Join Judy from 10-10:30am at the Swarthmore Borough, 121 Park Avenue, as she reads from her book Good Morning, Beautiful Business then guides us through a PowerPoint presentation. Then follow us across the street to the Swarthmore Co-op where Judy will be selling copies of her book and signing them until 1pm.
Judy Wicks is an entrepreneur, author, speaker and mentor working to build a more compassionate, environmentally sustainable and locally based economy. Her recent book Good Morning, Beautiful Business: the Unexpected Journey of an Activist Entrepreneur and Local Economy Pioneer was published by Chelsea Green in March, 2013.
Judy’s speaking engagements focus on the topics of local living economies, responsible business, and the role of the feminine in building a new economy. She has addressed communities throughout the USA and Canada, as well as Berlin, Delhi, Havana, Sydney, Brisbane and Melbourne. Her keynote presentations at numerous conferences provide insight and inspiration concerning the deep connections between local food, ecology, economy and social justice. Judy is popular with students and faculty and has presented at many universities including the University of Pennsylvania, Syracuse University, Keene State, the University of Wisconsin, Michigan State, Penn State, Bainbridge Graduate Institute, Yale, Harvard, Bryn Mawr and Haverford College, where she gave a commencement address and received an honorary decree.