Our sponsors are an integral part of the Summit and key players in the green sports movement.

Sponsorship opportunities for the 2018 Summit are available and catered to fit every budget and level of engagement. Sponsors will have the opportunity to be embedded and integrated within the Summit through five distinct Summit sponsorship levels.

View the 2018 Summit Sponsorship Overview. Then, get in touch with us to secure your spot!

NatureWorks, a long-time partner of the Alliance, will once again support the 2018 Summit as the presenting sponsor.

“NatureWorks has supported the Green Sports Alliance Summit since its first inception in Portland, OR in 2010. Then and now, we view the Summit as a critical convergence of business and sports that enables solutions for reducing the environmental impact of sports operations while maintaining or reducing costs.”

- Doug Kunnemann, Business Development Manager, Performance Packaging for NatureWorks.

Interested in joining the 2018 Summit as a Community Partner?

View the 2018 Community Partnership Overview and get in touch with Kelley Martin, at kelley@greensportsalliance.org to secure your spot!

If you have questions about 2018 Summmit sponsorship opportunities or to confirm your spot as a sponsor, please email Director of Partnerships, Erik Distler, at erik@greensportsalliance.org or call 714-585-8933.

Below is a full list of our 2017 Sponsors for reference:


In 2013, Vivek Ranadivé purchased the NBA’s Sacramento Kings and institute a culture of change, innovation, and service. The Kings have supported the region, rebuilt the downtown, and created an economic opportunity for thousands. Their new home – Golden 1 Center -- is the greenest and most technologically advanced arena in the world and has redefined the fan experience.


Inspired by the people and processes that have built the most iconic brands in sports and entertainment, Legends has created a legacy of success, delivery, and results for our partners and their consumers through our three acclaimed divisions that is driven by a passion for delivering remarkable experiences to Guests at every occasion.

Since pioneering the aluminum can, Coors Brewing has been a leader in sustainable brewing. To continue tradition, Coors Light is introducing EveryOneCan, a program that underscores the sustainable commitment everyone can make to reduce environmental impact through consumer goods, like coolers and umbrellas, made from upcycled material including vinyl billboards.

ABM’s comprehensive capabilities include janitorial, electrical & lighting, energy solutions, facilities engineering, HVAC & mechanical, landscape & turf, mission critical solutions and parking, provided through stand-alone or integrated solutions. ABM provides custom facility solutions in urban, suburban and rural areas to properties of all sizes — from schools and commercial buildings to hospitals, data centers, manufacturing plants and airports.

Connor Sports has been the standard for professional and collegiate sports' surfaces since the company was founded in 1872.

Stadiums can enhance the crowd’s digital sharing - making events come alive. Corning® Optical Network Evolution (ONE™) solutions provide fiber optic infrastructure to enable the connected and immersive venue experience.

Innovation & Tech Today is a national magazine showcasing the latest cutting edge, innovative technologies and those individuals driving the industry forward.

Green Bear Group delivers high-level marketing services: strategic planning, creative development, and flawless execution. We work with large organizations committed to improving their sustainability, green startups with big ambitions, and everyone in between.

NatureWorks is a world-leading biopolymers supplier and innovator with its Ingeo portfolio of naturally advanced materials made from renewable, abundant feedstocks with performance and economics that compete with oil-based intermediates, plastics, and fibers.

Philips Lighting is a global market leader with recognized expertise in the development, manufacturing & application of innovative (LED) lighting solutions.


Aramark is in the customer service business across food, facilities and uniforms, wherever people work, learn, recover, and play.

For more than 20 years, bluemedia has been the go-to large format printer for Fortune 500 companies, top-tier brand sponsors, and professional and collegiate sports organizations across the country.

Introduced in 1982, Bud Light is a premium light lager with a superior drinkability that has made it the best-selling and most popular beer in the United States.

Busch Systems is a leading provider of innovative recycling container solutions across North America and internationally.

Dow combines the power of science and technology to passionately innovate in a wide range of markets including world-leading sports solutions and sustainable technologies. Dow products help address many of the world's most challenging problems such as the need for clean water, clean energy generation and conservation, and increasing agricultural productivity.

Representing public assembly venues from around the globe, IAVM's active members include managers and senior executives from auditorium, arenas, convention centers, exhibit halls, stadiums, performing arts centers, university complexes, and amphitheaters.

Kimberly-Clark - Producer of paper products and cleaning solutions for industry and the consumer.

The National Hockey League is a professional ice hockey league currently composed of 30 teams – 23 in the United States and 7 in Canada.
The National Football League is a professional American football league consisting of 32 teams, divided equally between the National Football Conference and the American Football Conference.

Nila is the industry leader in high-brightness LED light fixtures durable enough to meet the needs of the harshest production situations.

As the world’s leading manufacturer of commercial plumbing systems, Sloan has spent more than a century pioneering smart, water-saving restroom solutions that are built to last a lifetime.

HOK is a global design, architecture, engineering and planning firm – our 1,700 people collaborate across a network of 23 offices on three continents.

SEEDS Green Printing is a superior-quality eco-green printing company that is committed to the highest environmental standards while offering reasonable prices

From the new LED field lighting at Camden Yards to the electric-vehicle charging stations at SunTrust Park -- and more -- Major League Baseball and all 30 of its clubs are ready to celebrate environmental stewardship.

SunSystem Technology (SST) is resetting the industry performance standard for PV solar O&M and asset management companies.

TerraCycle provides free waste collection programs for hard to recycle materials. We then turn the waste into affordable green products.

At Wells Fargo, we recognize that our environmental impact goes beyond how we operate. We all do better when we make decisions that care for and improve the environment. We take proactive steps to move beyond sustainability in our own operations and promote promising opportunities to advance a “greener” global economy.

Minimizing NASCAR’s environmental impact while bringing value and inspiration to the motorsports industry, its partners, employees and fans.

Eco-Products is the nation's leading brand of single-use foodservice packaging made from renewable and recycled resources.

Klean Kanteen® introduced the first stainless steel, BPA-free, reusable water bottle in 2004 because we wanted a non-toxic solution to single-use plastic water bottles.

Natur-Bag and Natur-Ware are enabling tools that help our clients achieve their sustainability goals, whether it be zero-waste or food scrap collection.

Stalkmarket products - Simple elegance in 100% certified compostable tableware and concessions packaging tableware

SupplyWorks, A Home Depot Company, is the leading national provider of integrated facility maintenance solutions - our products, programs and unparalleled expertise advance the performance of our customer’s facilities.

AES is dedicated to improving lives by providing safe, reliable and sustainable energy solutions in every market we serve.

Appleton Coated is a manufacturer and distributor of coated, uncoated, specialty and technical papers sold under the Ethos™, Utopia®, and other brand names.

AtmosAir™ air purification technology actively contributes to better health by restoring indoor air to its natural state where no pollution or contaminants exist — while reducing energy use and emissions in the process.

Aquwiss - Home of the World’s Most Sustainable Faucets and Waterless Urinals! The Urinals are available with a HD Digital Media Display.

BEF empowers your business to be in balance with the environment through a full suite of products, programs and custom solutions that help address your environmental footprint.

BioCycle is The Organics Recycling Authority in print and online for those responsible for achieving Zero Waste goals using sustainable solutions -- composting, organics recycling, renewable energy.

Braskem is the largest producer of thermoplastic resins in the Americas and the leading producer of biopolymers in the world.

California Safe Soil converts food from supermarkets that can no longer be sold or donated into a liquid fertilizer, called Harvest-to-Harvest™, in only 3 hours.

EnvirOx is the leading manufacturer of environmentally-preferred, safer cleaning products, providing people across the country with a Healthier Way to Clean®.

Easybar’s complete line of Liquor Accountability Equipment, Draft Beer Systems and Beverage Conduit Systems provide a simple streamlined solution for all of your liquor control and beverage dispensing needs.

Ewing is a wholesale distributor offering water management solutions, commercial and residential irrigation supplies, landscape and turf products.

DLR Group is an integrated design firm providing architecture, engineering, planning, interior design, and building optimization to meet the unique needs of our clients in locations around the globe.

For over 50 years, Excel Dryer has been manufacturing the finest American made hand dryers featuring the XLERATOR® Hand Dryer.

Since 1996, Filta has been providing cooking oil micro filtration service around the world to restaurants and other food establishments.

Green Building Services is one of the premier sustainability consulting firms in the world, consulting on everything from reducing water and energy usage, to creating and engaging a sustainably-minded culture.

gb&d (Green Building & Design) is a trade magazine that connects and inspires green building professionals by partnering with those at the forefront of sustainable design, development, planning, and policy.

Greenware® is an exclusive line of annually renewable drink cups, lids, portion containers and on-the-go boxes, made entirely from plants – not petroleum.

Greenworks Tools provides environmentally sustainable battery-powered outdoor tools to consumers and landscaping professionals.

Hunter Industries is a family-owned global company that provides high quality, efficient solutions for the irrigation, outdoor lighting, and custom molding industries.
Through a global network of over 9,000 franchisees, Jani-King delivers a superior commercial cleaning program to a wide range of customer locations including office buildings, hotels, sporting venues and more.
Keewi ensures that every aspect of your energy consumption is regulated - with plug load optimization, data, and control we help you achieve complete building efficiency, without sacrificing functionality.

Since 1993, LNS has been a leader in providing live captions for broadcast news, sports, and live events.

Using LED and metal halide light sources, Musco delivers customized lighting solutions for sports and large-area venues around the world.

As the innovator of the customized waste and recycling bin, Max-R will partner with you to create a customized bin that meets your facility’s unique custodial needs, design requirements, and brand standards.

Novelis is the world leader in rolled aluminum products, delivering unique solutions for the most demanding global applications, such as beverage cans, automobiles, architecture and consumer electronics.

Office Depot's GreenerOffice program: Helping you and your organization to succeed sustainably.

PanStadia & Arena Management Magazine is the undisputed world leader for the business of stadia, arenas, sporting events and venues on a global scale.

Tokens & Icons creates products from authenticated materials to celebrate their histories and those who value them.

Power Knot designs and manufactures the LFC®, a machine used by organizations to digest waste food thereby reducing the expense, inconvenience, and mess of disposing of waste food that would otherwise be hauled to a landfill.
Real Leaders is a global media company that inspire sustainable leadership. It also publishes the world’s first sustainable business and leadership magazine. We aim to inspire better leaders for a better world; a world of far-sighted, sustainable leadership that helps find solutions to the problems that 7.5 billion people have created on a small planet.
All Recover garments begin at the source – recycled plastic bottles and recycled cotton – and beyond working to make the most environmentally friendly products possible, Recover also strives to make the most socially responsible products possible.

Relan repurposes marketing materials (banners, billboards, overstock t-shirt, old team jerseys, and mesh) and turns them into products with purpose that tell your sustainability story.

Renew Merchandise, LLC builds measurable sustainability programs through branded merchandise made from recycled waste.

Royal is the national single source supplier of paper, chemicals, sanitary, janitorial, food service and concession supplies and equipment, with market specific expertise and products.

Seattle University - The first of its kind in the world, the online Certificate in Sport Sustainability Leadership addresses the global concern for increased environmental and ecological sustainability in the sport industry.

Stadia Magazine is the indispensable journal of choice for stadium, arena and sports-venue owners and operators in businesses ranging from football, athletics, rugby, hockey, baseball, race circuits and many more.

Triple Pundit is a global media platform covering the intersection of people, planet and profit.

Turf Tank is an innovative leader in sports field technology, featuring the world’s first GPS autonomous line marking robot for football, soccer, lacrosse and baseball.
The US Composting Council advances compost manufacturing, compost utilization, and organics recycling to benefit our members, society, and the environment.

Vegware is a manufacturer and visionary brand, the only completely compostable packaging company operating globally.

Waterless Co. Inc. offers the most simple and most cost effective waterless urinals on the world market.

We've been the Experts in Clean since 1945 - you have Green Cleaning and Facility Maintenance goals to reach, and WAXIE is a partner you can rely on to help you keep your facilities cleaner, greener, healthier and safer.

Namasté Vineyards uses only the finest grapes handpicked from their six estate vineyards that are nestled on gently rolling hills in the world renowned Willamette Valley region of Oregon.

Booth featuring Urthpact, Preserve Products, and Totally Green Bottles & Caps