SVS is the proud recipient of the Downtown Guelph GREEN BUSINESS AWARD for 2016, in recognition of our work leading the way in green business in Downtown Guelph. This recognizes our work sourcing local products, creating sustainable business practices and offering our customers eco-friendly products/solutions.
Our nomination included:
- strong local procurement program/policy and sustainable business practices as a B Corp and supporting the movement for businesses in Guelph to become B Corps
- our primary business providing First Nations, Metis and Inuit communities with environmental management and environmental assessment services
- our work creating Anwaatin, an indigenously owned firm that helps businesses and organizations reduce their carbon footprint with Indigenous offsets - with the Neighbourhood Group (Woolwich Arrow, Borealis, Miijidaa) as the first customers.
We would like to acknowledge everyone on the SVS team for working so hard on our B Corp status, commitment to having our clients' backs, our local procurement efforts (including fun work with the Making Box, 10 Carden and other great Guelph businesses), our work with Anwaatin and our dedication to being a ROCKING downtown Guelph business!
Previous Winners of the Downtown Guelph GREEN BUSINESS AWARD:
2010: Planet Bean on Macdonell Street.
2011: Footprints Eco-Store on Carden Street.
2012: Mark Rodford – various businesses
2013: Grey Rock Clothing Co. on Quebec Street
2014: The Woolwich Arrow Pub on Woolwich Street
2015: Speed River Bicycle on Wyndham Street
About Us - Shared Value Solutions Ltd.:
Businesses and organizations are made up of people. So are communities. Imagine a world where people in industry and government, and people from towns of all sizes, get together to make amazing things happen – things they couldn’t have dreamed up alone. A world where people from corporations get together with people in government or NGOs to explore innovative ways to do business while enhancing the natural and social environment.
At Shared Value Solutions, we speak your language. And we know that the impossible is possible – with the right people in the circle.
We are an Ontario B Corp and we bring the best engineering, design, environment, architecture and other technical discipline expertise to address your challenges and opportunities:
Oral History, Traditional Knowledge, Land Use and Occupancy Studies
Strategic Regulatory and Environmental Assessment Process Support
Community Consultation and Engagement
Indigenous Private Sector Business Partnerships
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