Makers of the Environment : Building Resilience Into Our World, One Model at a Time, by Finith Jernigan is the winner of the Environment/Green Non-Fiction category of the Global Ebook Awards.
A few minutes ago the honor was announced at the second annual awards celebration at the elegant U-Club in gorgeous downtown Santa Barbara. The star-studded cast for the event includes keynoter actor/author Marilu Henner and a special appearance by Jim Cox of The Midwest Book Review. The Master of Ceremonies is radio-personality Bill Frank. The entire event is being simulcast worldwide.
Makers of the Environment merges storytelling with everyday reality to offer a moment where we can rethink our expectations to understand how building information models, geographic information and real-time information can be used to improve our world. The book makes the extraordinary ordinary, offering a vision on how society can take advantage of new and emerging technology to create a better, more sustainable world for our children.