Toasting the 2012 Green Award Winners

“The Washingtonian” honored the winners of the fifth annual Green Awards at a reception last week.

By: Washingtonian Staff

The Washingtonian celebrated winners of the fifth annual Green Awards at the LEED-certified Renaissance Arlington Capitol View hotel on May 10. The party was sponsored by Tower Companies, winner of a 2008 Green Award. Guests enjoyed the hotel's delicious food and sipped on wine provided by Ruffino. Washingtonian publisher Cathy Merrill Williams presented awards to Suzan Jenkins of Nonprofit Energy Alliance; Chris Paladino, CEO of Chesapeake Bay Roasting Company; Bernadine Prince and Ann Yonkers, founders of FreshFarm Markets; James C. Rees IV, president and CEO of George Washington's Mount Vernon; and Brooke Runnette, executive producer of Discovery Channel's Shark Week.