Certifying as a B Corporation connects you with a community of high-performing mission-driven businesses globally. These like-minded leaders share best practices, collaborate in the marketplace, build collective voice, and set a new standard for success, working together to build a more inclusive and sustainable economy. One of the top certification benefits B Corps cite is the ability to connect and collaborate with peers, including:
- Annual Champions Retreat: Gathering of several hundred B Corp leaders from the around the world. Supports best practice sharing, collaboration, and discussions about how our community can support the broader movement of people using business as a force for good.
- B Hive: Online communication/networking platform available for all B Corps employees to find and connect with each other, share resources and collaborate.
- Discounts: B Corps have access to an array of discounts on products and services, including free posts on the B Corp jobs board, discounted Salesforce licenses, office products, and even tuition discounts and assistance at top Universities such as Columbia and NYU Stern.
“We’ve met some amazing people and formed some outstanding business relationships that I don’t believe would have come about without the B Corp connection.” Maria Kingery Co-Founder/CEO – Southern Energy Management
“B Corps love to share. Whether it’s great ideas about marketing, operations, community outreach, sourcing, or offering discounts to fellow B Corps on goods and services, the community of B Corps generates a tremendous amount of collective goodwill, energy, and value.” Mandy Cabot CEO – Dansko
“The B Corp movement is one of the most important of our lifetime, built on the simple fact that business impacts and serves more than just shareholders—it has an equal responsibility to the community and to the planet." Rose Marcario CEO of Patagonia