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Are you ready to wake up?
We’re on a mission to wake people up and empowering them to take positive action so that we can leave the world in a better place than how we’ve found it.
We like to think of ourselves as the Morpheus for all you Neos in the world (any Matrix fans?). We are the guiding path to help people change the world one #littlegreensteps at a time. We’re helping to carve the path less travelled for the greater good.
Your Guide to Conscious Living in Asia
We’re really glad you are here. If you have found us then you are ready to take the next step towards living a more conscious life – yep, we’re talking about living wide awake. We are here as your guide to discover the most conscious brands, events, experiences and people around Asia so that you can take back control of your choices and connect deeper with yourselves, others and mother nature.
Green Is The New Black
..is on a mission to make conscious living the new norm and to become the number one place for sustainable brands in Asia. It’s all about connecting with ourselves, others and mother nature. Conscious living is about understanding how our choices not only impact us, but our surroundings and the environment. We’ve defined six key values that make up our philosophy.
Protect The Planet
Awareness of our footprint leads to greater understanding of the impact we have on our planet, inspiring us to operate more consciously and positively.
Innovation For Good
We are idea junkies and man do we love some of the awesome creative things people are doing.
We like looking at life with both eyes WIDE open – you know, knowing where stuff comes from, who made it and how it got to us.
Power To The People
Ethical/ fair-trade/ female empowerment – if you value the people behind your products this value is for you. People are the new profit.
Pro Animal Life
This one’s for the animal lovers, vegetarians and vegans. Animals also have a conscious, family and friends. Like us, they deserve to be treated with respect.
“Love yourself and serve the others”. Our conscious journey starts with us – the choices we make, how we show up in the world and take care of ourselves.
Stephanie is a marketer, event organiser and avid connector of conscious individuals and brands. She loves bringing people together to connect, find inspiration, gain knowledge and be able to take action to create a better life. Previously she spent four years working for an international events agency, planning luxury events and fashion weeks around the region. As a third culture kid, she's fascinated by other people and is always seeking new experiences.
Born and raised in Nice, France, Paula has been very soon attracted by Asia studying in Hong Kong University and later on moving to Singapore to start her career as a consultant in Circular Economy completing projects across Asia in Indonesia, Papua New Guinea, Taiwan, Hong Kong etc. consulting for MNCs such as Unilever, P&G, Danone etc. Her dream is to make sustainability more mainstream and attractive for everyone through smart design and communications.
Engineer by training, love for numbers by choice, Germany born Jan came to Singapore more than 4 years ago. With a passion for helping young start-ups getting their business model and financials right, when he’s not busy with his full time job he is the numbers guy for GITNB.
Having worked in a large foundation in France, then in an education-focussed NGO in Phnom Penh, Diane is passionate and knowledgable about mobilizing people's commitment for social and environmental causes that bring about positive changes in the world. As an event organizer, she believes that the more people are able to share with each other about sustainability, the more conscious they become. Let's all become changemakers!
Running a social media advocacy account @lilearthgirl, Tammy believes in harnessing social media for good. She is passionate about saving the planet we call home, and does so through organising events to bring people together to raise awareness about the ongoing climate crisis. You'll probably find her typing away on her phone, or out thrifting some vintage finds.
Surrounded by animals since childhood, Cecilia is passionate about influencing the world through kindness and compassion. Having worked in advertising and events agencies, she is committed to making the world a better place through engaging education and communication. She believes, as communicators, one should observe the needs of our society and inspire the rest to make a difference.We should recognize the power we hold in affecting the future of the planet to do well and do good.
Hi, I’m Harsha! I document people’s stories through photos and videos, and share how they’re changing the world, because I believe that amazing people deserve visibility.
A self-proclaimed "Eco-Nomad", Jaclyn Yost has lived in various parts of the United States, the United Kingdom, Australia, Singapore, and has journeyed to 34 countries (so far)! She is passionate about spreading awareness on sustainable tourism and how to be a more responsible tourist. When she is not working or traveling, you can usually find her in a yoga studio or whipping up a tasty meal in the kitchen.
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Having grown up in six countries around the world, Natalie developed a passion for visual storytelling design - the one language that everyone understands. Having built brands and led creative teams for global clients and agencies, she recently launched makesense.design, an independent design studio to focus on empowering the next wave of innovative business minds. She uses dynamic visual storytelling to create impactful concepts and compelling brands that resonate on a deep and emotional level.
For using her voice and sphere of influence to advocate for the environment and better choices. Host, fitness entrepreneur and a yoga instructor Liv Lo is an Eco-Ambassador using her voice to activate change in her community. Her yoga portal Stretch City was acquired by PurelyB in March 2016 to become the regions leading wellness website. Using her sphere of influence, Liv advocates for better daily choices to protect people and the planet.
Influenced by a curious nature, Yumika Hoskin has traveled around the world dabbling in various career ventures. Graduating with a Bachelor of Design, her career led her from Melbourne Australia as a fashion stylist, to a model working regionally in Asia, to now a tv host and actress in Singapore. Her latest venture is launching her social enterprise company Peco Bag. A reusable, foldable bag constructed from recycled plastic bottles. Recognized as a key opinion leader in Singapore, Yumika works actively on projects with brands that range across from social enterprise, fitness, beauty, and fashion.