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Member Spotlight: Verdis Group
Verdis Group (founded in 2009) is an Omaha-based sustainability consulting firm that helps organizations identify and implement ways to be more sustainable. Through partnering with Verdis Group, its clients achieve financial savings and instill sustainability into their organizational cultures and operations.
 
Verdis Group believes sustainability means meeting the social, environmental, and financial/economic needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs. Being sustainable typically includes conserving energy, water, and other resources, protecting and improving air, water, and habitat quality, preventing waste and pollution, and doing these activities in a manner that promotes social justice, health, environmental welfare, and economic security.
 
Verdis Group provides its clients with a wide range of sustainability services:
  • Measures and analyzes sustainability performance, especially as it pertains to:
    -  Behaviors, engagement, and organizational culture
    -  Energy, water, and building operations
    -  Recycling and waste management
    -  Transportation
    -  Purchasing
    -  Air & climate
  • Recommends and prioritizes solutions, and engages stakeholders in the process of developing goals and strategic plans to guide sustainability efforts.
  • Implements high-impact projects, programs, and research that result in social, environmental, and financial benefits to present and future generations.
  • Develops communication and engagement strategies for celebrating sustainability successes and influencing behavior change.
Some of Verdis Group’s current and former clients include Omaha’s Henry Doorly  Zoo and Aquarium, Omaha Public Schools, Methodist Health System, Nebraska Medicine / University of Nebraska Medical Center, Creighton University, University of Nebraska at Omaha, Metropolitan Community College, Kearney Public Schools, University of Nebraska at Kearney, and University of South Dakota.
 
To learn more about Verdis Group’s expertise and services, email info@verdisgroup.com, call 402-681-9458, or visit verdisgroup.com.