30 Jun '15, 9am

Apple's big promotion; changes at the top for Walmart, USGBC

Apple's big promotion; changes at the top for Walmart, USGBC

Big-name companies are making big moves this summer when it comes to their sustainability staffs. The June installment of Names in the News — our monthly roundup of executive hires, promotions and other goings-on in the realm of green business — helps illustrate how environmental sustainability is colliding with the much broader world of corporate impacts on society, from human rights to geopolitical risk. Have a tip for our next edition? Shoot us an e-mail at [email protected] . Apple's Jackson adds social policy to her plate When former Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Lisa Jackson joined the ranks of Apple in 2013, it made sense that she would tackle the environmental impacts of the tech company and its global supply chain. Lisa Jackson has been promoted to a new role as Apple's vice president of environment, policy and social initiatives. Now, however, A...

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