For the past 15 years, John Rego has worked with companies to help them become better citizens. John has led Sony Pictures Entertainment’s global sustainability department since 2009. The department is focused on driving value for the company through sustainable practices, primarily by integrating stewardship into the corporate culture, product marketing, and all aspects of the company’s operations. Prior to joining Sony, he spent eleven years consulting in a variety of sectors, such as technology, food and beverage, transportation. energy, digital engagement, and education. In 2007, he served as Environmental Director and eco-spokesperson for Live Earth, a worldwide campaign to drive individuals, corporations and governments to take action to solve the climate crisis.
John is a graduate of Brown University and has a Master in Business Administration from Duke University, with a focus on social entrepreneurship. He serves on the board of the Los Angeles Conservation Corps and is also a proud father of two girls (ages 3 and 6) who are as fearless rock climbing as they are terrified by yippy lap dogs.