Since the 2008 market meltdown, banks and financial services firms have re-set their practices and missions for better performance. That includes integrating environmental, social, and governance issues into their overall business strategy. Ceres, the organization that advocates for sustainability leadership, has signed up several leading banks and financial services firms to its company network, including Bank of America, Citi, State Street, Legg Mason, JP Morgan Chase, Prudential Financial and Wells Fargo.
Bank to deepen commitment to sustainability integration, performance and disclosure
BOSTON, February 27, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Ceres announced today that its board of directors has approved Morgan Stanley, a leading global financial services firm, as the newest member of the Ceres company network. Companies that join the Ceres network strive to integrate environmental and social performance into their business strategies and initiatives and to continuously improve performance.
Founding Chairs from Quest Diagnostics, Drew University, and the Borough of Madison receive award from NJ State Senator Richard Codey | CECP CEO Daryl Brewster delivers keynote to CEOs on the business value of doing good, recognizing Madison as a model
Madison, NJ, February 6,2014 /3BL Media/ – The Chief Executive Council For Madison(CECM) (watch feature video) was presented with the State of New Jersey Department of Community Affairs Award for Innovation in Governance by State Senator and Former Governor Richard Codey at their biannual meeting and anniversary celebration.
Wells Fargo is working to conserve resources and lessen its impact on the environment. Efficient use of water is important to the communities they serve, and they are working toward a company-wide goal of reducing water use by 45 percent by the year 2020.
May 3, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Krista Van Tassel, Team Member Engagement Manager at Wells Fargos at down for an interview at the 2013 Ceres Conference, which took place May 1st and 2nd in San Francisco, CA.
United Way recognizes 3M, Comcast Corporation, Microsoft Corporation, Bank of America, General Motors, Wells Fargo and The Mosaic Company with highest awards
ALEXANDRIA, Va., April 18, 2013 /3BL Media/ PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- United Way Worldwide, the country's largest privately funded nonprofit, today recognized 3M with the 2013 United Way Spirit of America® award for philanthropy, volunteer engagement and community impact. Comcast Corporation, Microsoft Corporation, Bank of America, General Motors, the Mosaic Company and Wells Fargo received Summit awards.
Global bank will focus on sustainability strategies and stakeholder engagement
BOSTON, December 17, 2012 /3BL Media/ – Ceres announced today that its board of directors has approved Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE:WFC), one of the world’s largest financial services companies, as the newest member of the Ceres company network. Companies that join Ceres’s network work to integrate environmental and social performance into their business strategies and initiatives and to continuously improve performance.
Annual award recognizes companies’ generous contributions to the Society’s fight against cancer
ATLANTA, November 16, 2012 /3BL Media/ – The American Cancer Society is honoring 19 companies today with the Excellence in Philanthropy award, for their generous support of the Society’s efforts to eliminate cancer as a