Deirdre White, CEO at PYXERA Global, Discussed the Intersection of Sustainability and Business at the World Environment Center Roundtable

The Roundtable Highlighted How Businesses Can Successfully Incorporate Sustainability Strategies
Jun 1, 2017 9:20 AM ET
Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C., May 31, 2017 /3BL Media/ -- The U.S Department of State and World Environment Center Roundtable  hosted several leaders in sustainable business strategy, in Washington, DC, May 31. The Innovation and Best Practices in Clean Production and Greener Value Chains roundtable will include Deirdre White, CEO, PYXERA Global.  

“Business strategy and environmental sustainability shouldn't be siloed from one another. They are most valuable when we integrate sustainability into business and vice versa,” said White. “Sharing best practices innovative approaches, and understanding motivations is the first step.” 

White discussed what motivates stakeholders to invest in sustainability efforts and how businesses are strategically incorporating sustainability. White was joined by:  

  • John Mogge, Global Environmental Executive, CH2M 

  • Etienne Kechichian, Senior Private Sector Specialist - Climate Change, Trade and Competitiveness, World Bank Group 

  • Gwen Davidow, Vice President, Corporate Programs and Operations, World Environment Center  

  • Monica Ellis, CEO, Global Water Challenge  

About PYXERA Global 
For more than 25 years, PYXERA Global has leveraged the unique strengths of corporations, governments, social sector organizations, educational institutions, and individuals to enhance the abilities of people and communities to solve complex problems and attain mutually beneficial goals. 

The PYXERA Global team is passionate and dedicated to navigating challenges and pinpointing purposeful global engagement opportunities for its clients and partners. Initiatives include a wide range of services from local content development to global pro bono programs and integrated community development efforts that transform lives and livelihoods. 

Contact: Katie Levey 
Director of Media Relations, PYXERA Global