Maryland Green Registry to Announce Leadership Award Winners at Annual Event

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Maryland Green Registry to Announce Leadership Award Winners at Annual Event Winner of "Look for the Logo" Contest Also To Be Chosen

(BALTIMORE, MD - June 10, 2013) Maryland Department of the Environment (MDE) Secretary Robert M. Summers will announce Maryland Green Registry Leadership Award winners at the fourth annual Registry Member and Leadership Awards event. Secretary Summers will also announce the total annual environmental results and cost savings as reported by all Maryland Green Registry members in the past year. Governor O’Malley launched the Maryland Green Registry in 2009 to promote and recognize sustainable “greening” efforts by organizations of all types and sizes within the State. 

This year the Registry has partnered with Green Drinks Annapolis for an evening of networking and information sharing. 

In addition to the awards, member organizations who participated in the "Look for the Logo" contest will be eligible to win a prizes throughout the evening.

 

What

 The Leadership Awards recognize organizations that have shown a strong commitment to implementing sustainable practices, demonstrating measurable results and continually improving environmental performance.  This year, winners from Baltimore City and Frederick, Garrett, Montgomery, Prince George's and Wicomico counties will be recognized.

 

Who

 MDE Secretary Robert M. Summers, Maryland Green Registry Members, Annapolis Green Drinks Members

 

When

 Tuesday, June 11, 2013 - Event is from 5:30-7:30 p.m., award presentation at 6:30 p.m.

 

Where

 Westin Annapolis, 100 West Gate Circle, Annapolis, MD 21401

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