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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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Jan
24
2011
Counter Culture Coffee: For Your Consideration for the Green Plus People's Choice Award

Counter Culture Coffee, finalist for Green Plus North American Sustainable Enterprise of 2011, is also eligible to win the Green Plus People’s Choice Award. This Durham, North Carolina company’s commitment to fairness and quality provides an incredible, sustainable product as well as good jobs for Americans and coffee farming families …

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Jan
20
2011
2011 Green Plus Award North American Sustainable Enterprise Finalists Announced

The Institute for Sustainable Development has announced its finalists for the 2011 Green Plus North American Sustainable Enterprise Awards. The Green Plus Awards recognize organizations not only for their environmental efforts, but for their success in balancing strong business, community and environmental practices. Paying attention to business performance and community involvement …

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Jan
20
2011
Vote for the Green Plus People's Choice Award

If you cannot see a way to vote below, please click here to go directly to Survey Monkey and cast your vote. Make your voice heard and vote for your favorite business!  One vote per person — help us spread the word!

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Jan
13
2011
Green Furniture For Green Buildings: The Taylor Companies' Unique Sustainability Facts Label

“Have you ever checked the ingredients of your office furniture? Perhaps you’ve been afraid to look. Chances are you wouldn’t find out very much if you tried. Not unless you bought your furniture from a company like Taylor Furniture that takes seriously its commitment to transparency. This legacy company was started …

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Jan
10
2011
Communication Matters Achieves Green Plus Certification

Communication Matters, a strategic marketing company in Hillsborough, North Carolina, is the newest addition to the Green Plus Certified community. Awarded by the Institute for Sustainable Development, full certification is given to only to those businesses and organizations that make exceptional and meaningful efforts in the three areas of sustainability: performance, …

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