Submitted by 3BL Media
NORTHAMPTON, Mass., October 25, 2021 /CSRwire/ - 3BL Media announced the recipients of the 2021 Responsible CEO of the Year Awards. Responsible CEO of the Year: ESG Transparency was awarded to Brian Chambers, Chair of the Board and Chief Executive Officer, Owens Corning.
3BL Media announced the 2021 Responsible CEO of the Year Awards to corporate executives who embody bold, innovative leadership in delivering on environmental, social and governance (ESG) commitments—and this year’s awardees demonstrate a commitment to ESG, worldwide and community impact, transparency and brands taking stands leadership.
Chambers’ leadership is built around Owens Corning long-standing commitment to sustainability and its ambitious 2030 sustainability goals. He boldly stated that Owens Corning’s sustainability goals “must be what the world expects of us, not what we think we can do” along with the highest standards of transparency.
Congratulations to Brian Chambers for the 2021 Responsible CEO of the Year for ESG Transparency for his leadership and exceptional commitment to Owens Corning's ESG performance and transparency.
"While ESG may be new to the vernacular of some business leaders, Brian Chambers and his team at Owens Corning have, for many years, reported publicly the metrics that define sustainability. We applaud the company's open-book approach and are pleased to recognize Mr. Chambers as a champion of transparency," said Dave Armon, CEO of 3BL Media.
“Our approach to sustainability aligns with our purpose – our people and products make the world a better place. That means considering our impact in everything we do, both what we do and how we do it,” said Chambers. “I’m honored to receive this award, which is great recognition for the work that everyone in the company does every day to strive toward our sustainability goals.”
Being recognized as a Responsible CEO is especially meaningful as the judging panel consists of past recipients of 3BL Media’s Responsible CEO of the Year Awards.
About Owens Corning
Owens Corning is a global building and industrial materials leader. The company’s three integrated businesses are dedicated to the manufacture and advancement of a broad range of insulation, roofing and fiberglass composite materials. Leveraging the talents of 19,000 employees in 33 countries, Owens Corning provides innovative products and sustainable solutions that address energy efficiency, product safety, renewable energy, durable infrastructure, and labor productivity. These solutions provide a material difference to the company’s customers and make the world a better place. Based in Toledo, Ohio, USA, the company posted 2020 sales of $7.1 billion. Founded in 1938, it has been a Fortune 500® company for 67 consecutive years. For more information, please visit www.owenscorning.com.
About 3BL Media
3BL Media delivers world-class, purpose-driven communications for leading global companies and NGOs. Our digital distribution, leadership and editorial platforms reach an audience of 10+ million, connecting clients to an unrivaled network of media, corporate leaders, investors, professionals, organizations and policymakers. We support sustainability leaders through peer networking and professional development while our annual summit, the 3BL Forum, inspires breakthrough thinking.
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