Minneapolis, Brussels and Singapore - October 26, 2015
Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group, one of the world’s largest and most dynamic hotel groups, today shared highlights from its 2015 Responsible Business Action Month activities around the globe. Now in its 12th year, 1,100 of the group’s hotels organized more than 1,300 activities, committed more than 37,000 volunteer hours and raised a total of 360,000 USD for the World Childhood Foundation and other local charities.
“In September, we positively touched the lives of 80,000 people around the world,” said Inge Huijbrechts, vice president, Responsible Business. “We believe in corporate responsibility and are committed to assisting the communities in which we serve. I’m proud to see the generous and unique ways our hotels and corporate offices get involved not only during Responsible Business Action Month, but also throughout the year.”
Employees at Carlson Rezidor hotels and corporate offices contributed with activities that aligned with the needs of their communities and brand identities including:
Responsible Business Action Month is a core activity of the overall Responsible Business program of Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group. It guides company interactions with its stakeholders, including employees, customers, partners, suppliers, the environment, governments, and the communities in which it operates. For more details about the company’s Responsible Business strategy, please visit http://carlsonrezidor.com/responsible-business
About Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group
Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group is one of the world’s largest and most dynamic hotel groups and includes more than 1,370 hotels in operation and under development with 220,000 rooms and a footprint spanning 110 countries and territories. The Carlson Rezidor portfolio includes a powerful set of global brands: Quorvus Collection, Radisson Blu®, Radisson®, Radisson RED, Park Plaza®, Park Inn® by Radisson and Country Inns & Suites By CarlsonSM. In most hotels, guests can benefit from Club CarlsonSM, one of the 2015 – 2016 “Top Three Hotel Rewards Programs” as recently ranked by U.S. News and World Report. Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group and its brands employ 85,000 people worldwide and is headquartered in Minneapolis, Minn., and Brussels, Belgium. For more information, visit www.carlsonrezidor.com and follow on Twitter @carlsonrezidor or www.linkedin.com/company/2364.
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