Certified Green Plus Umstead Hotel & Spa in Cary, North Carolina, is the subject of a national case sustainability case competition organized by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. One of three final teams to compete for the $10,000 cash prize in January could be chosen by you! Check out the 10 video finalists, and cast your vote at www.thiswaytocpa.com by November 19.
The competition, developed for the AICPA by the Institute for Sustainable Development, involves undergraduates from across the country. The AICPA’s goal in establishing the competition is to help college students understand the intersection of sustainability and and accounting issues in smaller and medium sized enterprises.
The Umstead Hotel and Spa in Cary, North Carolina was conceived and constructed with a passion for art and nature. Everything – from its sculpted gardens to its custom Chihuly glass sculpture, its locally sourced cuisine to its botanically infused Umstead bath products – is designed to stir the senses and inspire an appreciation for art and nature in its hotel guests.
The Institute for Sustainable Development