By Evelyn Neumayr-Oracle on Sep 29, 2016
At last week’s Oracle OpenWorld in San Francisco Jeff Henley, Oracle Executive Vice Chairman of the Board, and Jon Chorley, Oracle’s Chief Sustainability Officer, presented the 2016 Oracle Sustainability Innovation Awards to select customers. This award recognizes customers who are committed to making environmental issues a priority across the enterprise. This year’s award winners showcased unique ways to reduce costs and improve business efficiencies through innovative green practices using Oracle technology.
“We are inspired by the important work and great success achieved by Oracle customers committed to a sustainable future,” said Jon Chorley, Chief Sustainability Officer and Group Vice President of Product Strategy, Oracle. “These customers have implemented Oracle technologies in a way that improved business efficiencies, reduced costs, and ultimately supported their eco-transformation. We are honored to award these organizations and their partners with a 2016 Oracle Sustainability Innovation Award.”
As the top nominee, John Cronin, Group Chief Information Officer at An Post, received Oracle’s 2016 Chief Sustainability Officer of the Year award along with its partner, Tony Cassidy from Vertice. An Post believes that sustainability is a central element of its business success; delivering high quality and affordable services, and respecting the communities and the environment in which it operates.
Winners hail from a wide range of industries and regions. Several of the winning customers chose to include a partner who helped support their sustainability initiatives. Congratulations to the below list of winners of the 2016 Oracle Sustainability Innovation Award.
Chief Sustainability Officer of the Year: An Post and Vertice
Oracle Sustainability Innovation Customer Winners:
- Circle K
Communications Test Design, Inc.
Grupo Ânima Educação S/A
Robo Silicon Pvt. Ltd.
UT Grain Management
Oracle Sustainability Innovation Award Partners:
- Oracle Managed Cloud Services
- PS Solutions