This award recognizes an organization that has developed the most environmentally responsive maritime and shipping strategies. Judges are looking for examples of a major initiative developed or delivered in the review period with a description of the rationale behind it. They will also look at the scale of investment made and the company’s commitment to the industry’s sustainability through environmentally focused strategies, planning and implementation.
The judges will be looking for clear information backed by facts responding most appropriately to the criteria listed below.
§ Organization background: Provide a brief description of the organization such as when it was established, areas operating in, key clients and organizational chart.
§ Key Projects & Initiatives: Provide a brief description of significant clients that you have supplied services to and why you think the relationships were exceptional.
§ Business growth: Outline significant and specific activities that have contributed to business growth. This may include, but is not limited to, client gains or retention, sectoral growth, a boost to operational performance or personnel development.
§ Innovation: Details of any unique efforts or processes that have been employed, demonstrating how offerings have been adapted to meet the specific business needs and domestic conditions of clients.
· Customer focus: Describe how the business provides an outstanding and professional service, demonstrating how it has benefited clients. Include quality and extent of customer service initiatives, service charter among other offerings as elaborated in your entry.
§ Investment in green technology
§ Measures taken to promote environmental awareness
§ Business standards e.g. ISO
§ Regulatory compliance
§ Company’s carbon footprint and what it has done to reduce it
§ Include any other facts or statements that you feel are relevant to support the entry, including client testimonial(s) where possible.