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NAEM's 2017 Calendar Features Latest Practices, New Formats, Fresh Ideas

Press Release

Today NAEM announced its 2017 conference calendar, focused on the latest management challenges and emerging practices for environment, health and safety (EHS) and sustainability leaders.

"Because the EHS&S field continues to evolve along with the spectrum of risks it manages, NAEM's 2017 calendar was developed to be timely and relevant to the needs of those leading these programs within companies," said Executive Director Carol Singer Neuvelt.

EHS & Sustainability Software and Data Management Conference

Liba Wenig Rubenstein Named Senior Vice President, Social Impact for 21st Century Fox

Shira Oberlander and Vijay Sudan Promoted to Vice President, Social Impact
Press Release

New York, NY, January 10, 2016 /3BL Media/ – 21st Century Fox today named Liba Wenig Rubenstein to the role of Senior Vice President, Social Impact.  In this newly created position, she oversees the company’s expanding social impact programs, comprising a variety of initiatives that amplify to key constituents the company’s pro-social commitments and programming.

Ms. Rubenstein manages teams in New York as well as in Los Angeles, where she is based, and reports to Julie Henderson, EVP and Chief Communications Officer. 

Orvis CEO Stresses Urgency of Everglades Crisis

Orvis CEO Perk Perkins Calls fo "Urgency and Total Devotion" in the Fight to Save the Everglades
Blog

The following comments were made by Orvis CEO Perk Perkins at the Everglades Coalition Conference on Jan. 5, 2017.

I remember from my earliest days camping with my father, he taught me and my brother to always leave a campsite better than we found it. That has become a metaphor for my life and our company.

Shared Value Leadership Summit #3 on Inc.com's 2016 Most Innovative Conferences

Blog

Most conferences follow a familiar formula – keynote speakers, breakout sessions, networking opportunities… Not exactly a hotbed of innovation.

Until now. The Shared Value Initiative is thrilled to share that the 2016 Shared Value Leadership Summit landed the #3 spot on Inc.com’s 10 Most Innovative Conferences of 2016.

What makes the Summit so innovative? We’re glad you asked.

Sustainable Brands Welcomes Senior Director to Corporate Membership Team

Press Release

SAN FRANCISCO, January 5, 2017 /3BL Media/ - Sustainable Brands® announced today that Darren Beck has joined the company’s leadership team as Senior Director of Corporate Membership to further develop and enhance the growing SB Corporate Member Network. Darren comes with a wealth of experience in sustainability, CSR and social impact, having spent 15 years with Sprint, most recently as the Director of Environmental Initiatives.

Green Charge: How Energy Storage Can Support Your Sustainability Efforts

Energy storage is a versatile tool that can help support sustainability efforts while also enhancing operations and improving your bottom line.
Article

Commercial and industrial organizations can benefit from adding energy storage to their sustainability plans, from increasing the use of renewables and adding resilience to cutting demand charges and supporting the grid.

Use Energy Efficient Compressors to Attain LEED Certification

by Erik Arfalk
Blog

According a U.S. Energy Information Administration report released in October, manufacturing energy consumption increased between 2010 and 2014 for the first time in almost a decade. Prior to 2014, energy consumption in manufacturing industries had been steadily decreasing since 2002.

Mary Kay is Changing the Lives of Women and Children Around the World

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Mary Kay Ash founded her Company on the Golden Rule and emphasized the importance of giving back to others. That’s why every day Mary Kay is changing the lives of women and children around the world. It is part of the Mary Kay heritage, and we are honored to continue Mary Kay Ash’s legacy of making a difference.

WEBINAR: A Year in CSR: A Look at the Top 10 Trends of 2016

Article

As we take stock on the past 365 days, there is no doubt that 2016 has presented a turbulent time for business and society. From the ballooning refugee crisis to unexpected political outcomes from all corners of the globe, the world is a different place than we saw as we heralded in the New Year just 12 months ago.

Subaru Wants to Be More Than a Car Company, They Want to Make the World a Better Place

Meet the men and women who build the cars that put a little love in your heart.
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Since 2008, Subaru has donated $250 to charity for every new car sold or leased during its #ShareTheLove Event, with total donations now reaching nearly $90 million. And none of it would be possible without the help of the men and women who build the cars that put a little love in your heart.

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