Stories from people leading corporate social responsibility at the world’s biggest companies.

The CSR Board has officially launched!

We’re excited to announce the CSR Board’s official launch as the community for people leading corporate social responsibility at the world’s biggest companies. Heads of corporate social responsibility at 27 major companies joined the community as our first members. Starting today, they are engaging in facilitated member conversations by phone, email, and in person to… Read More >

The CSR Board Kickoff Meetings were a huge success

Over the last couple of months, the CSR Board held four incredible Kickoff Meetings in Los Angeles, New York, Washington D.C., and Chicago. Throughout this series, 63 corporate social responsibility leaders from 55 of the world’s biggest companies got together to talk about the things that are most important to their work right now. They… Read More >

The Shortlist: Pernod Ricard, Panasonic, Unilever, and more

John Tran, Director of Sustainability and Responsibility at Pernod Ricard USA, gave an inside look at their responsible drinking strategy, how they've built it out through the years, and what they plan to do next. CSR Board Blog >> CenterPoint Energy joined the CSR Board Community! Their membership will be led by Senior Director of… Read More >

John Tran gives an inside look at Pernod Ricard USA’s responsible drinking strategy

In 2013, following the industry-wide five responsible drinking commitments (reducing under age drinking, strengthening and expanding marketing codes of practices, providing consumer information and responsible product innovation, reducing drinking and driving, and enlisting the support of retailers to reduce harmful drinking), Pernod Ricard mapped out a five-year plan to demonstrate their mission and make an… Read More >

The Shortlist: H&R Block, CVS Health, Nike, and more

H&R Block and MassMutual joined the CSR Board community! Their membership will be led by Director of Brand and Advertising Wendy Fitch and Vice President of the MassMutual Foundation and Director of MassMutual Community Investments Alison Mathias, respectively. CSR Board Members >> Pernod Ricard Vice President of Sustainability and Responsibility Vanessa Wright shared details of… Read More >

The Shortlist: Amazon, Fifth Third, Kate Spade, and more

Caesars Entertainment Vice President of Social Impact and Inclusion and Chief Sustainability Officer Gwen Migita discussed how their corporate responsibility strategy helped them win a better partnership deal with the NFL. Yahoo Finance >> Emma Inman, Director of External Communications and Community Relations at Food Lion, shared the details of their #FastBreakBracket social media competition… Read More >

The Shortlist: Tyson Foods, Estee Lauder, Caterpillar, and more

Tyson Foods joined the CSR Board as a founding member last week! Their membership will be led by Senior Director of Corporate Social Responsibility Debra Vernon. CSR Board Members >> Fidelity Investments President of Workplace Investing Kevin Barry talked about how they structure their workplace giving program to help employees more actively engage in charitable giving… Read More >

The Shortlist: Hertz, adidas, Sanofi U.S., and more

Electronic Arts, Hard Rock International, Hertz Corporation, Motorola Solutions, Stryker, Synopsys, and Vertex Pharmaceuticals all joined the CSR Board as founding members last week! Their memberships will be led by Head of Diversity, Inclusion, and Community Outreach Nadine Redd Blackburn, Vice President of Global Social Responsibility Paul Pellizzari, Director of Global Corporate Social Responsibility Matt… Read More >

Theresa Haywood McCarley

Theresa Haywood-McCarley shared how ON Semiconductor built out their award-winning CSR Site Champion program

For ON Semiconductor’s Senior Director of Quality Systems and Corporate Social Responsibility, Theresa Haywood-McCarley, and her team, making sure that their different manufacturing sites across the globe are compliant and ethically in line with their corporate social responsibility (CSR) priorities is a critical task. In 2011, her colleague Amy Tan — ON Semiconductor Senior CSR… Read More >

The Shortlist: Ferguson Enterprises, Bank of the West, Intuit, and more

Ferguson Cares Manager Melissa Hazelwood and Director of Sustainability Kelsey Bergan gave an inside look at how Ferguson Enterprises expanded the impact of their Ferguson Cares program by narrowing its focus. CSR Board Blog >> Herbalife Nutrition Foundation Chairman Des Walsh discussed their 25-year commitment to improving the lives of children around the world by… Read More >