The Growth Activists achieves B Corp certification

21 November 2023 Consultancy.com.au 1 min. read

The Growth Activists has signalled its intent in the area of ESG through the achievement of its B Corp certification.

B Corp Certification is the gold standard for businesses that are committed to making a positive difference in the world. B Corps meet the highest standards of verified social and environmental performance, public transparency, and legal accountability to balance profit and purpose.

The Growth Activists, a consultancy firm specialised in digital marketing and sales, has now joined the global community of B Corps, currently at around 8,000 companies.

The Growth Activists achieves B Corp certification

During its assessment, The Growth Activists achieved a score of 132 points, significantly higher than the 80 points needed to pass the criteria and obtain certification.

Co-Founder Rosanna Iacono expressed her excitement about the milestone: “Since our inception, we’ve strived to be a purpose-driven organisation that delivers outstanding services and also acts as a force for good. Becoming a B Corp is validation of the efforts we’ve made as a team to optimise impact on people, planet, and economy both within our operations and through the delivery of our services to our clients.”

“We are beyond excited to officially join a global community of businesses with shared values around building a more inclusive, equitable and regenerative economy. And this is by no means a finish line for us, it’s a huge celebratory milestone in our commitment to continuous improvement.”

Alongside being a certified B Corp, The Growth Activists also is a trained B Consultants, meaning the firm can support businesses across Australia to improve their impact and achieve B Corp Certification.

“The Growth Activists achieving B Corp certification is a milestone worth celebrating and a testament to their commitment to sustainable and ethical business,” said Andrew Davies, CEO of B Lab Australia and New Zealand.