MOHAWK GROUP SPONSORS CELEBRATORY PLENARY AT GREENBUILD 2016
Company Leverages Platform to Unveil Believe in Better™ Campaign
Los Angeles, October 5, 2016 — Inspired by the power of collaborative sustainable thinking, Mohawk Group is challenging the green building community to Believe in Better at Greenbuild 2016. The company is sponsoring Greenbuild’s Celebratory Plenary event and will leverage the platform to unveil its Believe in Better campaign.
“As part of Mohawk Industries, the world’s largest flooring manufacturer, we feel a profound sense of responsibility to partner with USGBC to inspire the green building movement to aim high and Believe in Better to advance our shared mission of a more sustainable future,” said George Bandy, vice president of sustainability for Mohawk Group. “And how do we believe in better together? We challenge each other to design and manufacture innovative products with reduced environmental and social impacts. We seek product transparency by supporting 3rd-party platforms that provide all of us with a common language and measurement. We take meaningful action around the issues of our times: climate change, social equity and the profound need for environmental focus in every corner of the globe.”
Presented by the U.S. Green Building Council, Greenbuild is the world's largest conference and expo dedicated to green building. The three-day conference attracts 20,000+ attendees and 600 exhibitors annually from across the green building sector, spanning commercial and residential professionals, architects, building owners and operators, students, advocates and educators. This year’s conference takes place at the Los Angeles Convention Center in Los Angeles, Oct. 5-7.
Mohawk Group’s Greenbuild programming is designed to harness the passion, innovation and creativity of Greenbuild attendees and spark conversations about how the industry can Believe in Better together to unleash what’s next in environmental innovation.
To learn more, view Mohawk Group’s Believe in Better Sustainability video or access the company’s sustainability report.
About Mohawk Group
Mohawk Group, the world’s leading producer and distributor of quality commercial flooring, delivers industry-leading style, cutting-edge innovation, unmatched service and superior sustainability. As the commercial division of Mohawk Industries, Mohawk Group has a heritage of craftsmanship that spans more than 130 years. The company’s enduring family of brands—Mohawk, Karastan, and Durkan—are widely regarded as the most trusted names in the commercial flooring business. Together, these brands function beautifully, delivering the perfect flooring solution for all markets and price points. Rounding out its esteemed product offering, the Mohawk Group also offers a full spectrum of hard surface flooring products and installation accessories that exceed the most rigorous performance standards. For additional information about its proven design solutions, and to learn more about what is next from Mohawk, visit www.mohawkgroup.com or call (800) 554-6637.