GFE

Green Fern Events (GFE) was founded in 2009 with a mission to minimize the negative environmental impact for every event without compromising budget and overall costs. To date, GFE has diverted over 13 tons (26,000 pounds) of waste from landfills for the events they have helped produce.

GFE is a full-service event management company delivering flawless conferences and events for national associations, enterprise-level corporations and leading green businesses. GFE provides a breadth of event management services including (but not limited to): site selection, contract negotiation, logistics planning, event communications, on-site management and post-event sustainability reporting.

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GFE works with progressive global innovators, clean tech and sustainable businesses towards the production of seamless conferences, trade shows and corporate events. GFE refuses to sacrifice quality. They are a full-service event planner that reliably delivers environmentally responsible events.

  • GFE is Knowledgeable About Your Industry (cleantech/renewable energy, energy efficiency).
  • GFE Understands Your Business. GFE has the experience and industry knowledge to help grow your brand, product and/or services.
  • GFE is a Leader in Sustainable Event Management and Production.
  • The GFE Team Loves What They Do and It Shows!

Since February of this year, Green Fern Events has helped CleanTX in the production of two Signature Events: CleanCloud and Solar Business Model Innovation. They also managed the production of one of CleanTX’s partner events, MobilityATX. All three events were great successes AND zero-waste events as well!

Emily Kahn is the founder and heart of Green Fern Events. She is respected as an expert in her field with a combined 15 years of experience in event management, clean energy and sustainable business. She develops forward-thinking strategies that are rooted in the fundamentals of environmental stewardship and economic sense, and she produces events with proven outcomes that demonstrate significant benefits of sustainable efforts.

Emily founded Green Fern Events in 2009 with the goal of developing a holistic model for successful and sustainable events. The company is compliant with the leading standards for event sustainability. Emily is widely regarded as a subject-matter expert and a thought leader. She’s earned a reputation among peers and clients for her ideas that challenge convention and events that redefine the status quo. Her proven methods are supported by rich data and confirmed by an in-depth, post-event analysis. She has been able to demonstrate, consistently, that protecting the environment does not mean sacrificing either quality or profit margins.

GFE is actively seeking RFPs for corporate holiday events, as well as 2016 spring conferences, meetings and social events. They will deliver on your sustainability goals while meeting your budget.

CleanTX members receive a 10% discount if they contract with GFE by December of 2015!