Corporate Responsibility

2009 PR News CSR Award, Honorable Mentions: Green PR Campaign

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Nova Scotia Liquor Corporation for Plastic Bag Elimination In April 2008, the Nova Scotia Liquor Corporation announced it would be eliminating plastic bags as product packaging in all retail stores by Fall 2008. On November… Continued

2009 PR News CSR Award: CSR People of the Year

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RHONDA MIMS, President and SVP, Office of Corporate Responsibility and Multicultural Affairs, ING Foundation Two years ago, Rhonda Mims, ING Foundation’s president and SVP for the office of corporate responsibility and multicultural affairs, recognized something… Continued

2009 PR News CSR Award: Diversity Communications

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Impact*—A Commitment to Taking Bright Minds Further PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP (USA) Research studies paint a grim picture of the state of diversity within institutions of higher education. According to 2007 from the U.S. Census Bureau, only… Continued

2009 PR News CSR Award: Stakeholder Engagement

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Western Union and Cone Inc. for Western Union – Our World, Our Family As a global leader in money transfer and payment services, Western Union wanted to address the needs of migrants and their families,… Continued

2009 PR News CSR Awards, Honorable Mentions: Environmental Stewardship

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JVWCD’s Utah Green Festival Jordan Valley Water Conservancy District developed three main objectives for the Utah Green Festival: Illustrate ways for the community to reduce its carbon footprint and water-use, showcase the Conservation Garden Park… Continued

2009 PR News CSR Award: CSR People of the Year

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KEVIN MOSS, Head of CSR, BT Americas Two years ago, Kevin Moss, a member of the BT Americas leadership team and formerly director of product operations, recognized the potential value of extending BT’s commitment to… Continued

2009 PR News CSR Awards, Honorable Mentions: Sustainability/CSR Report

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SAP AG Solutions for Today… and Tomorrow SAP, the world’s leading provider of business software, published its first sustainability report in 2008 as a way of providing a better understanding of the company’s vision and… Continued

2009 PR News CSR Award: Product Design/Redesign

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OSRAM SYLVANIA and Weber Shandwick for SYLVANIA Micro-Mini: All Green Hands on Deck! Thanks to the green revolution that has infiltrated consumer consciousness, there has been an surge in the usage of energy-efficient compact fluorescent… Continued

2009 PR News CSR Awards, Honorable Mentions: Employee Volunteer Program

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Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Rhode Island ­ Blue Angel Employee Volunteer Program The BCBSRI’s Blue Angel program is dedicated to making a difference in the Rhode Island community. While the company provides paid… Continued

2009 PR News CSR Award: CSR People of the Year

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JEFF GLUECK, Chief Marketing Officer, Travelocity.com Several years ago, in light of the consumer attention on global warming, Travelocity employees began asking what their company would do in relation to global warming. With Jeff Glueck,… Continued