Amy Cortese is the guest speaker at the next Building a Sustainable Economy (BASE) lecture at 5:30 p.m. Friday, April 11 at the Bainbridge Public Library.
Cortese is an award-winning journalist and editor who covers topics spanning business, finance, food, wine and environmental issues. She will explore how investment in locally-owned enterprises can reap enormous economic and social benefits for individuals, their communities and the country.
The BASE series has been developed in partnership with Bainbridge Graduate Institute, Bainbridge Island Chamber of Commerce, Sustainable Bainbridge, and the Bainbridge Public Library. The program is free; register at www.bainbridgechamber.com.