Growth in Corporate Sustainability Officers Highlighted by The Dallas Morning News

Chief Green Officers are Sprouting Up is an article in June 25, 2008 edition of The Dallas Morning News that reports on the rise of sustainability officers at businesses.  The article begins by highlighting one person who has the role of Director of Sustainability:

Betsy del Monte often gets blank stares when she tells people what she does for a living.

As director of sustainability for Dallas-based builder Beck Group, she’s in charge of the company’s eco-friendly design, recycling programs and green consulting and marketing.

Get used to meeting more people in Ms. del Monte’s position as the green movement gains steam in the business world.

The article provides profiles of other individuals in similar roles, explores reasons for the growth in such positions, and provides information on related educational programs.

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