Green Festivals ExpoThe Green Festivals Expo today announced that Antonio Saillant, Founder of Planet Greenfest and Angel Light Pictures has accepted the invitation to be this years Brand Award Judge. Last year Green Festivals, Inc. premiered an array of new ways to better connect local communities with there expo by introducing two new awards that recognized brands and communities making each city healthier and more sustainable.

The Green Festival Brand Award recognized a leading innovator in sustainable business that is making a significant impact on the lives of consumers in each city. Moreover, The Green Festival Community Award provided a $5,000 grant to a deserving regional non-profit in each of the five festival cities for their outstanding sustainability-focused projects. Attendees participated in the voting for both awards, and vendors and non-profit partners used social media to help raise awareness and increase participation.