FIRST PEER LEARNING ORGANIZATION IN CANADA TO BECOME CERTIFIED
September 26, 2018 (Vancouver, BC): MacKay CEO Forums, Canada’s highest impact peer learning organization for CEOs and top executives, announced today that it has officially achieved B Corporation Certification, becoming the first peer learning organization in Canada to do so.
B Corp certification is a third-party designation requiring companies to meet rigorous standards of social and environmental performance, public transparency, and legal accountability to be a force for good in the world. To be granted and to preserve certification, companies must receive a minimum verified score of 80 out of a possible 200 points.
“We are honoured and proud to achieve B Corp certification,” states Nancy MacKay, CEO and Founder. “Corporate social responsibility, creating inclusive workplaces and transparency are embedded in our business model and are shared by many of our member companies, such as Vancity and BDC, who are also B. Corp Certified.” She adds, “This certification exemplifies our dream of populating the world with inspiring leaders and will serve as a road map as we strive to have a continued positive impact for our employees, communities and environment.”
MacKay CEO Forums joins the community of more than 230 Canadian companies and over 2600 Certified B Corporations in over 60 countries around the globe whose common goal is to redefine success in business and creating purpose-driven value for shareholders and stakeholders alike.
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Please contact: Nancy MacKay, Founder and CEO