ECO by MODO and Green Drinks NYC - Celebrate the 40th Anniversary of Earth Day 2010 "See the World Differently"
New York, April 20th, 2010
To help celebrate the 40th Anniversary of Earth Day, ECO sponsored a special "Earth Month" celebration which drew hundreds of green-minded professionals in the fields of design, fashion, retailing, finance, consulting.
Location: Chelsea's "The Park" restaurant
118 West 18th Street @ 10th Ave New York.
Date: April 13, 2010
Time: 6 - 10 p.m.
The event included organic cocktail specials, complimentary snacks, free giveaways, 1-minute pitches, speed networking, and a DJ spinning great tunes.
Marking the 40th anniversary of Earth Day, this special edition of Green Drinks was sponsored by Modo, makers of ECO, Earth Conscious Optics (www.eco-optics.com), the first eyewear collection made entirely of recycled acetate and stainless steel. Using the tagline, "Seeing the World Differently", the collection achieves an innovative, sustainable product with no compromise in the quality, style or durability.
Attendees who brought a pair of used eyeglasses or sunglasses for recycling received free admission. ECO displayed recycling bins to collect the glasses and then distributed them to charities in need.