Greenvest Named “Best for the World” B Corp again for 2022, Ranking in the Top 5% of Certified B Corps Worldwide.
Montpelier, VT – September 1, 2022. For the second year in a row, socially responsible investment firm Greenvest® has been named a Best for the World™ B Corp™ in 2022 in recognition of its exceptional positive impact for its customers. Specializing in clean impact investment management for individuals, Trusts and employee retirement plans, Greenvest’s main offices are located in Vermont – Montpelier and Wells – with additional offices in the Boston and San Francisco Bay areas.
Best for the World is a distinction granted by B Lab to Certified B Corporations (B Corps) whose verified B Impact Scores in the five impact areas evaluated in the B Impact Assessment — community, customers, environment, governance, and workers — rank in the top 5% of all B Corps in their corresponding size group. Today, there are more than 5,700 B Corps across 85 countries and 158 industries, unified by one common goal: building an inclusive, equitable, and regenerative economic system.
Greenvest earned this honor in both 2021 and 2022 because of customer initiatives such as in-depth investment social screening so clients know the social track record of their investments, personal financial planning at no extra fee, complete digital forms processing for more convenience and reduced environmental impact, comprehensive community investing that supports local organizations, and shareholder activism services such as proxy voting guidance.
“We’re once again honored and thankful to be recognized as a Best for the World B Corp,”
said Todd Walker, Founder and SRI/ESG Specialist. In the over eighteen years we have specialized in socially responsible investing we have always put our clients’ financial and social goals first, including working for our shared environment, which is the essence of the B Corp mission. And now we must all work harder as Climate Change has become undeniable.”
More than 800 B Corps from more than 50 countries were named to the 2022 Best for the World lists, including Gardener’s Supply Company, King Arthur Baking Company, Dr. Bronner’s, Mascoma Bank, Ben and Jerry’s, Revolution Foods, Seventh Generation, TOMS, Business Development Bank of Canada, and Patagonia. The full lists are available at https://bcorporation.net/.
Greenvest provides personal consulting on socially responsible investing and creates custom investment portfolios that align with each client’s individual social values and financial goals. They offer among the largest arrays of socially responsible investing services and product choices available, ranging from exclusionary (fossil-free portfolios) to positive and inclusionary (gender-lens investing) to green company retirement plans. For more information on Greenvest, please visit: www.greenvest.eco