After receiving his degree in Hotel and Restaurant Management from the University of Nevada at Las Vegas, Mr. Venyige has pursued a wide range of entrepreneurial endeavors. Most recently, he has entered the Spa and Wellness industry working with Dazzle Dry Nail Lacquer to bring a revolutionary sustainable nail product to market.
Ms. Beard is a veteran sustainability professional having spent 11 years working globally through sustainable architecture, construction, development, real estate investment, private equity and now hospitality with leading luxury hotel, resort and spa brand, Six Senses.
“Both Adar and Amber bring fresh enthusiasm for the pursuit of a sustainable future to the GSN Board”, says Karen Short, GSN Board President and SVP of Sales and Marketing for Universal Companies.
GSN also lauds the steadfast dedication of two senior board members who concluded their terms last year. Lisa Jacobs, Senior Consultant with Blu Spas Inc. plans to remain active moving into an Emeritus role after 6+ years on the board and Brian Paris, Vice President Sales, Earthlite & Living Earth Crafts continues to serve on committees after his generous service over 4 years.