Allen & York Receive CRRA Award 2010
18 May 2010, News release from Allen & York Ltd
Allen & York leaders in International Sustainability Recruitment are delighted to have won the 2nd Runner-up CRRA Award in the Best SME category. For their - Allen & York CSR Report 2008
Organised by CorporateRegister.com, the CR Reporting Awards are the world's only independent global annual awards for corporate responsibility reporting. The awards were developed in August 2007 to identify and acknowledge the best in corporate non-financial reporting.
CorporateRegister.com invited all companies with relevant CR/Sustainability reports to participate. There are nine categories, with one winner and two runners-up for each category.
Voting took place online between 26th October 2009 and 29th January 2010. All 28,500 registered users of CorporateRegister.com were entitled to vote. Each voter chose up to five reports per Award.
Allen & York have always worked hard to make year on year improvements to, not only their carbon footprint, but also their contribution to the community. They operate an ethical and international recruitment consultancy, with offices in the UK and Australia, and invest in monitoring energy savings, make annual carbon offsets, recycle and compost waste and contribute to local and national community projects and networks.
"We are a naturally open and transparent company and as we grow we remain ethically committed to supporting our local and global environment. Our focus remains, as it was when we first established this environmental business, to raise awareness, take action and help facilitate the successful progression of individuals and corporations who have a positive impact on the management of our built and natural environments.
I am certain that we will continue to grow over the forthcoming years and expand on our CSR goals to become a more influential organisation inside our industry."
Mark Allen, Managing Director & Founder, Allen & York
Now in their third year, the CRRA (CR Reporting Awards) are the only annual, global awards for Corporate Responsibility reporting. This year, 128 leading international reporting companies from over 40 sectors entered reports across nine categories:
Allen & York were entered into the Best SME Category - defined as organisations with fewer than 250 employees and an annual turnover of less than €50m. The Winner was RecycleBank LLC, 1st Runner-up Instituto Ethos and Allen & York were awarded 2nd Runner-up at the awards ceremony at the end of April 2010.
The overarching theme of the CR Reporting Awards is transparency in corporate responsibility. All successful reports needed to reflect this theme and the awards were based on the report content and communication, not a reflection of company performance, profile, our users' perception of the company sector or any other such consideration.
And the Winners Were:
Find out more about the CRRA Reporting Awards
Allen & York CSR Report 2008
For further information please email Allen & York Ltd