Neenah, Wis. – Miron Construction Co., Inc. has been named a sponsor of the 2012 Wisconsin Sustainable Business Council Conference, presented by the Wisconsin Sustainable Business Council and Cool Choices. The conference will take place on Friday, Dec. 7, 2012 at American Family Insurance Headquarters, Madison, Wis.
The fifth annual Wisconsin Sustainable Business Council Conference creates opportunities for direct business-to-business exchange of sustainability experiences, challenges, tools, solutions and ideas. Miron Construction has attended the conference in the past.
“It’s important for us as sustainability thought leaders to attend and support conferences such as the Wisconsin Sustainable Business Council Conference,” said Theresa Lehman, director of sustainable services for Miron. “The business-to-business aspect of this conference specifically allows Wisconsin businesses to share ideas, brainstorm and create solutions to environmental challenges we all face. It’s beneficial for our company and for all organizations to integrate sustainable strategies in their business practices and operations if we want to realize triple bottom line benefits.”
This year’s keynote speaker is Evonne Steger, associate vice president of corporate strategy and planning at American Family Insurance. She will be presenting on “Sustainability at American Family: Raising Our Game.” Other sessions include:
- Greening your fleet
- Innovation leaders of today
- Community & employee engagement
- Sourcing to encourage sustainability
- Economics of sustainability, and more
For additional conference information, including a full list of sessions, visit http://ww.bus.wisc.edu/business-sustainability/council2012-annual-conference/.
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Miron Construction Co., Inc., named 2012 Contractor of the Year by ENR Midwest, is a forward-thinking, fast-growing private company completing work throughout the nation. Miron is currently listed 115th among all general contractors in the United States and among the top 10 construction companies serving the Midwest by Engineering News Record (based on revenue figures for 2011). Miron provides innovative pre-construction, construction management, design-build and general construction services and is headquartered in Neenah, Wis., with regional offices in Madison, Wausau and Milwaukee, Wis., Cedar Rapids, Iowa, Negaunee, Mich., and Virginia, Minn. Miron is also the Official Provider of Construction Services for the Green Bay Packers and Lambeau Field.