Monthly Archives: January 2011

Jan
31
2011
iContact: For Your Consideration for the Green Plus People's Choice Award

iContact, a finalist for Green Plus North American Sustainable Enterprise of 2011, is also eligible to win the Green Plus People’s Choice Award. Morrisville, NC-based iContact is a triple-bottom-line trailblazer among email marketing services for small and mid-sized businesses. In iContact’s own words (courtesy of B Corporation) “iContact is a provider …

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Jan
30
2011
How to Choose An Incubator

“Today, there are about 1,200 business incubators in the United States. Most cater to a variety of businesses, according to Linda  Knopp, director of policy analysis and research at the National Business Incubation Association. Supporting such programs, most of which operate as nonprofits, has become a staple for many local governments …

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Jan
28
2011
'Accounting Team’s Eco-Friendly Ideas Finish First'

Sustainability Plan for Luxury Hotel Wins National CPA Group’s Competition — Jan. 27, 2011 Four UT Dallas undergraduates showcased their talents in accounting and environmental sustainability when they placed first in a business challenge aimed at making improvements for a real-world client. The School of Management students earned $10,000 and finished …

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Jan
28
2011
Wenger Feeds: For Your Consideration for the Green Plus People's Choice Award

Wenger Feeds, a finalist for Green Plus North American Sustainable Enterprise of 2011, is also eligible to win the Green Plus People’s Choice Award. Based in Rheems, PA, Wenger Feeds is a sustainability leader in its field. In addition to greening its own operations through energy efficiency, waste reduction and the …

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Jan
27
2011
NC Solar Center to Offer a Free Career Advice Workshop

Finding Your Green Dream Job The North Carolina Solar Center at NC State University  will host a free, half-day workshop to help job-seekers find employment in North Carolina’s growing green-energy sector. The workshop will explore: Leveraging your education and experience and finding career options in the green market Plugging into the …

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Jan
27
2011
TS Designs: For Your Consideration for the Green Plus People's Choice Awards

Burlington, NC-based TS Designs, finalist for the Green Plus North American Sustainable Enterprise of 2011, is also eligible to win the Green Plus People’s Choice Award. TS Designs is a North Carolina company working to reinvent not just itself but its entire industry — as well as the way Americans think about …

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Jan
26
2011
AICPA Case Competition Winners Announced

Winners of the 2010 AICPA Case Competition were announced January 21 in New York City (click here to view their presentations). Congratulations to the winning team from University of Texas at Dallas, and the 2nd and 3rd Place Finalists from University of Tennessee and Ohio Dominican University. The 2010 AICPA …

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Jan
26
2011
Taylor Companies: For Your Consideration for the Green Plus People's Choice Award

Bedford, Ohio-based The Taylor Companies, finalist for Green Plus North American Sustainable Enterprise of 2011, is also eligible to win the Green Plus People’s Choice Award. America’s oldest furniture manufacturer pushes America’s understanding of sustainability seven generations after its founding and demonstrates that sustainable business is the competitive advantage of the …

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Jan
25
2011
Raleigh Chamber Accepting Smith Seal of North Carolina Sustainable Business Award Nominations

The Smith Seal of North Carolina Sustainable Business Award was developed to recognize the efforts of Greater Raleigh Chamber members who are committed and engaged in environmentally and socially responsible operations and practices. Smith Seal applauds all of the organizations in the Triangle pursuing sustainability through innovation and creative practices …

Jan
25
2011
Irregardless Cafe: For Your Consideration for the Green Plus People's Choice Award

Raleigh, NC-based Irregardless Cafe, finalist for Green Plus North American Sustainable Enterprise of 2011, is also eligible to win the Green Plus People’s Choice Award. The Irregardless Café and Catering company is a Raleigh institution.  The longest family-owned restaurant in the community, it was also the first vegetarian restaurant in the Triangle. …

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