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Four MGM Resorts International Properties Awarded Highest Green Key Meetings Rating

Elite recognition in sustainable hotel operations
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LAS VEGAS, Nov. 13, 2012 /3BL Media/ - Green Key Global, the largest international certification body evaluating sustainable hotel operations, has awarded the prestigious “5 Green Keys" rating to four MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM) properties for its Green Key Meetings Program,  including Bellagio Resort & Casino, ARIA Resort & Casino, Mandalay Bay Resort and MGM Grand Las Vegas. The four MGM resorts are the first in the United States to receive "5 Green Keys" for meetings, and among an elite group of only six total in North America.

G.I. Jobs Recognizes Sodexo for Fifth Consecutive Year As a Top Military Friendly Employer

Sodexo hires 542 veterans in one year thanks to focused recruiting efforts through sodexohiresheroes.com and strategic partnerships
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GAITHERSBURG, Md., November 13, 2012 /3BL Media/ – Sodexo  has been named one of the nation's top 100 Military Friendly Employers for its enterprise-wide focus on hiring, supporting and retaining military veterans and reservists, according to GI Jobs, the premier publication for post-military employment. The GI Jobs list recognizes the best corporate recruitment and retention programs aimed at veterans. This is the fifth consecutive year that Sodexo has been included on the list, which is compiled from a review of about 5,000 eligible companies.

What Matters in G4-Live Webinar from BrownFlynn

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Don't miss our live webinar!

Join us for a one-hour live webinar on November 12, 2012 at noon EST, as we review significant changes proposed to the GRI reporting framework between G3 and the G4 exposure draft.

Eastman Ranks Among Top Five U.S. Materials Companies in Newsweek's 2012 Green Rankings

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KINGSPORT, Tenn., Nov. 1, 2012 /3BL Media/ - Eastman Chemical Company (NYSE:EMN) today announced that the company ranked fourth out of 34 U.S. companies in the materials sector in Newsweek’s 2012 Green Rankings. Eastman had an overall rank of 204 out of the 500 largest publicly traded U.S. companies, an improvement of 152 places from its 2011 ranking.

How To Make Volunteerism Shine in Your CSR Report

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This summer, we conducted an in-depth review of employee volunteer programs by analyzing the corporate social responsibility (CSR) reports of more than 40 large domestic and internationally recognized businesses.

Our research had us thinking through the techniques used to effectively communicate the impacts of corporate volunteer initiatives, and which of these help produce clear, eye-catching reports. We unearthed a few examples of companies doing this well, and offer the following tips to organizations looking to highlight volunteerism in their next CSR reports:

MGM Resorts International Continues as Highest Ranking Casino Resort Company on Newsweek Magazine’s List of Greenest Companies Ranking in the Top 125

Ranking at 122 up from 157 and third most highly rated U.S. Hotel & Restaurant Company
Press Release

LAS VEGAS, October 24, 2012 /3BL Media/ - For the third consecutive year, MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM) has been listed among Newsweek Magazine’s 500 most environmentally responsible companies in the United States—moving up 35 places to 122—and also as the highest ranking company in the casino resort industry.

The company also ranked as the third most highly rated U.S. Hotel & Restaurant Companies.

Recyclebank Tops The Wall Street Journal's List of Top 10 Venture-backed Green Companies for Second Consecutive Year

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NEW YORK, October 22, 2012 /3BL Media/ - Recyclebank®, the company that rewards people for taking everyday green actions with discounts and deals, today announced that it has taken the top spot on The Wall Street Journal’s prestigious ranking of the Top 10 Green Companies. This is the third time Recyclebank has appeared on the list and the second time topping it.

Upcoming Webinar: Planet Brands – Changing Behavior for Sustainable Social Good

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“Planet Brands” is a new piece of thought leadership developed by Futerra Sustainability Communications, on the brands that have the potential to drive global, sustainable behavior change.

Behavior change is a hot topic and drawing on a decade of research David Willans, Director of Futerra+, will share his expertise on how brands can positively influence consumer behavior to encourage more sustainable lifestyles in an upcoming VolunteerMatch Best Practice Network (BPN) webinar.

Subaru Recognized as Most Adoption-Friendly Auto Company for Sixth Consecutive Year

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  • Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption ranked Subaru number one in the Transportation and Automotive category on its 2012 “Best Adoption-Friendly Workplaces” list
  • Subaru has been recognized every year since the Foundation’s launched its annual list in 2007

(3BL Media) Cherry Hill, NJ – October 1, 2012 -- Subaru of America, Inc., was recognized by the Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption as the most adoption-friendly company in the transportation and automotive industry. Subaru has been ranked number one in this category for six consecutive years. 

Abbott Ranked in Top 10 for Corporate Giving

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In its recent annual Corporate Giving Survey, The Chronicle of Philanthropy included Abbott as one of the Top 10 most generous companies in the U.S. Ranked 7th out of 166 of the largest U.S. companies, Abbott and the company's foundation, the Abbott Fund, were recognized for giving more than $730 million in grants and product donations in 2011. This represents a nearly 17 percent increase compared to 2010 giving.

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