Sustainable food is having a moment. In the U.S. and abroad, demand for a variety of improved agricutural and livestock practices - organic, free-range, antibiotic-free - has skyrocketed. But how do we transition from a moment to a movement? How do we make sustainabiltiy standard practice at the largest food suppliers?
WEBINAR: How Perdue Farms uses Scorecards to Drive Sustainability
Thursday, April 19th, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. PT / 2:00 p.m. ET. All registrants will receive a recording of the live webinar.
Join us on April 19th to find out. We'll sit down with Steve Levitsky, Vice President of Sustainability at Perdue Farms, to discuss how Perdue internalizes sustainable goals and leverages environmental scorecards and stakeholder relationships towards making their vision a reality across a global supply chain.
This webinar will be moderated by Tad Radzinski, co-founder and president of Sustainable Solutions Corporation, and will include plenty of time for your comments and questions.
Steve Levitsky is the Vice President of Sustainability with global responsibilities for Sustainability Programs at Perdue Farms. Steve reports directly to the Chairman and has 5 direct reports that focus on environmental and sustainability issues at Perdue Farms. His duties are primarily focused on strategic direction of the sustainability program at Perdue Farms – both Foods and Agribusiness.
Steve is working to continue Perdue Farms’ journey of becoming a sustainable company. This is defined in Perdue's Stewardship Value – We protect our environment, live up to our civic responsibilities, ensure the well being of our associates, and generate earnings for the future of our company. This value aligns perfectly with the Triple Bottom Line Concept of a Sustainable Business that incorporates the people, planet, profit aspects.
Tad Radzinski With over 30 years of practical experience, Tad Radzinski is a leading expert in corporate responsibility and environmental management. Tad, co-founder and president of Sustainable Solutions Corporation (SSC), delivers consultative services to companies in a wide range of global industries. Through SSC’s certification brand, GreenCircle Certified, LLC, Tad provides third-party verification of environmental claims and ensures transparency in the green
marketplace. Formerly the EPA’s Waste Minimization Program National Expert, Tad has been a trusted advisor for Fortune 500 companies including ASSA ABLOY, Unilever, Merck, Stanley Black & Decker, Saint-Gobain, and Kohler. Tad understands the need for companies to generate value in an increasingly complex marketplace. He delivers the framework to utilize corporate
responsibility to implement proactive change, lead your industry, and ensure the long-term success of your business. Tad is an adjunct professor at Villanova University, teaching graduate classes such as Sustainable Buildings and Operations and Principles of Sustainable Development.
COST & CONTINUING EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS:
ISSP credential holders will earn 0.5 CEUs for attending this webinar.
ISSP Webinars are free for members and $25 for non-members. After the webinar, non-members will receive a discount code worth $25 off a new ISSP membership.
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