SRI in the Rockies: What will SRI and ESG look like in 2020?
This week I am in San Antonio for the annual SRI in the Rockies conference, bringing together over 500 representatives from the socially responsible investing (SRI) community, environmental social and governance (ESG) research firms, financial planners, and yes, a few companies including Intel, Dell, Campbell's Soup, AMD, Avon and Merck. Ok, I know that San Antonio is not in the...
- The Growth of Green Investing Options For those of us in this business, socially responsible investing has been on our radar screen for more than a decade, but it was still nice to see to see The Today Show feature the concept this morning. (more…)
The Latest Global Sustainability Index
It's not often that a sound business and sustainability/CSR strategy turns into something that 90,000 people can be personally proud of. Today is one of those times. The annual Dow Jones Sustainability Indexes (DJSI) were published this week for 2007/2008. I think it's great that Intel is included in the Index - not only for the 9th YEAR IN A...
- Visiting with Investors — Getting Smarter on Issues Each year about this time, I make a trip to the East Coast of the US to meet with key leaders in the Socially Responsible Investment (SRI) industry. I’ve been doing this now for almost a decade – it’s turned into somewhat of a tradition. I’ve also held these meetings on the West Coast and in Europe. (more…)
- Welcome to CSR@Intel I've thought about a Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) blog for a few years now. I still remember sitting in the launch meeting for the Global Reporting Initiative in 1997 in London....wondering if this CSR/Sustainability concept was just common sense or another passing business fad. (more…)