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enabling reuse efficiency for a sustainable future for next generation, saving money and environment, reducing global waste to oceans and landfills.
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Love cycling, soccer, travel, conferences, summits and workshops: enjoy learning, networking and stimulating design; best business accelerator, 3 day event equivalent to 8 months in office! I will enjoy teaching lean disruption once successful.
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Mother of 2 wonderful children, Lean Architect, Innovator, Environmentalist, Master Shopper, Concerned Parent! Retired IBM in 2013 after 35 years IT in travel industry, Air Canada Enabler - host and network configurations, specializing in telecommunication, 2 IBM Automation Awards. Designed sump pump drainage under concrete driveway, now it's common for all new driveways and new home development.
In 1968, age 11, presented flowers to Governor General of Canada (represents the Queen) Roland Michener and his wife Norah, highest math score for grade 5 in largest Winnipeg School Division #1,
Hi Claudia, Thank you for your positive feedback, reuse efficiency creates smart sustainable savings: economically and environmentally. We have rebranded to: Save Our Planet Refillery https://saveourplanetrefillery.ca. If you would like to add Chicago to the list, please send a email to: SOPRefillery@shaw.ca with your contact info, please mention the IDEO Challenge. Thank you for your interest! Best, Colleen Brennan-Vandersteen
Hi Nathalie, Thank you for your positive support and great question! There are many locations with limited space, my recent trip to NYC, I noticed the issue and designed testing dispensers on the outside of buildings for quick walk by refills. There are many NYC restaurants with glass entrances, Refill Depot could do a similar design! I love the challenge! Colleen