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CSRHub's Cynthia Figge Named to Environment + Energy Leader 100 list

[fa icon="calendar'] Apr 19, 2019 8:07:00 AM / by CSRHub Blogging

Republished from Environmental Leader

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Announcing the E+E 100! 


We are excited to announce the Honorees on this year’s Environment + Energy Leader 100 list! These are the VPs, directors, managers and engineers who are making significant strides in driving our industry. Congratulations to this year’s Honorees! Help us celebrate their achievements during the Environment & Energy Manager Conference (ELEMCON) in Denver, May 13-15.


ELEMCON brings together industry changemakers who will share their wealth of experience and best practices via learning and networking opportunities. The E+E 100 luncheon is a key part of this event. It’s our time to recognize just some of the movers and shakers who are helping all of us drive innovation in the environmental and energy management space. The luncheon will feature a keynote address from Gil Friend, Chairmand of Natural Logic Inc. and founder of Critical Path Capital.
 
Won’t you join us in the festivities?


And now, announcing the E +E 100 Honorees 

 

  • Joe Adams, Stanley Black & Decker
  • Elena Alschuler, View Inc.
  • Abdulatif Al-Shami, Saudi Aramco
  • Mark Anderson, Icarus RT, Inc.
  • Bruce Armitage, Lake Shore Gold Mines
  • Jim Belbas, Berry Global
  • Dave Bertorelli, Mastercard
  • Annie Bevan, Superior Essex Communications
  • Sutapa Bhaduri, Owens Illinois, Inc.
  • Amy Bond, Sprint
  • Mark Branthaver, FCA US LLC - Belvidere Assembly
  • Jeff Broin, POET
  • Taimur Burki, Intel Corporation
  • Andy Bush, Morgan Creek Ventures LLC
  • Shannon Carroll, AT&T
  • Angela Casler, Sustainability Management Association
  • Lesley Clarke, Walker Industries
  • Daniel Cordova, Ingersoll Rand Manufactura S. de R.L. de C.V.
  • Laura Craft, Heitman
  • Kevin Crosby, Xanterra Travel Collection, Mount Rushmore
  • Dhanushka de Silva, SriLankan Airlines Ltd
  • Christophe Defert, Centrica
  • Brijesh Dhruve, Emirates National Oil Company (ENOC) LLC
  • Derek Digiacomo, SCTE
  • Kirby Dipert, Lockheed Martin energy
  • Cynthia Figge, CSRHub LLC
  • Gil Friend, Natural Logic, Inc. and Critical Path Capital
  • William Gagnon, Excel Dryer, Inc.
  • Julien Gervreau, Jackson Family Wines
  • Alexandra Golubovic, Diakont Advanced Technologies
  • Adam Gordon, Framework/UNGC
  • David Grantham, National Research Consortium at Innovation Pointe Labs
  • Jesse Grossman, Soltage
  • Tim Guarnieri, MUFG
  • Jack Hachmann, Madison Energy Investments
  • Kevin Hagen, Iron Mountain Incorporated
  • Alyssa Harding, Justin's
  • Kristen Hazard, Wildnote
  • Mark Heintz, Sonos
  • Joe Hill, FSG Energy
  • Shea Jameel, Welltower
  • Anne Kelly, Ceres
  • Bruce Klafter, Flex
  • Terrill Laughton, Johnson Controls
  • Jennifer Leitsch, CBRE
  • Luke Leung, Skidmore, Owings & Merrill LLP
  • Ian Lifshitz, Asia Pulp & Paper
  • Meredith Lindvall, Cox Enterprises
  • Bhanu Murty Maddala, Yanbu Refinery of Saudi Aramco
  • Andrea Mancino, Bright Power, Inc.
  • Subhasis Mandal, EcoEnergy Insights
  • Ahn Marella, Avery Dennison
  • Juan Marin, Kimberly-Clark
  • Tom Marting, GOJO Industries
  • Russell Mayhew, BioMarin Pharmaceutical Inc.
  • Charles McEwen, Atlanta Veterans Affairs Health Care System
  • Dave Meyer, BSI EHS Services and Solutions
  • Liza Milagro, Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport
  • Maria Milescu, FCA US LLC Kokomo Transmission Plant
  • Meg Moynihan, Stericycle Environmental Solutions
  • Chelsea Mozen, Etsy
  • James L. Newman, Newman Consulting Group, LLC
  • Margaret O'Gorman, Wildlife Habitat Council
  • Cindy Ortega, Consultant
  • Rebecca Ott, J.M. Smucker Company
  • Joseph Parisi, TD Bank
  • Brian Payer, Sphera
  • Jeffrey Perlman, Bright Power, Inc.
  • Kim Pexton, Paladino and Company
  • Scott Phillippi, UPS
  • Jason Pope, Hinds Community College
  • Matthew Praske, Washington REIT
  • Josh Prigge, Sustridge
  • Dina Ringel, Alpha EMC
  • Caitlin Rood, Mercy Housing
  • Katie Ross, Microsoft
  • Becca Rushin, Jamestown, LP
  • Ariel Russ, Macmillan
  • Dennis Salazar, Salazar Packaging, Inc.
  • Scott Savre, Best Buy Co
  • Greg Scandrett, ADEC Innovations
  • Marta Schantz, The Urban Land Institute
  • Taras Senyuta, Civeo
  • Shannon Smith, PointGuard
  • Travis Solberg, Solberg Manufacturing, Inc.
  • Tony Sparks, Albuquerque Public Schools
  • Brandon Steele, Big Ass Fans
  • Susan Hunt Stevens, WeSpire
  • David Symons, WSP
  • Andy Tang, Wärtsilä
  • Emilio Tenuta, Ecolab
  • Montey Thames, MUFG
  • Matthew Thurston, REI
  • Glenn Trout, VelocityEHS
  • Michael Vargas, CMTC
  • Aaron Welch, Central Arizona Project
  • Kraig Westebeek, Smithfield Foods
  • Todd Williams, Lean & Green Michigan
  • Jeff Wilzbacher, DaVita
  • Charles Wright, Axium Solar

 

Congratulations to all our Honorees! For full event details and to register for ELEMCON, visit conference.environmentalleader.com

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CSRHub’s Cynthia Figge speaking at CSR 5.0

[fa icon="calendar'] Apr 9, 2019 12:48:26 PM / by CSRHub Blogging

Skytop Strategies will launch its fifth annual CSR Summit hosted in partnership with Nasdaq at their Entrepreneurial Center on April 17th in San Francisco.

CSRHub’s CEO and co-founder Cynthia Figge will be giving a topic briefing on Data Obsessed: Does Data Really Drive Investment into CSR?  CSR5.0_new_2019-01

CSR 5.0 presents the evolution of corporate social responsibility from its initial shared value paradigm to its current form. The program will track the growth of CSR as a sector, examine the multi-dimensional ways that CSR programs are implemented in corporations today, and present cutting-edge ideas that will shape the future of CSR as an industry.

For the full program, click here

Register using coupon code CSRHUB2019 to receive 35% off your registration: https://skytopstrategies.com/product/csr-5-0-conference-pass/

As a bonus, you may bring a colleague, peer, or client if you register before April 10th.

 


 cynthia_figge-at-Sustainable-Brands-13.jpgCynthia Figge is a forerunner and thought leader in the corporate sustainability movement who co-founded EKOS International in 1996, one of the first consultancies integrating sustainability and corporate strategy. Cynthia is CEO and Cofounder of CSRHub. Cynthia has worked with major organizations including BNSF, Boeing, Coca-Cola, Dow Jones, and REI to help craft sustainability strategy integrated with business. She was an Officer of LIN Broadcasting/McCaw Cellular leading new services development, and started a new “Greenfield” mill with Weyerhaeuser. She serves as Advisor to media and technology companies, and served as President of the Board of Sustainable Seattle. Cynthia has an MBA from Harvard Business School. Cynthia is based in the Seattle area.

CSRHub is the largest ESG and sustainability rating and information platform globally. We aggregate 180M data points from 615+ data sources including 12 leading ESG analyst databases. Our patented algorithm aggregates, normalizes, and weights data to rate 18,000 companies in 132 countries across 136 industries. We track 97% of world market capitalization. We cover 12 subcategories of ratings and rankings across the categories of environment, employees, community and governance. We show underlying data sources that contribute to each subcategory’s ratings. CSRHub metrics are a consensus view (any 2 sources may have about a 30% correlation so we make sense of the disparate data). We tag companies for their involvement in 17 Special Issues. We provide Macro-enabled Excel dashboard templates, customizable dashboards, and an API. Our big data technology enables 85% full coverage of data across our rated companies and robust analyses. We provide historical ratings back to 2008.

 

 

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CSRHub’s Bahar Gidwani Speaking at ESG5 Summit

[fa icon="calendar'] Mar 26, 2019 10:04:06 AM / by CSRHub Blogging

Skytop Strategies will launch its ESG5 Summit on April 4th in New York. ESG5_new_2019-01CSRHub Co-founder and CTO Bahar Gidwani will be speaking on Materiality: Aligning Materiality to Your Company’s Business Model.

The growing focus on the implementation of environmental, social and governance standards and best practices is driven by increasing scrutiny of the public markets, their analysts, and institutional investors; and growing emphasis on transparency and accountability in today’s global markets. As a result, capital markets now engage regularly in discussions on how to assess the value of ESG practices on overall company performance, working with companies that integrate ESG into their performance equation to quantify, qualify and assign added-value by experts making buy, sell or hold recommendations.

Engage with experts and learn how to apply ESG considerations to your company and your investments.

Materiality: Aligning Materiality to Your Company’s Business Model

Moderator:
David A Lubin, Co-Chairman and Managing Director, Constellation Research and Technology, former Co-Chairman and Managing Director, Renaissance, and Executive Chairman, Palladium
Panelists:
Bahar Gidwani, CFA, FSA, Co-founder & CTO, CSRHub
Cathy Hansell, Founder and President, Breakthrough Results
Richard F. McMahon, Jr., Senior Vice President, Energy Supply & Finance, Edison Electric Institute
Virgus Volertas, Senior Analyst | Corporate Governance, UAW Retiree Medical Benefits Trust

APRIL 4, 2019 
ROYALTON PARK AVENUE 
420 PARK AVE SOUTH 
NEW YORK, NY

For the full program, click here. Receive a 35% discount off the dated price using coupon code CSRHUB2019. Register today.

 


Bahar_Gidwani-10Bahar Gidwani has built and run large technology-based businesses for many years. Bahar holds a CFA (Chartered Financial Analyst) and was one of the first people to receive the FSA (Fundamentals of Sustainability Accounting) designation from SASB. Bahar worked on Wall Street with Kidder, Peabody, and with McKinsey & Co. He has founded several technology-based companies and is a co-founder of CSRHub, the world’s broadest source of corporate social responsibility information. He has an MBA from Harvard Business School and an undergraduate degree in physics and astronomy. He plays bridge, races sailboats, and is based in New York City.

CSRHub is the largest ESG and sustainability rating and information platform globally. We aggregate 180M data points from 610+ data sources including 10 leading ESG analyst databases. Our patented algorithm aggregates, normalizes, and weights data to rate 18,000 companies in 132 countries across 136 industries. We track 97% of world market capitalization. We cover 12 subcategories of ratings and rankings across the categories of environment, employees, community and governance. We show underlying data sources that contribute to each subcategory’s ratings. CSRHub metrics are a consensus view (any 2 sources may have about a 30% correlation so we make sense of the disparate data). We tag companies for their involvement in 17 Special Issues. We provide Macro-enabled Excel dashboard templates, customizable dashboards, and an API. Our big data technology enables 85% full coverage of data across our rated companies and robust analyses. We provide historical ratings back to 2008. 

  

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CSRHub’s Bahar Gidwani speaking at Generating Alpha

[fa icon="calendar'] Feb 7, 2019 10:24:42 AM / by CSRHub Blogging

CSRHub CTO and Co-Founder Bahar Gidwani will be speaking at Skytop gen_alpha-01Strategies Generating Alpha conference, in New York on February 13th. Bahar will join a panel discussing Alpha from Impact: Identifying Opportunities in ESG.

Companies have begun to implement ESG practices to reshape how they create value. This value manifests itself through returns in the equity selection process, as valuation models emerge to demonstrate those returns for institutional investors who seek out companies with strong ESG practices and ratings.

The Generating Alpha 2019 program will address topline issues in the ways that allocators select investments through fund managers and through the advice of investment consultants.

This full-day discussion will include information on financial evaluations, portfolio allocations and how investment experts create portfolios using ESG factors as core drivers of value. The program will also address benchmarking (using indexes and other vehicles) to manage risk, volatility and other considerations facing institutional investors today.

FEBRUARY 13, 2019
EDELMAN
250 HUDSON ST
NEW YORK, NY

Alpha from Impact: Identifying Opportunities in ESG

Moderator: Paula Luff, Director, Sustainability and Impact, Inherent Group

Panelists:

  • Kyle Balkissoon, Partner, Stance Capital
  • Hernando Cortina, CFA, Director, Indexes & Analytics, JUST Capital
  • Bahar Gidwani, CFA, FSA, Co-founder & CTO, CSRHub
  • Jared Landaw, Chief Operating Officer and General Counsel, Barington Capital Group, L.P.Title

 

For the full program, click here.

Friends of CSRHub receive a 25% discount off registration using code CSRHUB2019.

As the corporate landscape evolves around global, social, environmental and economic change, Skytop Strategies works to facilitate discussion with executive-level corporate leaders, institution investors, stakeholders, reputable industry experts, and authoritative NGO/government agencies around corporate strategy. 


Bahar_Gidwani-10Bahar Gidwani has built and run large technology-based businesses for many years. Bahar holds a CFA (Chartered Financial Analyst) and was one of the first people to receive the FSA (Fundamentals of Sustainability Accounting) designation from SASB. Bahar worked on Wall Street with Kidder, Peabody, and with McKinsey & Co. He has founded several technology-based companies and is a co-founder of CSRHub, the world’s broadest source of corporate social responsibility information. He has an MBA from Harvard Business School and an undergraduate degree in physics and astronomy. He plays bridge, races sailboats, and is based in New York City.

CSRHub is the largest ESG and sustainability rating and information platform globally. We aggregate 180M data points from 605+ data sources including 10 leading ESG analyst databases. Our patented algorithm aggregates, normalizes, and weights data to rate 18,000 companies in 132 countries across 136 industries. We track 97% of world market capitalization. We cover 12 subcategories of ratings and rankings across the categories of environment, employees, community and governance. We show underlying data sources that contribute to each subcategory’s ratings. CSRHub metrics are a consensus view (any 2 sources may have about a 30% correlation so we make sense of the disparate data). We tag companies for their involvement in 17 Special Issues. We provide Macro-enabled Excel dashboard templates, customizable dashboards, and an API. Our big data technology enables 85% full coverage of data across our rated companies and robust analyses. We provide historical ratings back to 2008. 

 

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The Drucker Institute 2018 Management Top 250 Rankings includes CSRHub Metrics

[fa icon="calendar'] Dec 19, 2018 10:20:51 AM / by CSRHub Blogging

Drucker Institute 2018 Management Top 250

CSRHub is honored to once again have our metrics included in the Drucker Institute Management Top 250 Rankings this year.

The Drucker Institute has brought together five dimensions of corporate performance—Customer Satisfaction, Employee Engagement and Development, Innovation, Social Responsibility and Financial Strength—to create a holistic perspective based on Peter Drucker’s core principles.

"As the Drucker Institute's corporate rankings and the related list featured in The Wall Street Journal, the 'Management Top 250,' hit their second year, we've started fielding a lot of calls from major companies wanting to know more about their scores and how they can improve on them," said Rick Wartzman, director of the Drucker Institute's KH Moon Center for a Functioning Society. "This makes it all the more essential that our data providers are rock solid and that the metrics we receive from them are unimpeachable. CSRHub is a hugely important resource for us in this way, as we feature its data in two of our categories—Customer Satisfaction and Social Responsibility. We're really thrilled to be partnering with CSRHub."

You can learn more about the 2018 measure on The Drucker Institute’s website at https://www.drucker.institute/programs/company-rankings/, with the full ranking of all 752 companies available at https://www.drucker.institute/2018-drucker-institute-company-ranking/.

To learn more about CSRHub, our ESG/CSR metrics or how you can improve your ESG scores, contact us here.


CSRHub is the largest ESG and sustainability rating and information platform globally. We aggregate 180M data points from 550+ data sources including 12 leading ESG analyst databases. Our patented algorithm aggregates, normalizes, and weights data to rate 18,000 companies in 132 countries across 136 industries. We track 97% of world market capitalization. We cover 12 subcategories of ratings and rankings across the categories of environment, employees, community and governance. We show underlying data sources that contribute to each subcategory’s ratings. CSRHub metrics are a consensus view (any 2 sources may have about a 30% correlation so we make sense of the disparate data). We tag companies for their involvement in 17 Special Issues. We provide Macro-enabled Excel dashboard templates, customizable dashboards, and an API. Our big data technology enables 85% full coverage of data across our rated companies and robust analyses. We provide historical ratings back to 2008.

 

 

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