Green Masters Program
01 / ABOUT
You can’t manage what you don’t measure.
The Green Masters Program helps you develop systems for tracking and improving your sustainability metrics and outcomes. It is a comprehensive assessment, recognition, benchmarking, and certification tool for your business.
The tool offers action ideas across nine categories that help you plan and prioritize your sustainability actions and goals. The Program provides companies with a benchmark for themselves and compares their sustainability performance to other companies in their sector. The business certification validates that you are taking action in the nine pillars of sustainability and continuously improving across your business.
WHY the Green Masters Program?
The Green Masters Program is a cost-effective way to advance and integrate environmental, social, and governance actions across your organization. The certification is a baseline credential to illustrate and validate your sustainability actions.
"The Green Masters Program provides a platform for cross-functional teams to meet, exchange ideas and continue to imbed and drive ESG programming throughout your organization"
- Sr. Manager of Sustainability & Environmental Compliance, Kohl's Inc.
02 / PROGRAM BENEFITS
To learn more about the program, fill out the form and we will contact you.
03 / PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
The program opens every year in MARCH.
The program closes in 2022 on SEPTEMBER 30.
The program is free to WSBC members and is $397 for nonmembers.
Sector-specific dashboards are free to all first-time applicants and will have a processing fee of $100 for returning applicants. However, if you refer another company to the program or to the membership you will receive a dashboard, free of charge. Please email Jessy once the referral application is in.
Have a Question? Visit our FAQ page!
04 / DASHBOARDS FOR BENCHMARKING
Dashboards are available to compare your company score over time, as well as to benchmark your score against other program participants in your industry. They are free to new businesses and $100 for returning companies.
05 / USING THE GREEN MASTERS PROGRAM
The Green Masters Program logo is available for program participants to use in their marketing, to talk about their sustainability credentials and programming. Companies put it on their website, marketing material, or even their fleet vehicles. Use it in a way that makes sense for your company!
WITH OVER 100 PARTICIPANTS IN 2021
THE GREEN MASTERS PROGRAM IS
WISCONSIN'S MOST TRUSTED
RECOGNITION & ASSESSMENT PROGRAM
The Green Master Program is a useful tool in guiding our sustainability
efforts and helps us generate ideas for what actions we can take that fit within our business model and goals. The process has allowed us to set an example for our industry and share our lessons learned with Wisconsin Healthcare Professionals and WHPCA so others can benefit too. This is an important way of leveraging our connections and spheres of influence to maximize our ability to impact change. Thanks, WSBC for guiding us!
- Kelly DeMarco, Horzion Home Care & Hospice
07 / Mentorship Program
New to sustainability and/or the Green Masters Program? Would you find it useful to have some guidance on how to fill out the Green Masters application?
For the 2022 Program year, we will be continuing our mentorship program as a way to provide guidance and resources to any company that requests help or support. As you are sitting down to complete your 2022 Green Masters application, if you have any questions regarding the program or sustainability in general, feel free to reach out to any of these leaders in sustainability! Click the button below to view a list of the 2021 Green Masters companies and Mentors.