Published: April 18, 2012
New Business Roundtable Report Details CEOs’ Innovative Strategies to Create Jobs, Drive Economic Growth While Preserving Environmental Quality
In releasing the report, David M. Cote, Chairman and CEO of Honeywell International Inc. and Chair of Business Roundtable’s Energy and Environment Committee said:
In the report and accompanying video testimonials, BRT CEOs describe how their companies are pursuing innovative strategies to create jobs and economic opportunity, grow the U.S. economy and sustain and enhance the quality of life in America.
From increasing energy efficiency and reducing waste, to leveraging cutting-edge technologies and the ingenuity of their employees, Create, Grow, Sustain details how America’s CEOs are addressing sustainability while meeting the demands of the competitive global economy.
Click here to view report and CEO video testimonials.
Business Roundtable (BRT) is an association of chief executive officers of leading U.S. companies with over $6 trillion in annual revenues and more than 14 million employees. BRT member companies comprise nearly a third of the total value of the U.S. stock market and invest more than $150 billion annually in research and development – nearly half of all private U.S. R&D spending. Our companies pay $163 billion in dividends to shareholders and generate an estimated $420 billion in sales for small and medium-sized businesses annually.
BRT companies give nearly $9 billion a year in combined charitable contributions.