When Rubicon® developed the company’s once-a-year George Washington Carver Award, we did so below the premise that at Rubicon, we not only motivate innovation and imaginative wondering in all of its varieties, but we also challenge workforce users to established the bar for their performance, and their particular ambitions, superior.
Final calendar year, we extra two new worker awards: The Thomas Edison Award and The Clara Barton Award. This 12 months, we additional a fourth, The Theodore Roosevelt Award, so we can rejoice much more staff members than ever.
At Rubicon, our staff members are at the centre of all that we do. Substantially like our customers, we could not finish squander devoid of you, and I am so very pleased to publicly announce this year’s winners.
The George Washington Carver Award
George Washington Carver (1864-1943) was an agricultural chemist, experimenter, and inventor whose growth of new products derived from peanuts, sweet potatoes, and soybeans assisted revolutionize the agricultural financial system of the South. For a great deal of his career, Mr. Carver taught and conducted investigate at the Tuskegee Usual and Industrial Institute in Tuskegee, Alabama.
We are thrilled to announce that the 2022 winner of the George Washington Carver Award is Damla Meral.
Damla joined Rubicon in 2017 and is a Important Accounts Supervisor. Nominated for this award by Rubicon’s Main Commerical Officer, Tom Owston, he explained of Damla: “Newly produced a Essential Account Supervisor, Damla has led digital integration while at the same time operating to support elevate the talent and functionality of the workforce. Most impressively, she generally has a smile on her confront and is doing this even though increasing twin two-yr-aged boys at house!”
The Thomas Edison Award
Thomas Edison (1847-1931) was an American inventor and businessman who has been explained as our country’s finest inventor. He created innovations in fields these as electric power technology, mass conversation, sound recording, and movement photographs, including electric powered lights, the phonograph, and the fluoroscopy.
We are thrilled to announce that the 2022 winner of the Thomas Edison Award is Atta Hassan.
Atta joined Rubicon in 2021 and is a Business Functions Manager focusing on Business Finance. Nominated for this award by very last year’s winner of the George Washington Carver Award, Jordan Pilsch, and Sustainability Analyst Carolyn Burch, Jordan explained of Atta: “Atta is incredibly down to earth and transparent, she normally retains her spirits significant and is positive. She is willing to support any individual, and even if she can not give a solution herself, she will enthusiastically information the human being to someone who can. There’s by no means a ‘not my job’ comment from Atta, and she truly embodies the spirit of Rubicon.”
The Clara Barton Award
Clara Barton (1821-1912) was an American nurse who founded the American Purple Cross. She was a clinic nurse in the American Civil War, a instructor, and a patent clerk. Due to the fact nursing education and learning was not then certainly formalized and she did not go to nursing faculty, she taught herself the essential techniques and methods.
We are thrilled to announce that the 2022 winner of the Clara Barton Award is Makeda Guillory.
Makeda joined Rubicon in 2019 and is a Circular Overall economy Professional. Nominated for this award by the 2019 winner of the George Washington Carver Award, Ryan Cooper, he explained of Makeda: “Similar to Clara Burton’s travel to innovate and serve, throughout Makeda’s many years of support to Rubicon she has diligently and continuously labored to enhance procedures within just and throughout teams. One particular illustration is when she has absent the added mile and participated in Rubicon’s Green Group routines, this sort of as waste audits and staffing squander and recycling stations to enable colleagues kind their components correctly. Another is her avid participation in several of the affinity groups at Rubicon. All those that perform with her know that Makeda can be relied on as a regular, earnest, and good contributor to the undertaking at hand as properly as supporting the culture of Rubicon as a whole.”
The Theodore Roosevelt Award
The 26th President of the United States, Theodore Roosevelt (1858-1919) was the youngest President in the Nation’s background, at just 42 many years and 322 days at the start off of his presidency in 1901. Amid several, some of President Theodore Roosevelt’s most effective achievements were in conservation. He included enormously to the countrywide forests in the West, reserved lands for public use, and fostered excellent irrigation projects.
We are thrilled to announce that the pretty initially winner of the Theodore Roosevelt Award is Keith Brooks.
Keith joined Rubicon in 2015 and is an Operations Manager on the Innovation and Hauler Administration workforce. He was nominated for this award by Rubicon’s Chairman and CEO, Nate Morris.
Congratulations Damla, Atta, Makeda, and Keith. On behalf of the complete team at Rubicon, it is an honor and a privilege to be operating together with you all in our mission to finish waste.
Stacie Moore is Vice President of Human Assets at Rubicon. To remain in advance of Rubicon’s bulletins of new partnerships and collaborations all-around the world, be guaranteed to comply with us on LinkedIn, Facebook, and Twitter, or speak to us today.