Seattle, Wash., April 21, 2014 /3BL Media/ — Holland America Line has appointed Ann Burris as their local community relations representative for the line’s corporate giving team. Burris is based in Ft. Lauderdale, Fla., one of Holland America Line’s seasonal homeports.
In this role, Burris will be responsible for overseeing corporate giving initiatives in the Ft. Lauderdale area, including sponsorships and shipboard events. She will report to Pamela Baade, manager of corporate giving, who is based in the company’s Seattle headquarters.
Cruise Lines Earn Prestigious Recognition from Ethisphere Institute
Seattle, Wash., March 28, 2013 /3BL Media/ – For the second consecutive year, Holland America Line and Seabourn were named among of the World’s Most Ethical Companies by Ethisphere Institute, a leading business ethics think-tank.
Out of a record number of nominations for the award, Holland America Line and Seabourn secured their spots on the list by implementing and maintaining business practices and initiatives that are instrumental to each company’s success and benefit the community.
In an effort to push the boundaries of what defines exploration, the National Geographic Channel this week announced Expedition Granted, a nationwide competition in the U.S. to find and fund the next generation of explorers. The contest will accept project proposals from a range of disciplines, and the winner will receive a $50,000 grant toward his/her dream expedition.
July 1, 2014 /3BL Media/ - Eastman is pleased to announce that its China Headquarters and Technical Center in Shanghai, China has been awarded LEED® Gold by the U.S. Green Building Council, a non-profit organization dedicated to sustainable building and construction.
Company praised for sustainable seafood program and natural resource conservation
Seattle, Wash., May 22, 2014 /3BL Media/ - Holland America Line was named the 2014 Marine Environmental Business of the Year by the Port of Seattle. Port commissioner Courtney Gregoire presented the award to Keith Taylor, senior vice president, fleet operations, at the Seattle Propeller Club’s Maritime Festival Lunch held Tuesday, May 13, 2014, aboardCarnival Miracle, which was docked at Port of Seattle.
Global charity debuts inaugural Starbright World® Inspiration Award
Los Angeles, June 30, 2014, /3BL Media/ - Starlight Children’s Foundation, a leading global charity that partners with experts to improve the life and health of kids and families around the world, today announced that actor RJ Mitte (“Breaking Bad,” “Switched at Birth”), long-time Starlight supporters the Koz family, Co-founder of Yes To Inc. and Yoobi Ido Leffler and award-winning advertising company CBS EcoMedia will be honored at the 2014 Starlight Awards on Thursday, October 23, 2014 at the historic Vibiana in downtown Los Angeles.