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Healthy Building Network Hires Two Staff, Seeks Chief Research Officer

David Kennedy-Logan | March 08, 2018

Healthy Building Network (HBN) hired two staff in the first quarter of 2018, to bolster internal capacity, expand programmatic expertise, and drive future growth: Biftu Takele, Executive Assistant, and William Weber, Collective Impact Director. As part of our continued evolution, HBN is also currently seeking applicants for a new key leadership role at the organization, Chief Research Officer.

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Healthy Building Network is Growing

Gina Ciganik | December 13, 2017

To strengthen work on two important tracks — our cutting-edge, data-driven product offerings and our communications, knowledge-sharing, and fundraising efforts — HBN recently hired Amy Denardo as Senior Product Director and David Kennedy-Logan as Chief Communications and Development Officer.

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HBN Speakers at Second Annual Living Product Expo Pittsburgh, PA | Sept 13-15, 2016

Bill Walsh | August 29, 2016

http://livingproductexpo.org.  We hope you will join us there!

About the Healthy Building Network:

Healthy Building Network works to reduce the use of hazardous chemicals in building products as a means of improving human health and the environment. It performs independent, foundational research and product evaluations and develops tools to...

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Healthy Building Network Announces Executive Leadership Expansion

Bill Walsh | June 30, 2016

Founder Bill Walsh to Become President of the Board

HBN's executive leadership team is comprised of Bill Walsh, President of the Board of Directors; Gina Ciganik, Chief Executive Officer; Larry Kilroy, Chief Technology Officer; and Susan Sabella, Chief Operating Officer. Washington, DC, June 30, 2016. Healthy Building Network (HBN), the green...

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Making Buildings Healthier With Your Support

Bill Walsh | December 16, 2015

Week after week, month after month, HBN has blown me away this year. You have picked up the pace and amazed me with the quality and scope of your efforts. HBN's contributions are magnificent. -Rus Perry, FAIA, LEED Fellow, Vice President and Co-director of Sustainable Design, SmithGroupJJR   With your help HBN...

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HBN Board Chair Robin Guenther Gives TEDMED Talk

Bill Walsh | September 17, 2015

Last September the Chair of HBN's Board of Directors, Robin Guenther, delivered a TEDMED talk entitled Why Hospitals Are Making Us Sick. That talk is now available for viewing, and we are pleased to bring it to you here. Robin is a leading expert and textbook author, with Gail Vittori, of Sustainable Healthcare Architecture. As principal at Per...

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Firsts At The Living Product Expo

Bill Walsh | August 20, 2015

The International Living Future Institute (ILFI) will convene its first Living Product Expo next month in Pittsburgh.  In addition to the much anticipated roll out of the Living Product Challenge during a pre-conference workshop, the conference organizers have created program full of leading experts at the forefront of healthy materials develo...

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