Date: March 11

Location: Hyatt Vineyard Creek Hotel & Spa, Santa Rosa

Cost: none

Sponsor: Business Environmental Alliance

Registration: by March 7;  www.SonomaBEA.org

The 10th Annual Business Leaders’ Breakfast will feature:

Andy Hoffman, a noted corporate strategy expert, is back by popular demand to reveal his techniques for staying atop emerging business opportunities.

Todd Ahlsten, Chief Investment Officer of the Parnassus Equity Income Fund, who will offer insight into translating best practices into quantifiable investment value.

Sonoma County Supervisor Shirlee Zane will lead the recognition of local firms who have embraced innovative best practices for a better bottom line.

You will learn the latest in:

Cutting costs through best practices

Winning market share in the emerging “green” economy

Navigating emerging risks and rising natural resource costs