About Us

We work with businesses who understand sustainability and want to be leaders in their field, we call them values-led businesses. We help them to grow without compromising their values.

At Future Strategies, we are leaders in collective intelligence.

We specialize in:

  • Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Planning
    • What is sustainability workshop
    • Baseline assessment (SWOT)
    • Visioning and Goal-Setting
  • Training
    • How to conduct a Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Plan
    • How to conduct and execute a Zero Waste Plan
    • The Business Case for Sustainability
    • How to set up a Peer-to-Peer Mentorship Program at your organization
  • Facilitating Collaboration and Engagement between Values-led Businesses
    • Facilitating Collaborative problem solving session for your organization
    • The Peer Mentorship Exchange
    • The Leverage Lab
      • The Collaborative Marketing Leverage Lab

All of our methodologies are science-based and collaboratively delivered using The Framework for Strategic Sustainable Development, proven at scale across the world.

Vision

Helping businesses capitalize on making the world a better place.

Mission

To create sustainable businesses who provide enduring value to their customers, community and shareholders while turning a profit.

Core Values

  • Innovation
  • Collaboration
  • Sustainability
  • Empowerment
  • Fun

 

Team

Sara BlenkhornSara Blenkhorn

An entrepreneur, a futurist, a systems-thinker, a facilitator, a sustainability strategist, and a collaboration ninja.  She works with values-led organizations helping them to take collective action for a better world.  Sara has 13 + years working in the sustainability field.  She started her career studying social sustainability travelling to Africa, Sweden, Spain, Cuba, Mexico, and Guatemala to understand the global impacts of our current economic system. Following this, Sara dove into the scientific side of sustainability earning a Masters degree in Strategic Leadership Towards Sustainability. For the last 4 years, as the founder and CEO of Future Strategies, Sara has called herself fortunate to work with inspiring organizations across the globe designing better systems for participation and experiences that unlock our collaborative potential. Past Clients include Surfrider Foundation, Save on Meats, Intuit, Salt Spring Coffee, Fairware, Novex, and Mills Basic.

Board of Advisory

John IzzoJohn Izzo

John Izzo consults and advises some of the most admired companies in the world. He is a leading business strategy expert, a best-selling author, a community leader, and an avid conservationist.

 

Joey HundertJoey Hundert

Founder & Executive Producer, Sustainival: Joey is a young executive, social entrepreneur and community organizer, and his sincere wish to permanently inspire 100 million people, through the dreams and aspirations of Sustainival.

 

Pong LeungPong Leung

Pong is a founding member of The Natural Step Canada.  As a Senior Associate, Pong delivers programs and services to support role model organizations in their pursuit of sustainability.

 

Scott PerretScott Perret

Scott is responsible for branding, internal and external communications and organizational redevelopment at The Natural Step International. He also seeks to operationalize leverage points for the broader dissemination in society of the Framework for Strategic Sustainable Development (or FSSD, sometimes referred to as The Natural Step Framework).

 

Neil PegramNeil Pegram

Neil Pegram is the Corporate Sustainability and Responsibility Manager for Morguard Investments, one of Canada’s largest real estate companies with over $12 billion in commercial assets under management, comprising more than 50 million square feet.

 

Judy GiffordJudy Gifford

Judy Gifford has a background in Business Manager, project and start-up business co-ordination, facilities consultant, Non Profit Consultant and Food Consultant.   She presently spends her work life as a Personal and Private Chef.

 

RebeccaGlassesb&w2Rebecca Petzel

Rebecca Petzel works with for-profits, non-profits, networks, and foundations helping groups take collective action for a better world. She has spent the past five years in the San Francisco Bay Area exploring society’s collaborative capacity, unpacking the small and large ways how we work together affects our health as individuals and as a society..

 

 

 

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