NY Times-profiled “whistleblower” to speak at 2015 Honor Roll

A tenet of a business that espouses an ethical culture is a policy that encourages employees to speak up without fear of reprisal if they observe legal or ethical breaches and fraudulent practices in their company. At its Honor Roll event on January 28 at the Nazareth College Arts Center, the Rochester Area Business Ethics […]

Recipients of the 2014 ETHIE Awards announced today

Plus, scholarships given to four area college students and one Junior Achievement participant Three Rochester companies today have been named recipients of a 2014 ETHIE Award, presented by the Rochester Area Business Ethics Foundation.  The announcement was made at the 12th annual awards event held at Geva Theatre Center. In the Large-Sized category (more than […]

Finalists Announced for the 2014 ETHIE Award

The Rochester Area Business Ethics Foundation and its sponsoring institutions and partners announce the finalists for the 2014 ETHIE Award (originally known as The Rochester Business Ethics Award), now in its second decade. Further, 2014 represents the second year that non-profit organizations are eligible to enter; Rochester is one of just a handful of cities […]

Tywla J. Cummings named chair of the board of the Rochester Area Business Ethics Foundation

Tywla J. Cummings, Ph.D., senior associate dean and professor in the College of Imaging Arts and Sciences at Rochester Institute of Technology, has been named chair of the board of the Rochester Area Business Ethics Foundation. She begins her two-year term on April 1, 2014, succeeding Richard Anderson, a financial planner with Northwestern Mutual Financial. […]

2013 Rochester Business Ethics Awards to include non-profits

Rochester business ethics award program joins similar programs in Washington, DC and in Minnesota in opening local business ethics award competitions to non-profit organizations Non-profits now have the opportunity to enter and compete alongside for-profits for the 2013 Rochester Business Ethics Award.   The change in policy was announced at the Rochester Business Ethics Award’s 10th […]

Recipients of the 2013 ETHIE Awards announced today

* Two local college students and one high school student receive scholarships * New logo, branding campaign and website unveiled Three Rochester companies today have been named recipients of a 2013 ETHIE Award, presented by the Rochester Area Business Ethics Foundation.  The announcement was made at the 11th annual awards luncheon today at the Rochester […]

Business Ethics Scholarship at St. John Fisher College named after co-founder of Rochester Area Business Ethics Foundation

Martin Palumbos Rochester Area Business Ethics Foundation Scholarship will be given annually to a student at St. John Fisher College In honor of his retirement from the board of directors of the Rochester Area Business Ethics Foundation and in celebration of his 11 years of dedication and service to the organization as co-founder and long-time […]

Finalists Announced for the 2013 ETHIE Award

The Rochester Area Business Ethics Foundation and its sponsoring institutions and partners announce the finalists for the 2013 ETHIE Award (originally known as The Rochester Business Ethics Award), now in its second decade. 2013 represents the first year that non-profit organizations are eligible to enter; Rochester is one of just a handful of cities now […]

New board members elected to Rochester Area Business Ethics Foundation

The Rochester Area Business Ethics Foundation, whose mission is to promote an ethical culture among the region’s businesses and non-profit organizations, announces six new members of its board of directors: •    Michael Burns (Harris Interactive) •    Jenelle Cassano (Klein Steel) •    Vicki James (Stand Out Results) •    John Keiser (SUNY College at Brockport) •    Ginny […]

Rochester Business Ethics Award Celebrates 10 Years

With the 2012 Ethie Awards in September, the Rochester Business Ethics Award celebrates 10 years of promoting good business ethics in Rochester. More than 10 years ago, the idea of a local organization devoted to the promotion of business ethics among Rochester’s small, mid-sized and large companies was more than a dream but less a […]