Mexico City, May 15, 2019.- Yesterday, the Mexican Center for Philanthropy (CEMEFI) gave Grupo Vidanta the prestigious Socially Responsible Company Distinctive (ESR®) for complying with above average standards of economic, social and environmental sustainability.
For more than 15 years, the CEMEFI has been giving the ESR® to deserving companies that voluntarily and publicly commit to implementing socially responsible and continuous ecological improvement as part of their culture and business strategy. The CEMEFI awarded the ESR distinctive, which outlines good corporate practices, to different organizations within the framework of the XII Latin American Socially Responsible Companies meeting. The distinctive is only given to organizations with the most important hallmarks of good environmental, social an economical standing, including Grupo Vidanta.
"Receiving this recognition fills us with pride and commits us even more to the development of practices that seek the social, environmental and economic wellbeing of our communities and our country. Nowadays, for a business to be truly successful, it must undoubtedly include corporate social responsibility as one of its main pillars," said Benny Michaud, Hotel Operations Director for Grupo Vidanta.
Throughout its 45-year history, Grupo Vidanta has implemented endless practices to care for its people and the environment. It has a corporate responsibility strategy based on international standards such as ISO 26000, which oversees all areas of operations, as well as an interdisciplinary committee made up of experts in five different dimensions that guarantee compliance for consumers, employee quality of life, community outreach, environment, and fair operating practices.
This prestigious recognition is now the third honor Grupo Vidanta has received this year, along with the company's ninth consecutive Great Place To Work® Mexico award and EarthCheck recognition.
Para conocer más acerca de las acciones e iniciativas que hacen de Grupo Vidanta una empresa socialmente responsable, por favor visite www.grupovidanta.com.