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CECP Announces Second CEO Investor Forum As Movement to Encourage Corporate Long-Term Planning, Disclosure, and Governance Gains Momentum

Event to feature S&P 500 CEOs presenting long-term strategic plans to investors representing $25 Trillion in AUM
Press Release

NEW YORK, June 22, 2017 /3BL Media/ — CECP, a coalition of more than 200 of the world’s largest companies, announced that its Strategic Investor Initiative (SII) will host the second CEO Investor Forum (CI

Hell No, Kraft Heinz! Hell Yes, Business For Good!

Unilever CEO Paul Polman's rebuff of an unsolicited offer was an act in favor of business for good, but can corporate commitments to sustainability withstand shareholder demands?
Blog

Sustainability icon and Unilever CEO Paul Polman made his feelings crystal clear on the unsolicited merger offer last week by Kraft Heinz, backed by the Brazilian cost-cutters at 3G Capital and their partner Warren Buffett:  the proposed deal, Unilever said, “had no merit, either financial or strategic.”  Ouch.

Andrew Winston Calls for a "Big Pivot" Toward Long-Term Value Creation

Sustainability Thought Leader Shares Highlights From His New Book With The Green Tie
Article

Andrew Winston has a new message for business: It’s time to broaden the aperture from quarterly earnings and internal metrics to creating long-term value and solving global environmental challenges. In his new book, “The Big Pivot”, Mr. Winston outlines a roadmap for this new thinking and the steps companies can take to start that conversation today.

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