Success Stories

Sustainability gives you the means to tell more impactful and inspiring stories — stories that set your business apart, that inspire your partners and employees, and that move your vision forward. What will your story be?

Straus Family Creamery

Livermore Valley Joint Unified School District

San Mateo County Parks

Best Western Plus Grosvenor Hotel

“Building our Sustainability Plan got everyone on the same page. It allowed us to take a step back from what we were doing and look at the bigger picture, to determine how we could make progress on existing efforts.”

Brendan Reed, Environmental Resource Manager, The City of Chula Vista

Case Studies

Pasadena Unified School District
City of Chula Vista
City of Pleasanton

Read about each organization’s goals, initiatives, and results by clicking on their logo.

“Our customers are asking us frequently about our sustainability plans in RFPs, and our response is being very well received. It increases interest in upgrading to our newer products, enhancing revenue opportunity!”

Gary Onstad, Product Developer, The Ken Blanchard Companies



1,389,851 kWh

3,749,230 gal.

1,017 tons

The success of Sustainability Circle participant companies is our greatest reward. The figures above reflect the average projected five-year annual savings per organization.

“Going into this I thought it was just about energy. But it’s financially responsible; it’s resource responsible. There are opportunities to run your business more efficiently at no extra cost. In the end, you have a story to tell to your customers, and you have money in the bank!”

Mike DeLeon, AVP of Purchasing and Facilities, North County Health Services (NCHS)