“ Ethical Markets congratulates pioneer Nikos Avlonas for this well-deserved Award , and we are honoured to partner with CSE and their Sustainability Academy, Hazel Henderson, Editor“
CSE president and founder, Nikos Avlonas recognized for his leadership in Corporate Social Responsibility!
Whether good or bad for sustainability, 2017 will not be business as usual.
As a PR News CSR Professional of the Year, Nikos Avlonas has the proven ability to guide business leaders in today’s unique environment. PR News winners demonstrate best practices and outstanding communications in the CSR arena. The award was presented during the PR News Spring Awards Luncheon at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C. According to PR News, “finalists set new standards of excellence and point the way for other organizations to follow.”
With the Donald Trump administration, increasing acceptance that climate change is real and the Paris Agreement from COP21 being ratified in record time, this year we’ll have to answer the key question: How can business stay the course toward sustainability?
“Education is the most powerful tool you can use to make a positive impact on our planet,” says Avlonas. That philosophy has guided him as a sustainability pioneer for over 15 years.
He has grown CSE into a premier global Sustainability Strategic Advisory and Training organization, completing projects for Fortune Global 500 Companies such as BP, Nestle, Heineken Group, DHL, Under Armor, the European Investment Bank, Government of Dubai and the Lloyds Banking Group. His has trained and coached executives from NASA, Walmart, Word Bank and Coca Cola. Looking forward, Avlonas created the Sustainability Academy and it’s initiative to train 100,000 sustainability practitioners by 2020! Instilling a common language and understanding helps integrate sustainability in all aspects of corporate and institutional functions. Avlonas envisions deep change, enabling corporations, municipal and community organizations to apply principles such as the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
Don’t miss out the opportunity to acquire cutting-edge knowledge and become an accredited Sustainability (CSR) Practitioner under the guidance of an award-winning leader in the field!
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