When Rubicon® developed the company’s annual George Washington Carver Award, we did so under the premise that at Rubicon, we not only motivate innovation and artistic considering in all of its kinds, but we also problem group users to established the bar for their performance, and their own objectives, superior.
Last yr, we included two new staff awards: The Thomas Edison Award and The Clara Barton Award. This yr, we extra a fourth, The Theodore Roosevelt Award, so we can rejoice more personnel than at any time.
At Rubicon, our employees are at the centre of all that we do. Much like our clients, we could not conclusion waste devoid of you, and I am so very pleased to publicly announce this year’s winners.
The George Washington Carver Award
George Washington Carver (1864-1943) was an agricultural chemist, experimenter, and inventor whose growth of new products derived from peanuts, sweet potatoes, and soybeans helped revolutionize the agricultural financial system of the South. For significantly of his occupation, Mr. Carver taught and conducted investigate at the Tuskegee Regular and Industrial Institute in Tuskegee, Alabama.
We are thrilled to announce that the 2022 winner of the George Washington Carver Award is Damla Meral.
Damla joined Rubicon in 2017 and is a Crucial Accounts Supervisor. Nominated for this award by Rubicon’s Chief Commerical Officer, Tom Owston, he stated of Damla: “Newly created a Critical Account Manager, Damla has led digital integration even though concurrently operating to assist elevate the talent and performance of the group. Most impressively, she normally has a smile on her encounter and is doing this even though elevating twin two-calendar year-old boys at residence!”
The Thomas Edison Award
Thomas Edison (1847-1931) was an American inventor and businessman who has been explained as our country’s biggest inventor. He created innovations in fields these types of as electric powered ability era, mass communication, seem recording, and movement images, such as electric lights, the phonograph, and the fluoroscopy.
We are thrilled to announce that the 2022 winner of the Thomas Edison Award is Atta Hassan.
Atta joined Rubicon in 2021 and is a Industrial Functions Supervisor focusing on Professional Finance. Nominated for this award by past year’s winner of the George Washington Carver Award, Jordan Pilsch, and Sustainability Analyst Carolyn Burch, Jordan mentioned of Atta: “Atta is really down to earth and clear, she usually keeps her spirits significant and is favourable. She is ready to aid any individual, and even if she simply cannot supply a remedy herself, she will enthusiastically guideline the particular person to an individual who can. There is never ever a ‘not my job’ remark from Atta, and she truly embodies the spirit of Rubicon.”
The Clara Barton Award
Clara Barton (1821-1912) was an American nurse who launched the American Red Cross. She was a hospital nurse in the American Civil War, a trainer, and a patent clerk. Because nursing education was not then truly formalized and she did not show up at nursing college, she taught herself the essential expertise and techniques.
We are thrilled to announce that the 2022 winner of the Clara Barton Award is Makeda Guillory.
Makeda joined Rubicon in 2019 and is a Circular Economic climate Specialist. Nominated for this award by the 2019 winner of the George Washington Carver Award, Ryan Cooper, he mentioned of Makeda: “Similar to Clara Burton’s generate to innovate and serve, in the course of Makeda’s a long time of company to Rubicon she has diligently and regularly worked to enhance processes in and throughout groups. A person example is when she has absent the added mile and participated in Rubicon’s Inexperienced Staff things to do, this kind of as squander audits and staffing waste and recycling stations to aid colleagues type their materials correctly. A different is her avid participation in numerous of the affinity teams at Rubicon. Individuals that do the job with her know that Makeda can be relied on as a steady, earnest, and positive contributor to the endeavor at hand as very well as supporting the lifestyle of Rubicon as a complete.”
The Theodore Roosevelt Award
The 26th President of the United States, Theodore Roosevelt (1858-1919) was the youngest President in the Nation’s background, at just 42 yrs and 322 times at the start of his presidency in 1901. Among numerous, some of President Theodore Roosevelt’s most successful achievements were in conservation. He additional enormously to the nationwide forests in the West, reserved lands for general public use, and fostered wonderful irrigation jobs.
We are thrilled to announce that the incredibly to start with winner of the Theodore Roosevelt Award is Keith Brooks.
Keith joined Rubicon in 2015 and is an Functions Manager on the Innovation and Hauler Management group. He was nominated for this award by Rubicon’s Chairman and CEO, Nate Morris.
Congratulations Damla, Atta, Makeda, and Keith. On behalf of the full crew at Rubicon, it is an honor and a privilege to be doing work along with you all in our mission to conclusion squander.
Stacie Moore is Vice President of Human Means at Rubicon. To stay forward of Rubicon’s bulletins of new partnerships and collaborations all-around the world, be certain to stick to us on LinkedIn, Fb, and Twitter, or speak to us today.