Corporate social responsibility

Three Leading Newport News Corporations Launch $500,000 Accelerating Change Together Grant

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - 8:39pm

NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Aug. 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- To address gaps in services for Hampton Roads communities, three leading corporations headquartered in Newport News, Virginia HII, Ferguson, and BayPort Credit Union have partnered to fund a $500,000, three-year transformation grant, called Accelerating Change Together (ACT).

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  • NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Aug. 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- To address gaps in services for Hampton Roads communities, three leading corporations headquartered in Newport News, Virginia HII, Ferguson, and BayPort Credit Union have partnered to fund a $500,000, three-year transformation grant, called Accelerating Change Together (ACT).
  • The grant is an extension of the One Community Transformational Grant program, which HII's Newport News Shipbuilding division launched in 2018 and has since provided start-up funding for the Fort Monroe Foundation's National Center for Freedom and the Newport News Public Schools STEM Ecosystem project.
  • Recognizing their unwavering commitment to the community, the ACT Grant is an extension of the three companies existing charitable giving and social impact efforts.
  • "BayPort is excited to be a leader in the ACT Grant," said Nancy Porter, VP of Marketing at BayPort Credit Union and Executive Director of the BayPort Foundation.

Teleperformance's 12th Annual For Fun Festival Art Competition is Now Open to the Public

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - 8:29pm

PARIS, Aug. 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Teleperformance, a leading global group in digitally integrated business services, has opened its art submissions to the public for its For Fun Festival, the annual contest that celebrates diversity and talent throughout Teleperformance in the categories of art, music, dance and TP Originals. Now in its 12th year, the 2022 For Fun Festival was held in the Metaverse for the first time in April and began with a performance by Grammy award-winner Norah Jones who recorded an exclusive video for the festival singing her famous hit "Don't Know Why."

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  • Mae Oclarit from the Philippines and Edison Gabriel from Colombia were the first two finalists selected for the For Fun Festival's music category.
  • For the art category, Teleperformance partnered with multimedia artist LeDania who is known for her vibrant graffiti murals.
  • LeDania created an exclusive digital art piece for the For Fun Festival.
  • To learn more about Teleperformance's For Fun Festival visit https://teleperformance.com/for-fun-festival and follow Teleperformance on Twitter: @teleperformance.

Klean Industries CEO to Deliver Presentation at the Tire Tech 2022 Exhibition & Conference

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - 7:16pm

Kleans special presentation will showcase the changing landscape of tire manufacturing and recycling.

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  • Kleans special presentation will showcase the changing landscape of tire manufacturing and recycling.
  • About TIRE TECH 2022 Exhibition & Conference:
    TIRE TECH 2022 Exhibition and Conference is a premier forum for tire technologies and sustainable materials where top-level industry leaders will meet with tire innovators in Charleston, South Carolina to explore the latest tire technologies and manufacturing know-how shaping the tire industry's future.
  • Next-generation tires will be formed using advanced materials and embedded with intelligent tire technologies using state-of-the-art manufacturing processes and machinery.
  • This year's TIRE TECH 2022 is set to become the world's leading exhibition and conference exclusively for tire technologies and materials development for OEMs to meet and collaborate with a large array of industry manufacturers.

Teleperformance Certified as Great Place to Work® in China for Fifth Consecutive Year

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Tuesday, August 16, 2022 - 9:08pm

By being certified as a Great Place to Work in China, Teleperformance has helped set a high benchmark for Chinese Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) industry companies and companies operating in all other industries.

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  • By being certified as a Great Place to Work in China, Teleperformance has helped set a high benchmark for Chinese Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) industry companies and companies operating in all other industries.
  • Additionally, Teleperformance China also won the Great Place to Work award for Women in 2020 and 2021.
  • With a top global priority of people care, over 97% of Teleperformance employees worldwide currently work in independently certified great employer operations.
  • Great Place to Work helps organizations quantify their culture and produce better business results by creating a high-trust work experience for all employees.

TREASURES AUCTIONS NETWORK WINS BRONZE STEVIE® AWARD IN 2022 INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS AWARDS®

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Tuesday, August 16, 2022 - 4:00pm

GOLD COAST, Australia, Aug. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Treasures Auctions Network was named the winner of a Bronze Stevie® Award in the Retail category in The 19th Annual International Business Awards® today.

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  • GOLD COAST, Australia, Aug. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Treasures Auctions Network was named the winner of a Bronze Stevie Award in the Retail category in The 19th Annual International Business Awards today.
  • The International Business Awards are the world's premier business awards program.
  • The Treasures Auctions Network started as a small family business to offer beautiful Australian Opals to the world.
  • "We're thrilled that we're able to return to celebrating Stevie winners in person this year," said Stevie Awards president Maggie Miller.

STANDIGM WINS GOLD AND BRONZE STEVIE® AWARDS IN 2022 INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS AWARDS®

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Tuesday, August 16, 2022 - 1:30pm

SEOUL, South Korea, Aug. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Standigm was named the winner of a Gold Stevie® Award in the Pharmaceutical category and a Bronze Stevie® Award in the Computer Software category in The 19th Annual International Business Awards® today.

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  • SEOUL, South Korea, Aug. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Standigm was named the winner of a Gold Stevie Award in the Pharmaceutical category and a Bronze Stevie Award in the Computer Software category in The 19th Annual International Business Awards today.
  • The International Business Awards are the world's premier business awards program.
  • "We're thrilled that we're able to return to celebrating Stevie winners in person this year," said Stevie Awards president Maggie Miller.
  • Stevie Awards are conferred in eight programs: the Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards, the German Stevie Awards, the Middle East & North Africa Stevie Awards, The American Business Awards, The International Business Awards, the Stevie Awards for Women in Business, the Stevie Awards for Great Employers, and the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service.

CARBO VP Energy, Max Nikolaev, Wins Executive of the Year Stevie® Award in 2022 International Business Awards®

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Tuesday, August 16, 2022 - 3:00am

HOUSTON, Aug. 15, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- CARBO's Max Nikolaev was named the winner of a Gold Stevie Award in the Executive of the Year category in The 19th Annual International Business Awards today.

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  • HOUSTON, Aug. 15, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- CARBO's Max Nikolaev was named the winner of a Gold Stevie Award in the Executive of the Year category in The 19th Annual International Business Awards today.
  • The International Business Awards are the world's premier business awards program.
  • "We're thrilled that we're able to return to celebrating Stevie winners in person this year," said Stevie Awards president Maggie Miller.
  • Stevie Awards are conferred in eight programs: the Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards, the German Stevie Awards, the Middle East & North Africa Stevie Awards, The American Business Awards, The International Business Awards, the Stevie Awards for Women in Business, the Stevie Awards for Great Employers, and the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service.

Alterra Mountain Company Elevates Its Commitment to Social Responsibility

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Monday, August 15, 2022 - 4:00pm

Alterra Mountain Company has renewed its commitment to responsible stewardship of the mountains it operates with a significant expansion of its Social Responsibility team.

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  • Alterra Mountain Company has renewed its commitment to responsible stewardship of the mountains it operates with a significant expansion of its Social Responsibility team.
  • Under the direction of Karen Sanford , Chief Legal & Social Responsibility Officer, Alterras newly appointed Social Responsibility leadership team will help chart and measure the companys short- and long-term Corporate Social Responsibility targets.
  • As Vice President of Social Responsibility, Annie Kao joins Alterra Mountain Company as an experienced DEI advisor dedicated to advancing social and economic betterment in the outdoor industry.
  • These new resources will allow us to take a more holistic and data-driven approach to our social responsibility programs, said Karen Sanford, Chief Legal & Social Responsibility Officer, Alterra Mountain Company.

Onbe Wins Silver Stevie® Award in 2022 International Business Awards®

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Monday, August 15, 2022 - 2:15pm

CHICAGO and PHILADELPHIA, Aug. 15, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Onbe, a leading corporate disbursements fintech, today announced it has been named the winner of a silver Stevie® Award in the 19th annual International Business Awards®. The recognition is in the category of Company of the Year: Software.

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  • CHICAGO and PHILADELPHIA, Aug. 15, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Onbe , a leading corporate disbursements fintech, today announced it has beennamed the winner of a silver Stevie Award in the 19th annual International Business Awards.
  • The International Business Awards are the world's premier business awards program.
  • Details about The International Business Awards and the lists of Stevie Award winners are available at www.StevieAwards.com/IBA .
  • Stevie Awards are conferred in eight programs: the Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards, the German Stevie Awards, the Middle East & North Africa Stevie Awards, The American Business Awards, The International Business Awards, the Stevie Awards for Women in Business, the Stevie Awards for Great Employers and the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service.

BillingPlatform Wins Bronze Stevie® Award in 2022 International Business Awards®

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Monday, August 15, 2022 - 2:00pm

DENVER, Aug. 15, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- BillingPlatform, the enterprise monetization platform for today's innovative business models, today announced that it was named the winner of a bronze Stevie® Award in the company of the year - computer software category in The 19th Annual International Business Awards®.

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  • DENVER, Aug. 15, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- BillingPlatform , the enterprise monetization platform for today's innovative business models, today announced that it was named the winner of a bronze Stevie Award in the company of the year - computer software category in The 19th Annual International Business Awards.
  • "We're thrilled that we're able to return to celebrating Stevie winners in person this year," said Stevie Awards president Maggie Miller.
  • The International Business Awards are the world's premier business awards program.
  • Stevie Awards are conferred in eight programs: the Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards, the German Stevie Awards, the Middle East & North Africa Stevie Awards, The American Business Awards, The International Business Awards, the Stevie Awards for Women in Business, the Stevie Awards for Great Employers and the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service.