LAS VEGAS, October 15, 2012 /3BL Media/ - A leading publication that monitors corporate responsibility has included the Chairman & CEO of MGM Resorts International (MGM) among the 30 finalists for its 5th Annual Responsible Chief Executive Officer of the Year recognition.
Jim Murren, Chairman & CEO of MGM Resorts International, was noted in the annual compilation by CR Magazine, the voice of the corporate responsibility profession.
Coordinating Collaboration Between Business & NGOs
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The Future 500's Nick Sorrentino acknowledges that is is difficult to coordinate different sectors of the economy. But Sorrentino also knows that the results are worthwhile when individuals and companies collaborate to solve problems.
Video4Good interviewed Nan Dale from Action Against Hunger at the COMMIT!Forum 2012 in New York City. According to Dale, corporate responsibility revolves around finding a common mission between NGOs and businesses, and letting each side bring something to the partnership.
George C. Bandy, Jr. of Interface sat down with Video4Good for a recent interview at the 2012 COMMIT!Forum. According to Bandy, corporations historically have been focused on privatizing wealth and socializing risk. In this video Bandy discusses new perspectives that are beginning to emerge as customers become more knowledgable and ask for more CSR initiatives.
In an interview with Video4Good at the 2012 COMMIT!Forum, Rachel Gutter from the Center for Green Schools describes her work with Green Apple, an initiative to put students in safe, healthy and efficient school settings. Gutter says that advancing marketing and programatic partnerships between corporations and non-profits is a way to build strong CSR initiatives that advance sustainable change.
Philip K. Howard of Covington & Burling LLP sat down for an interview with Video4Good at the 2012 COMMIT!Forum in New York City. Maintaining a reputation for excellence and reasonableness guides Covington & Burling's approach to practicing law. Howard explains how his firm sustains a culture of credibility, honesty and excellence, occasionally at a high cost.