In August, Business Roundtable released a new Statement on the Purpose of a Corporation. Signed by 181 CEOs, including American Express, Amazon, JPMorgan Chase & Co., and the Progressive Company, these executives affirm to lead their companies for the benefit of ALL stakeholders (yes, stakeholders), including customers, employees, suppliers, communities and shareholders. Although much work is to be done to garner public trust, this public announcement is a giant leap forward for legitimizing companies who already operate with (or are considering) a purpose-driven business mindset. Here is a recent Q & A from NJ Tech Weekly in which GIVE Marketing’s […] Read more
Kim Keating, Founder, GIVE Marketing, LLC, Elected to New Jersey Sustainable Business Council (NJSBC) Steering Committee
Advancing Sustainability in the Garden State –
GIVE Marketing, LLC, is pleased to announce that its founder and CEO Kim Keating has been appointed to the Steering Committee of the New Jersey Sustainable Business Council (NJSBC).
An affiliate of the American Sustainable Business Council, NJSBC is a nascent organization where values-based businesses leaders and policymakers converge to advance and achieve the Triple Bottom Lineprinciples of, “People. Planet. Profit.” NJSBC members are working together to:
Constructively influence and shape relevant public policy and legislation at the state level.
Amplify the voice of sustainable businesses at the national level.
Serve as inspirational models, collaborators and educators […] Read more
Kim Keating (2nd from left) Leads Discussion on Women In Manufacturing at NJMEP “Made In New Jersey” Expo and Conference
I had a great time leading the @NJMEP Women in Manufacturing Panelist Discussion at the October 6th “Made in New Jersey” celebration. Here I am (far right at podium) with panel experts Sally Glick @sobelco Donille Perrone @LGElectronics and Gail Friedberg @ZaGOMfgCo discussing:
“Women make up 50% of today’s workforce, 29% of them are in manufacturing.” -Kim Keating, discussion leader #MFGDay17 #WhyWeMfg @NIST_MEP
We covered topics like why it’s important for women in non-traditional leadership roles to build and share their personal brand. While we have a […] Read more
NewBridge Services, a northern NewJersey-based nonprofit that provides mental health care, housing for people with special needs, addiction counseling and family and youth services, has been running a successful golf outing fundraiser for its Jobs Plus alternative education program for two decades – with one hitch: The guest roster for the 18-hole golf tournament is largely male.
“That’s not to say we don’t have women golfers or that women don’t like golf,” says Pamela Palumbo, Chief Development Officer for NewBridge Services. “Our hunch is that some women may not play golf on a regular basis, and thus they may be shying […] Read more