An Evening with Ceres


Monday, September 25, 2017

Boston, MA - Seaport Hotel

Thank you to the entire Ceres community - investors, companies, policymakers, advocates - for making An Evening with Ceres such a success! It was a wonderful night, with a spirited crowd, and thoughtful and inspiring remarks from our speakers.

Special thanks to our Host Committee, event sponsors, and donors responding to our $50,000 challenge match launched at the event. Thanks to the generosity of the Ceres community, the nearly $300,000 raised from the event will further our mission to transform the economy to build a sustainable future for people and the planet. It’s not too late! Until October 31, your gift to Ceres can be matched dollar-for-dollar! For details, go to www.ceres.org/donate. Your contributions make a huge difference, and we can't thank you enough.

FEATURED SPEAKERS

Matthias Berninger, Global Head of Public Affairs, Mars, Incorporated

Mindy S. Lubber, CEO and President of Ceres

Jim Mahoney, Global Public Policy Executive, Bank of America

The Honorable Gina M. McCarthy, Former EPA Administrator - Keynote Address

Ion Yadigaroglu, Partner and Managing Principal, Capricorn Investment Group - VIP Reception

 

HOST COMMITTEE

Michael BradleyLaurie BurtPeter and Abby CoffinBill Davis and Dar HeikkinenDoug and Jackie HusidRichard Marks and Jenny MorrisonJohn O’HaraPeter RosenblumTedd and Ella SaundersHolt and Juliet ThrasherIon Yadigaroglu


SPONSORS

Thank you to our Presenting Sponsor, Bank of America, and to all of our generous sponsors (listed below) for making this special evening possible.

Presenting Sponsor

Bank of America

Bank of America

Bank of America

VIP Reception Sponsor

Capricorn Investment Group

Capricorn Investment Group

Capricorn Investment Group

Catalyst Sponsor

Mars, Incorporated

Mars, Incorporated

Mars, Incorporated

Media Sponsor

WBUR

WBUR


Sustainability Sponsors

Barr Foundation

Barr Foundation

Barr Foundation
Beacon Capital

Beacon Capital

Beacon Capital
Breckinridge Capital Advisors

Breckinridge Capital Advisors

Breckinridge Capital Advisors
Brown Advisory

Brown Advisory

Laurie Burt LLC

Laurie Burt LLC

Eastern Bank

Eastern Bank

Eastern Bank
Foley Hoag LLP

Foley Hoag LLP

Foley Hoag LLP
Goulston & Storrs

Goulston & Storrs

Goulston & Storrs
Richard Marks and Jenny Morrison

Richard Marks and Jenny Morrison

MJ Bradley & Associates

MJ Bradley & Associates

MJ Bradley & Associates
National Grid

National Grid

National Grid
Rockefeller & Co.

Rockefeller & Co.

Rockefeller & Co.
Holt and Juliet Thrasher

Holt and Juliet Thrasher


Contributing Sponsors

Greenberg Traurig

Greenberg Traurig

Mindy Lubber and Norman Stein

Mindy Lubber and Norman Stein

Pax

Pax

Pax