Sostane San Francisco

Patricia Nason

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Event, portrait and wedding photographer. Also, business and commercial portraits. I have an MBA in Sustainabile Management. Offer 10% discount on my services to clients who hire other green vendors.

Green Steps Taken

We use CFLS, offer discounts (example above) deliver images online (no paper “proofs”), we are working through SF Green Business checklist for certification, pay all bills electronically.

Surprising Successes

Having clients that wanted to hire me for portrait photography services specifically because I had an MBA in Sustainable Mgmt.

Having Trouble With

Regular marketing techniques, networking, growing my business at the rate I would like.

Giving Back

I offer free photography services to local non profits – have a standing relationship with a non profit that distributes fresh produce to low income individuals in my neighborhood (Grupo de la Comida)