January 23, 2017

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With New Court Decision Against Chevron, Ecuadorian Villagers Take Major Step Forward In Ecuador Pollution Case

Posted: Jan 23, 2017 – 06:41 PM EST

Ecuador, Jan. 23 /CSRwire/ - Communities in Ecuador moved another important step closer to justice last week when an Ontario court ruled that they have the right to go to trial in Canada against Chevron, the oil company responsible for deliberately dumping, and...

Liba Wenig Rubenstein Named Senior Vice President, Social Impact for 21st Century Fox

Posted: Jan 10, 2017 – 09:00 AM EST

NEW YORK, Jan. 10 /CSRwire/ - 21st Century Fox today named Liba Wenig Rubenstein to the role of Senior Vice President, Social Impact. In this newly created position, she oversees the companys expanding social impact programs, comprising a variety of initiatives that amplify...

Agricultural Innovator Jim Knutzon Joins SCS Global Services in Senior Position

Posted: Dec 28, 2016 – 05:15 PM EST

EMERYVILLE, Calif., Dec. 28 /CSRwire/ - SCS Global Services is pleased to announce that Jim Knutzon has joined its corporate management team as the new Vice President for Special Projects. Mr. Knutzon brings decades of agricultural experience to the position, including pioneering work...

Ecuador Moves to Close Leading Environmental Organization as Part of Crackdown on Civil Society

Posted: Dec 21, 2016 – 03:11 PM EST

OAKLAND, Calif., Dec. 21 /CSRwire/ - Ecuador's Environment Ministry announced yesterday its intention to shutter Accin Ecolgica, the country's leading grassroots environmental organization. The move is a clear reprisal to the group's efforts to raise awareness about environmental and indigenous rights concerns over...

Mary Kay Inc. Names Julia Simon Chief Legal Officer and Secretary

Posted: Dec 06, 2016 – 05:16 PM EST

DALLAS, Dec. 06 /CSRwire/ - Mary Kay Inc., a top beauty brand, and direct seller in more than 35 markets around the world, announces the appointment of Julia A. Simon as Chief Legal Officer and Corporate Secretary at the companys global headquarters in...

HACR Applauds Appointment of Geisha Williams as President & CEO of PG&E

Posted: Nov 16, 2016 – 01:31 PM EST

WASHINGTON, Nov. 16 /CSRwire/ - The Hispanic Association on Corporate Responsibility (HACR) applauds the selection of Geisha J. Williams as the next President CEO of PGE Corporation. Williams will become the first Hispanic woman ever to serve as President CEO of a Fortune...

Sustainable Brands Announces Newest Members to its Advisory Board

Posted: Nov 16, 2016 – 09:00 AM EST

SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 16 /CSRwire/ - Sustainable Brands announces 5 newest members to its global Advisory Board. In total, 43 sustainability and brand leaders from diverse industry sectors represent the Sustainable Brands Advisory Board. We are honored to have a dedicated Advisory Board...

Walmart Offers New Vision for the Company’s Role in Society

Posted: Nov 04, 2016 – 10:54 AM EST

PHILADELPHIA, Nov. 04 /CSRwire/ - At todays Net Impact Conference, Walmart president and CEO Doug McMillon will outline a roadmap that will guide the companys role in society on critical issues over the next several years, pointing to a new era of trust...

UNFCU Foundation Names Jodi Pulice of JRT Realty Group

Posted: Sep 15, 2016 – 09:15 AM EST

NEW YORK, Sep. 15 /CSRwire/ - The UNFCU Foundation, a non-profit organization with a mission to sustain the path out of poverty through healthcare and education for women and children, today announced the appointment of Jodi Pulice, Founder and CEO of JRT Realty...

JUST Capital Announces Release of Company Data for Review in Advance of Corporate Ranking

Posted: Sep 02, 2016 – 09:04 AM EST

NEW YORK, Sep. 02 /CSRwire/ - JUST Capital, a nonprofit that measures the performance of large U.S. corporations on the issues Americans care most about, today announced that it is releasing to companies details of the data that will be used for its...

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