SOURCE: Land Betterment CorporationDESCRIPTION:
FISHERS, Ind., July 23, 2020 /3BL Media/ - Land Betterment Corporation (“Land Betterment” or the “Company”), an environmental solutions company fostering positive impact through upcycling former coal mining sites to create sustainable community development and job creation, today announced the appointment of Cabot Brown to its Leadership Council.
Mark LaVerghetta, Chief Governance Officer of Land Betterment commented, “We are thrilled to welcome Cabot to Land Betterment and its Leadership Council. We truly believe Cabot’s experience in advising and leading a variety of enterprises focused on advancing social and environmental initiatives is a great fit for Land Betterment and our various sustainable business pillars. We very much look forward to working with Cabot and his network of relationships to bring efficient solutions to communities in need and to drive stakeholder value.”
Mr. Brown is a well-established sustainability and impact executive with a track record for driving growth to make a difference in the health and prosperity of people and society. He currently serves as founder and CEO of Carabiner LLC, an advisory and enterprise building firm aimed at maximizing shareholder value with socially driven purposes. Cabot also serves as a director of GW Pharmaceuticals Plc (NASDAQ: GWPH), a specialty pharmaceutical company based in the UK. He also serves on the Board of Advisors of Epic CleanTec, a developer of wastewater treatment systems, and EarthKnowledge, a sustainability informatics company. Recently, Cabot was selected as a UCSF Volunteer Patriot to advise start-ups seeking to create diagnostic and therapeutic solutions for patients suffering from COVID-19. Mr. Brown has been a guest lecturer at Harvard Business School and the Haas School, UC Berkeley. He has also worked as a journalist for the Los Angeles Times, ABC News and Rolling Stone magazine. Mr. Brown earned an MBA from Harvard Business School with distinction as a George F. baker Scholar and an AB cum laude from Harvard College in Government.
Mr. Brown added, “From the moment I first met the Land Betterment team, I have been incredibly impressed by the Company’s track record and mission in creating scalable impact, environmentally and economically, in this underserved region. I am excited to closely work alongside them and leverage my expertise to further create value for Land Betterment and the communities it serves.”
About Land Betterment Corporation
Land Betterment Corporation, an Indiana Benefit Corporation and Pending B-Corp, is an environmental solutions company focused on fostering a positive impact through upcycling former coal mining sites to create sustainable community development and job creation. The Company utilizes a complete solution-based lifecycle program to restore and rehabilitate the environment and revitalize communities in need of change and opportunity. Land Betterment accomplishes this by identifying un-reclaimed, run-down and neglected coal mining sites, fixing the environment through reclamation and remediation, and then repurposing the land to support a sustainable business that serves the community. Land Betterment firmly believes that with real solutions it is possible for restoration of impacted areas to live side-by-side long term employment, while building sustainable and safe surroundings for communities and our planet. For more information visit landbetterment.com or connect with the Company on Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn.
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