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SAINT AUGUSTINE, FL. (August 19, 2015) — For its 10th anniversary, the EthicMark® Awards is fielding the best nominations yet! With semi-finalists in each of two categories – non-profit and for-profit – the EthicMark® is proud to present high-caliber campaigns from around the world.
The $500 billion annual global advertising and media sector has the potential to inspire, focus on human potentials while furthering both public and legitimate private interests beyond consumerism. The EthicMark® Awards serve as a “carrot” to cajole the industry into more creative, positive approaches. The 2014 EthicMark® Awards went to Unsung Hero from Thai Life Insurance, Thailand, and Liter of Light from ALiterofLight.org, Philippines. Watch the video highlights of past winners.
Are open to campaigns representing socially responsible advertising and media communications.
Seek to transform advertising by demonstrating the power of media campaigns to inspire, focus on future potentials and further both public and legitimate private interests.
Founded in 2004 by futurist hazel henderson and supported by ethical markets Media (USA and Brazil), a Certified B Corporation. In 2008, management was taken over by the World Business Academy, and the awards grew to two categories: for profit and non-profit.The winners list has grown to represent global campaigns from africa to asia to Latin America and the US.
In 2015, the EthicMark® Awards proudly return home to ethical markets in celebration of its 10th year!
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By Rosalinda Sanquiche, Executive Director
Ethical Markets Media, LLC, USA and Brazil, is celebrating its 10th Anniversary! Congratulations to Hazel Henderson, Founder and President, for her prescience in founding a media company which focuses on the good news about the sustainable, inclusive green transition to the Solar Age, entirely missed by mainstream media in 2004 and now finally gaining traction. During the past ten years, Ethical Markets’ mission has evolved from reporting the good news to continuing Henderson’s active hand in reforming markets and metrics while helping accelerate and track the transition to the green economy worldwide. While a challenge to capture all the invaluable work done over the past ten years, highlights attest to the depth of leadership hazel [...]
Rosalinda Sanquiche, Partner and Executive Director, ethical markets media
Ethical Markets® Media hosted the Finding Ethical Alpha Conference in St. Augustine, FL, May 12-13, 2014. Designed with Stuart Williams of Endobility, the focus was on guiding the world’s significant asset allocators to use environmental and humanitarian risk/return metrics and screens across 100% of their portfolios.
Co-chaired by sustainability pioneers Hazel Henderson, president of Ethical Markets®, and Lawrence Bloom, co-founder and chairman of B.e Energy, the conference gathered leading experts across sustainability stakeholder groups to implement projects to reach, teach and inform asset managers.
The highlight of the event was Dennis Bushnell, chief scientist for NASA, who engaged and inspired [...]
In North Carolina there is a great range of music on the radio from classical to folk to the most avant-garde. An old tune caught my attention the other day. Some of its catchy words won't let me go, and I think I am starting to know why: "Who broke the lock? Who broke the lock on the henhouse door? Who broke the lock? I don't know... I'm a-gonna find out before I go... " I'm thinking, "Someone broke into the henhouse -- the place where the eggs are laid, where something of value is produced -- presumably to do some damage." And I began to wonder, "Who broke the lock?" Isn't that a question for our world?
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