Bardess Earns Silver Rating from EcoVadis

Bardess has been awarded the prestigious EvoVadis Silver Medal for its corporate commitment to sustainability. Bardess scored in the 89th percentile when compared to similar businesses.

EcoVadis’ rating methodology is based on seven principles: evidence, industry, diversification, technology, independent assessments, traceability and transparency, and excellence through continuous improvements. Additional guidance is taken from international Corporate Social Responsibility standards including the Ten Principles of the UN Global Compact, the International Labour Organization (ILO) conventions, the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI)’s standards, the ISO 26000 standard, the CERES Roadmap, and the UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights, also known as the Ruggie Framework.

Bardess posted its highest score in Ethics, but also ranked highly in the categories of Environment, Labor & Human Rights and Sustainable Procurement.

Corporate Responsibility is More than a Buzzword to Bardess

Corporate responsibility is a big buzzword in boardrooms, but the talk rarely goes beyond that and into action. Bardess and our partners have taken on numerous projects, including teaming up with Qlik and the Columbia Water Center CWC to use our data analytics and Qlik’s visualization tools.

Together, we put dam safety data from the US Army Corps of Engineers and water quality violations into an easy to use dashboard.

Understanding and heading off potentially devastating water issues with the CWC is just the latest collaboration between Bardess and partners. Bardess, Qlik and Cloudera had previously worked together to monitor the Zika virus outbreak using data sources ranging from the Center for Disease Control, the World Health Organization, social networks, weather patterns, mosquito populations, airline flight data and hospital records. With the unstructured data collected on the secure Cloudera platform, then put through Bardess analytics and into a Qlik visualization, health care providers and pharma reps could easily see which geographical areas were under the largest threat and needed fast access to treatments.

Sustainability

Bardess is  committed to sustainability and supports the United Nations Global Compact approach to doing business. We are guided by the ten principles of the UN Global Compact:

Human Rights

Principle 1: Businesses should support and respect the protection of internationally proclaimed human rights; and

Principle 2: make sure that they are not complicit in human rights abuses.

Labor

Principle 3: Businesses should uphold the freedom of association and the effective recognition of the right to collective bargaining;

 

 Principle 4: the elimination of all forms of forced and compulsory labor;

Principle 5: the effective abolition of child labor; and

Principle 6: the elimination of discrimination in respect of employment and occupation.

Environment

Principle 7: Businesses should support a precautionary approach to environmental challenges;

Principle 8: undertake initiatives to promote greater environmental responsibility; and

Principle 9: encourage the development and diffusion of environmentally friendly technologies.

Anti-Corruption

Principle 10: Businesses should work against corruption in all its forms, including extortion and bribery.

Why choose Bardess?

    • We transform data into insights and action, everyday.
    • We only hire the best talent. Our senior professionals have functional and industry experience so you can trust their advice.
    • We deliver cost effective services with a tangible ROI.
    • A level of unmatched flexibility in the industry.
    • The Bardess LEAP.
    • Our clients consistently discover real business value in our consulting service.
    • We have a proven track record of success with major clients.
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Bardess gets things done on time and within budget. You can count on them.

They have fair pricing and consistently perform under pressure … that’s why we’ve retained them for over three years on numerous projects.

Bardess understands services … they always find effective solutions to our process issues.

Every time I use the analytics I am just blown away. This is such a cool application! Really, my hats off to you all for making this possible.

When we need someone to ID and fill gaps in our business processes and data flows, we call Bardess.

I am reaching out to personally thank you on behalf of the teams for going above and beyond in providing outstanding support for critical aspects of the project.

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477 State Route 10, Suite 208
Randolph, NJ 07869

 
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100 King St. West, Suite 5600
Toronto, ON M5X 1C9

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