FALMOUTH, Maine, May 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Steve Woods, President and CEO of TideSmart Global, a collective of six companies primarily focused on experiential marketing, was recently presented with the Business eco-Excellence Award from ecomaine. The awards are presented annually for contributions towards preserving local ecology by ecomaine, a municipally owned nonprofit recycling and waste-to-energy company. For this achievement, Woods was recognized with a resolution from the Falmouth Town Council on Monday night.
"TideSmart Global and CEO Steve Woods has made a significant financial investment in developing a green corporate campus…and these physical investments underlie a broader commitment to green principles," said Falmouth Town Councilor Faith Varney. "Therefore, it be resolved by the Town Council of Falmouth, herewith recognized and congratulated for the ecomaine Eco-Excellence Award and for their commitment to the environment, particularly during economically challenging times."
As President and CEO of TideSmart Global, Woods recently built an eco business campus in Falmouth, featuring a variety of green infrastructure. The 6-acre campus features 350 square feet of solar panels, which power nearly half of the campus. Other green and LEED elements include radiant heating, motion-sensitive lighting systems, water reclamation systems, zero-sort recycling and an electric car charging station.
Woods, who serves as the Chairman of the Yarmouth Town Council and is an announced Maine gubernatorial candidate, also recently announced plans to install a green roof atop TideSmart's 10,000 square foot logistics center. The significant investment in green infrastructure and technology represents a long-term community and environmental vision, Woods said.
"The TideSmart Global campus provides a unique backdrop for exceptional people doing extraordinary work," he said. "We encourage our employees to prioritize sustainability in workplace practices and lifestyle choices."
About TideSmart Global
TideSmart Global is an industry-leading group of six companies, all headquartered on a 6-acre eco-friendly campus in Falmouth, Maine. From emg3's turnkey experiential marketing to Promerica Health's health and wellness marketing engagement, Sumerian Sports & Entertainment's sports sponsorship management and marketing to TideSmart Logistics' value-added Maine storage and logistics, LedgePoint Digital's digital solutions to Viridescence's green experiential marketing, the TideSmart agencies serve prominent clients across a broad spectrum of industries.
SOURCE TideSmart Global