Register Now for GWC Workshop #4: "Employee Engagement"

Date: March 27, 2015  Time: 8:30 - 11:30 AM (Registration 8:00 - 8:30)

Location: Allegheny County Courthouse

For this workshop, participants will interact with national and regional leaders for ways to design and deploy successful employee engagement activities.

Keynote Speaker:  Chris Turk, ‎Senior Vice President, Manufacturing and Operations at Interface

Featured Speakers: 

  • Rich Fitzgerald, Allegheny County Executive
  • Phyllis Barber, Sr. Environmental Sustainability Consultant, Highmark
  • Sandra Closson, Sustainability Manager, Forms + Surfaces
  • Kathy Hrabovsky, Sustainability Manager, Allegheny County
  • Shema Krinsky, Marketing Director, Mall at Robinson

Challenge of the Week - Deadline: March 27, 2015


Sustainability is a Regular Part of Staff Meetings

Be one of the first three participants to submit action E26 and you can earn extra competition points! How?  Send us a photo of this action in addition to the verification requirement noted in the guidebook by Friday, March 27. Participants will receive 1 point in addition to the 1 point for completing the action.

Participants that submitted this action prior to the week of March 23 - March 27 will receive 1 point in addition to the 1 point for completing the action.

GWC Participants share what the Green Workplace Challenge has been able to do for them

Grant Ervin describes how the GWC served as a launchpad for international sustainability performance for the City of Pittsburgh.

Sara Thompson from Pashek Associates (2013-2014 Small Business Winner) comments on the benefits and savings the GWC provides to small businesses.

Hear Megan Cielsak-Mazza from Alcosan (2013-2014 Medium Nonprofit Winner) share how the GWC provides support for GWC competitors to help organizations move forward with their plans!

Phill Peterson from FedEx Ground (2013-2014 Large Business Winer)describes how the GWC served as a platform to help build FedEx Ground’s sustainability program (for FedEx Ground or other).

Results from the 2013-2014 Challenge

Find out more about last year's competition and the winners. Read More