Opportunity Green Business Conference 2011 Speakers
Executive Director Global Energy Initiative
Liba Wenig Rubenstein runs News Corporation's Global Energy Initiative (GEI), the company-wide commitment to grow sustainably, to minimize the environmental impact of its operations – including over 100 businesses on 5 continents – and to inspire others to take action – including its one billion customers, fifty-thousand employees, and hundreds of business partners. Liba joined the News Corp. family in 2006 when she founded the IMPACT Channel for causes and politics on MySpace.com and managed its Public Affairs team, launching groundbreaking initiatives around climate change, Darfur, ‘viral' fundraising, and the US Presidential election. She then went to London to kick off the energy, environment, and corporate social responsibility program for News Corp. in the UK. A native of Brooklyn NY, Ms. Rubenstein graduated from Yale University and now lives on the East Side of Los Angeles with her husband and puppy.