Realogy Recognized for Sustainability Efforts
New Business Roundtable Report Shows How Leading Companies Are Focused on Sustainability
April 22, 2015 // Franchising.com // Madison, N.J. - Realogy Holdings Corp. (NYSE: RLGY), a global leader in real estate franchising and provider of real estate brokerage, relocation and settlement services, is featured in a new Business Roundtable report released that highlights the commitment of America’s CEOs to incorporate sustainability into their business practices — all in an effort to lead the way toward a more sustainable future.
“Create, Grow, Sustain: Leading by Example,” details the sustainability efforts of 148 companies through a series of testimonials from top CEOs and provides insight into how companies like Realogy are leading the way on effective environmental stewardship and sustainable business practices. Realogy is profiled in this report on Page 114.
“At Realogy, we are proud of the steps we have taken to improve the communities where we live and work,” said Richard A. Smith, Realogy’s chairman, chief executive officer and president. “Last year alone, Realogy was responsible for shredding and recycling 5 million pounds of used paper, which saved 46,000 trees or the equivalent of 116 acres of forest.”
The annual Business Roundtable sustainability report, now in its eighth year, showcases how companies across the spectrum work to address environmental and energy challenges – while driving increased economic growth and job creation.
Business Roundtable is an association of chief executive officers of leading U.S. companies working to promote sound public policy and a thriving U.S. economy. Business Roundtable's CEO members lead U.S. companies with $7.2 trillion in annual revenues and nearly 16 million employees.
About Realogy Holdings Corp.
Realogy Holdings Corp. (NYSE: RLGY) is a global leader in residential real estate franchising and brokerage with many of the best-known industry brands including Better Homes and Gardens® Real Estate, CENTURY 21®, Coldwell Banker®, Coldwell Banker Commercial®, The Corcoran Group®, ERA®, and Sotheby's International Realty®, as well as ZipRealty®, its technology-focused brand. Collectively, Realogy's franchise system members operate approximately 13,500 offices with more than 251,300 independent sales associates conducting business in 104 countries and territories around the world. NRT LLC, Realogy’s company-owned real estate brokerage, is the largest residential brokerage company in the United States, operates under several of Realogy’s brands and also provides related residential real estate services. The Company also owns Cartus, a prominent worldwide provider of relocation services to corporate and affinity clients, and Title Resource Group, a leading provider of title, settlement and underwriting services. Realogy is headquartered in Madison, New Jersey.
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