Simply Sustainable (link is external), a WEConnect International certified women-owned business, has been named winner of the SME Consultancy of the Year Award at the edie Sustainability Leaders Awards 2017 (link is external), proving its credentials as a foremost specialist sustainability consultancy.
Simply Sustainable achieved this award through the practical, business-focused sustainability and CSR advice they provide to some of the world’s best known brands. They take a practical and business-focused approach to help organisations build sustainability into their operations to achieve lasting improvements in their sustainability performance to help maximise long-term growth.
In addition to other notable factors regarding its work that garnered favour during the judging process – including high levels of client satisfaction and retention and the establishment of the northern CSR Club to foster innovative thinking in the region – is Simply Sustainable’s own in-house pledge to sustainability and commitment to explore the limits of modern ways of working.
Collecting the award, Nicola Stopps, CEO of Simply Sustainable, said:
“My team and I were privileged to receive the Consultancy of the Year Award. Simply Sustainable is grateful for the significant recognition given by a prestigious edie award and this spurs us on to deliver the best possible CSR and sustainability development programmes possible for our clients. Sustainability issues are central to the company’s business strategy. As the future of the modern business landscape evolves, it’s great to have the opportunity to show the international business community how sustainability plays a key, measurable part in business success.”
In addition to receiving Consultancy of the Year Award, Simply Sustainable was also a finalist in the Employee Engagement & Behaviour Change Award category nominated by one of its long standing clients, Costa Express, the UK’s leading self-serve coffee bar.