By Evelyn Neumayr-Oracle on Dec 01, 2015
Oracle Executive Vice Chairman of the Board Jeff Henley and Oracle Chief Sustainability Officer Jon Chorley presented the 2015 Oracle Sustainability Innovation Awards to 10 deserving customers at Oracle OpenWorld. Cisco was the top winner and received the 2015 Oracle Chief Sustainability Officer of the Year Award. The other winning customers include: Balfour Beatty Construction, Bank Asya, Cisco Systems, Companhia Docas de São Sebastião, Federal Authority for Nuclear Regulations, Impulse Info Systems, The National Agricultural Development Company, Skanska Ab, Sundrop Farms, and USAID Southern Africa Trade Hub.
There were also 4 partners recognized for their efforts: Pincvision, APPSolve, Memora Processos Inovadores, and Raqmiyat. This award recognizes the innovative use of Oracle technology to address global sustainability business challenges. The winning customers reduced their environmental footprint while also reducing costs using green business practices and Oracle technology. For these customers, environmental sustainability has become an essential ingredient to doing business responsibly and successfully.
“The Oracle Sustainability Innovation Awards are about honoring customers who are committed to making environmental issues a priority across the enterprise,” said Jon Chorley, Chief Sustainability Officer and Group Vice President of Product Strategy, Oracle. “This year’s award winners showcased unique ways to reduce costs and improve business efficiencies through innovative green practices. We are thrilled to support their eco-transformation and sustainability success.”
Nominations are now open for the 2016 Oracle Sustainability Innovation Award.