The Green Seahorse founder, Lisa Burnham, on Modern Living with kathy ireland®
The Green Seahorse owner and founder Lisa Burnham was privelidged to have been a featured guest on E! Entertainment Network Modern Living with kathy ireland® and on Bloomberg International sponsored programming 2015. Lisa will continue her broadcasting her story through the Network into 2016.
According to the JL Haber, Vice President of Programming of Modern Living with kathy ireland®: “In recent years, people have become increasingly concerned about where the goods they buy come from and the impact of these goods on the local economy and the environment. When we heard about the work of The Green Seahorse to bring high quality goods from local artists around the world to local customers to encourage fair trade and sustainable practices, we knew immediately we wanted them on the show.”Our mission at The Green Seahorse is to support fair trade efforts and do our part in ensuring the sustainability of the global artisan community. We are proud to be a part of a movement where customers have the benefit of purchasing items that support families at the same time demonstrating the innovative creativity and beauty of crafts-people from a wide variety of cultures in numerous countries. Fairly-Traded products are made using local, sustainably harvested materials, minimizing the environmental impact of these purchases. Lisa noticed a trend in the global craft marketplace. "Being green has influenced a huge uprising in all manner of makers making, which has inspired our artisan marketplace. It is where we showcase a variety of innovations in eco-art and culture," she says. Modern Living with kathy ireland® is a weekly business television program featuring real-world insights from corporate executives from all over the globe. It airs Thursday mornings throughout North America on E! Entertainment Network as part of their sponsored programming lineup and to over 50 countries throughout the world on Sundays on Bloomberg International as part of their sponsored programming lineup.