Why did we decide to join the 1% for the Planet movement? First, we’re in good company! Clif Bar, Volcom, Patagonia, Petco, Hess Collection Winery, Steelhead Vineyards, musicians Jack Johnson and Jackson Browne, Klean Kanteen, and New Belgium Brewing are just a few of the almost 700 American businesses participating. Second, we want to be a positive force in environmental stewardship through thought, word and deed.Read More »
We cordially invite you to join our Kiva Lending Team to fund micro-loans that help struggling Third-World entrepreneurs have a better chance for success. This is a small gesture that can make a grand difference in others’ lives. Inspired by the Bottom of the Pyramid theories of C.K. Prahalad, we want to be an example for others and create a legacy of compassion and contribution.Read More »
"I believe that children are our future. Teach them well and let them lead the way."
We support Kids for Peace “Uplifting Our World through Love and Action.” With “KINDNESS MATTERS” as the guiding principle of the organization, their programs emphasize youth leadership, cross-cultural experiences, arts, service and caring for our earth in over 100 chapters worldwide.Read More »
By merely living in the U.S., we are automatically using more of the Earth’s resources than we deserve. With this in mind, it’s important to do all we can everyday to minimize our carbon footprint, at home and at work. Perfection isn’t the goal: it’s awareness and continuous improvement. For starters, try taking this Ecological Footprint Quiz and make some targeted goals, just as we have. Keep in mind that reducing your carbon footprint is also a surefire way to reduce your energy costs, add to your savings at home, and increase your profits at work.
Blazon Laurels believes sustainability extends much farther than the environment. We pride ourselves in investing in strong relationships built on mutual trust. We have a culture that promotes positive communications, transparency, authenticity and a supportive environment.Read More »
Hollan McBride, M.A.
Social Media Marketing, Content and Engagement Strategist
Hollan has more than 15 years of experience in sustainable business strategy, leadership development, organizational learning, talent management, sales, marketing and social media networking. Hollan built her career in hospitality with extensive experience in luxury resorts and highly acclaimed hotels, spas, retailers, restaurants, and wineries.
She aspires to lead as an agent of social change especially in the areas of sustainability, social and environmental justice, and corporate social responsibility.
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