Joe Zazzera, Plant Solutions, Inc.
Joe Zazzera is president and CEO of Scottsdale-based Plant Solutions Incorporated. He is a national board member of Green Plants for Green Buildings and chair of their LEED Advocacy Committee. Joe is an investor at the Bronze level of the Greater Phoenix Economic Council an Agave Partner at USGBCAZ, ASID Industry Partner, BOMA member and local Phoenix Boy.
Joe is Secretary of the USGBCAZ Central Branch. His company, Plant Solutions, has been providing Vertical Living Greenwalls, Interior Plantscape Design, installation and maintenance services since 1981. Joe helped develop the Vertical Greenwall educational training manual for Green Roofs For Health Cities.
One of Joe’s goals is to see indoor plants adopted into the Indoor Environmental Quality, IEQ section of the LEED rating system. He is a registered AIA, ASID CEU provider and USGBC educational provider for the program “Authentically Green Interiors.” Joe is a LEED accredited professional through the U.S. Green Building Council. Joe is currently enrolled in the Biomimicry Groups inaugural specialty program and will graduate this November.
Hoping to one day bring native style green roofs tot the valley, he is an accredited Green Roof Professional, GRP, through Green Roofs for Health Cities.
Joe is also a little bit of a social networking geek and can be followed on twitter @joezazzera.
Topic: Green Walls for Green Buildings: A discussion of the different types of green vertical walls, and the difference between a “green facade” and a vertical living wall.
BIG Green Expo