi-attribute furniture sustainability standard—can support sustainability goals.

Who Should Attend?

A&D Professionals Sales/Marketing Professionals Facility Managers, Owners & CEOs Instructors and Students Manufacturers of Commercial Furniture and Accessories Suppliers to the Commercial Furniture Industry

WELL AP & LEED AP Presenter:

Kevin Johnson
Vice President of Sales
GMi Companies

Kevin has been with Ghent for 5 years, however he took a 3 year break in the middle to work for the local MillerKnoll dealer in Cincinnati, leading their sales office. He has more than 15 years of customer experience, sales, and leadership experience, 8 of that in the commercial furniture world. He is currently the Vice President of sales, focused on growing sales, developing the sales and customer experience teams, continuing the Ghent brand’s growth, and collaborating with cross-functional departments. When he’s not working, Kevin enjoys spending time with his family and staying active.

Program Credits

IDCEC– 1.0 HSW designation
AIA– 1.0 LU/HSW GBCI– 1.0 General Education

Dec 2023
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
UTC -5 (EST)