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The Future is Female: Break Through Ideas for Women in Foodservice

by Elizabeth Drake
Blog

For the past five years, I’ve worked for an iconic brand where a female is the face of the Company. You know her as Wendy – the young, red headed girl with pigtails and freckles. And it’s refreshing to see Wendy’s face – a female face – every day when I come to work. 

NAFE Names American Express One of the 2018 “Top 70 Companies for Executive Women”

Press Release

NEW YORK, March 6, 2018 /3BL Media/ — American Express has been named one of the 2018 NAFE Top Companies for Executive Women by the National Association for Female Executives, to recognize American corporations where women have significant clout to make the decisions that affect their company’s future and its bottom line. The NAFE Top 70 Companies, released today, is featured in April/May issue of Working Mother.

Bacardi Debuts Women’s Empowerment Series in Houston

The inaugural February 12 summit brought hospitality industry leaders together at Hotel ZaZa to promote women’s leadership.
Article

By Abby Ledoux

“Two words have motivated entire movements,” said Dana Cowin, former editor-in-chief of Food & Wine Magazine, pointing to #MeToo and #TimesUp, most recently. “I watched the power of those two words, and I thought, ‘what are my two words?’”

For Cowin, they changed to keep pace with her age, career, and general outlook on life. Eventually, “I want” became “I will,” a chant she led a room full of women in on February 12 at Hotel ZaZa.

Avery Dennison Among Barron's 100 Most Sustainable Companies

We are putting into action plans that will make our 2025 sustainability goals a reality
Blog

Sustainability, one of our company values, means we are focused on the long-term health of our business, planet and communities. Our efforts over the last few years have dramatically raised the bar, and recently resulted in our ranking #72 on Barron’s first list of 100 Most Sustainable Companies.

Great Place to Work® and Fortune Name American Express One of the 2018 FORTUNE 100 Best Companies to Work For®

Press Release

NEW YORK, February 16, 2018 /3BL Media/ - American Express Company is one of the 2018 FORTUNE 100 Best Companies to Work For, according to global research and consulting firm Great Place to Work and Fortune.

Deloitte’s Bersin Announces Impact 2018: The Rise of the Individual in the Future of Work

Industry’s leading HR conference, now in its 11th year, sets sights on new ways to empower each employee for success
Press Release

NEW YORK, February 12, 2018 /3BL Media/ — Talent, HR, and leadership are all being disrupted by the need to give each individual in the workforce the autonomy and energy to succeed. This shift is forcing fundamental change in the workplace — making Bersin’s IMPACT 2018 conference, “The rise of the individual in the future of work,” an essential industry event for senior HR executives and their teams.

2018 Renewable Energy Buyers Alliance Summit to Be hosted in Oakland at VERGE 18

More than 400 renewable energy leaders to convene for third annual summit
Press Release

OAKLAND Calif. and WASHINGTON, February 8, 2018 /3BL Media/ — The annual Renewable Energy Buyers Alliance (REBA) Summit will return to the San Francisco Bay Area in 2018 — hosted in Oakland, October 14-16, ahead of GreenBiz Group’s VERGE 18 conference and expo.

Institute for Corporate Social Responsibility Welcomes 2018 Faculty

Top CSR Leaders From American Express, Capital One, Campbell Soup, IBM, Walmart, and FUTERRA to Lead Professional CSR Certificate Program at Johns Hopkins University
Press Release

February 2, 2018 /3BL Media/ - The Institute for Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) welcomes six leading CSR professionals from some of the world’s most recognizable companies to its 2018 faculty:

Call-to-Action on Long-Term Plan Communications to Investors

Seven questions to frame the conversation about future performance, assist companies presenting at CECP’s CEO Investor Forums
Press Release

NEW YORK, February 2, 2018 /3BL Media/ - To meet the growing need of leading institutional investors for a longer-term view, the investors in CECP’s Strategic Investor Initiative’s (SII) Advisory Board released a letter—signed by Bill McNabb, Chairman, Vanguard and 9 other leading investors--with a call-to-action to reframe communications between CEOs, companies, and investors to focus on long-term value creation.

Lessons Learned from Restaurant Icon Dave Thomas

by Dennis Hardy, President/CEO: Food, EvansHardy+Young
Blog

It’s difficult to quantify the number of lives that Dave Thomas touched throughout his 69 years of life. From our 6,500 restaurants who employ around 30 employees per restaurant per year, combined with the thousands of children in the foster care system who have been paired with a Wendy’s Wonderful Kids Recruiter, plus all the restaurant support center employees, contractors, suppliers and agencies that serve to support the Wendy’s restaurants…the number must be in the billions and counting

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