COVID-19 Business Webinar Series

The California Green Business Network and partners present a webinar series aimed to help small to medium-sized businesses adapt and Recover, Build Resilience, and Incorporate Sustainability into the years that come. Please join us for this free series.

Next (Próximo) Webinar:


Ser un Negocio Ecológico Durante COVID-19

Miercoles, 16 de Septiembre, 2020 10 am-12 pm PT

  • Como limpiar y disinfectar de forma saludable con Pauli Ojea, coordinadora del Departamento del Medio Ambiente de San Francisco
  • Prácticas de sostenibilidad para ahorrar dinero con Berenice Garcia Tellez, Especialista en Sostenibilidad Económica
  • Reduciendo residuos durante COVID-19 con Fernando Figueroa, Jefe del Departamento de Certificación Ambiental y Programas de Autorregulación.
  • Gratis!


Previous Sessions and Recordings

May 20th, 2020 11 am-12 pm (RECORDING)

Pivoting and Loan Forgiveness

    • Business Pivot Panel: Successful pivots that will have lasting benefits. Featuring KitchenTown Cafe, Body Kinetics Gym, and Rafael Theater.
    • Ensuring forgiveness of your SBA Loan and more available resources in case you didn’t get one. Featuring Scott Rogalski, Norcal SBDC Finance Center

May 27th, 2020 11 am-12 pm (RECORDING)

Marketing, Social Media, Recovery Messaging

    • Featuring Kevin England, CEO of marketing firm Vonazon, Inc.
    • Topics: Low hanging fruit, platforms to claim, expanding your audience, building a mailing list, and more…

June 3rd, 2020 11 am-12:30 pm (RECORDING)

Sustainability, Safety, Savings

    • Featuring Santiago Ossa, PE, OSD, Geosyntec, & another speaker TBA!
    • Topic 1: Balancing Sustainability Practices and Safety During COVID-19
    • Topic 2: Saving Money Every Month: Energy and Water Conservation

June 10th, 2020 11 am-12:30 pm (RECORDING)

Beyond Crisis Management

    • Negotiating your rent/lease, insurance options, and payroll protections for disaster preparedness with Thomas D. Morell, Real Estate Attorney from Shartsis Friese LLP, and Nadra Ehrman from The Towbes Group Property Management.
    • Keeping the upside of the pandemic: Sustainable transportation and teleworking with guest speaker (TBA)!

June 19th, 2020 11 am-12:30 pm (RECORDING)

Healthier Cleaning and Disinfection

    • Experts from GreenSeal, EPA Safer Choice, and a janitorial company join us for this panel on their certification standards, and safer ways to disinfect your business (and home!) during COVID-19.

September 18th, 2020 10 am-12:00 pm

Statewide Spanish Webinar (Español)

    • Green Cleaning & Disinfecting with Pauli Ojea from SF Environment
    • Sustainability practices that save money
    • Waste reduction (ie. reusables vs disposables