GLOBE-Net, September 19, 2012 - Delta
Management Group, a twenty year old boutique search firm with a
growing practice in clean tech, corporate social responsibility and
sustainability professionals, has released the names of Canada's
Top Clean50 honourees.
Selected from sixteen diverse categories, this year's Clean50
represent a new community of leaders in sustainable business. They
are, says Gavin Pitchford, Chief Talent Officer for the Delta
Management Group, a new generation of "sustainability heroes."
Says Pitchford, "Leaders don't merely oversee; they inspire.
Leaders convince us to take meaningful action on the most important
issues we face."
"At Delta Management, twenty years of recruiting leaders have
shown us that they, in turn, also need inspiration. So we created
the Clean50 to recognize, celebrate and inspire leaders from
multiple sectors, who are taking us towards a sustainable and
Selections are based evidence of leadership, creativity and
courage, and most importantly, for achievements with measurable,
Nominees are chosen from16 categories:
Advocates: NGOs, Individuals, Community Groups,
Not-For-Profits & Non-Profits
Angels: Investors & Eco-System
Support for sustainability & clean tech focused start
Building: Design, Real Estate Development,
Housing, and Construction
Cities: Anyone making cities more liveable &
sustainable including Municipal employees and politicians
Clean Technology: products available for sale,
made or designed in Canada, that reduce energy consumption, create
energy or enhance sustainability
Consultants: anyone who advises others on
sustainability, CSR or eco issues
Financial Services Organizations
Manufacturing & Transportation
Primary Resources (Agriculture, Forestry,
Mining, Oceans, Oil, Water)
Public Sector (non-education, upper 2 levels of
government - civil servants, crown corporations &
Renewable Energy Generation
Research & Development (products not yet
Retail & Consumer Products
Communications & Media (including writers)
Traditional Energy Generation
Details of the "Clean16" (individuals who have had the most
impact in each of the 16 categories) and of all Clean50 honourees
and their projects are available at the Clean50 website .
On September 19th, 2012, at the second annual Clean50 Summit,
this year's honourees will add their commitment and energy to the
innovative work begun by the inaugural Clean50.
Check this website www.Clean50.ca for more information on Canada's
GLOBE-Net is pleased to note that almost half the 2013
Clean50 honourees have been associated with the GLOBE Group, either
as Speakers at GLOBE Series events, as finalists or winners of
GLOBE Awards for Environmental Excellence, or associated with
projects undertaken by GLOBE Advisors. As well, GLOBE-Net notes
with pride that our President and CEO, Dr. John D. Wiebe, was among
the 2012 Clean 16 honourees.