Junior Achievement of Northern New England Honors S&W as a 2013 Boston Business Hall of Fame Inductee
Boston, MA – January 18, 2013 – Junior Achievement of Northern New England will honor its 2013 Boston Business Hall of Fame Inductees at a dinner celebration on Wednesday, March 6, 2013 at the Westin Copley Place. In its 9th year, The Junior Achievement Boston Business Hall of Fame recognizes companies and individuals that embody outstanding citizenship while furthering Junior Achievement’s mission of teaching students about financial literacy, workforce readiness and entrepreneurship.
The 2013 Inductees are:
- Hobbs Brook Management
- Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
- Sullivan & Worcester
- Waltham Boys & Girls Club
“We are proud to honor the good work of these organizations, as they have demonstrated success in their industries, and an outstanding level of dedication to the communities they serve,” said Emily Neill, President of Junior Achievement of Northern New England.
The inductee selection process was developed and administered by the Institute for High Performance team based at Accenture, a global management consulting, technology services and outsourcing company. The nominations were independently evaluated and scored by the members of the selection committee who reviewed each application against specific indicative criteria including: excellence within its industry and active and substantiated support of the community.
About Junior Achievement of Northern New England (JANNE)
For the 2011-2012 school year, Junior Achievement of Northern New England (JANNE) implemented 1,535 programs throughout 200 schools and after-school sites, reaching over 36,000 youth through the efforts of 1,100 trained volunteers. Serving students in nine Massachusetts counties and the entire state of New Hampshire, JANNE focuses on impacting “at risk” youth, and reaching optimal students within its territory. All programs are provided at no cost to schools and organizations. JANNE is a non-profit 501(c)(3) charity and is supported by corporations, individuals, foundations and special events. To learn more and to get involved visit: www.janewengland.org
About Sullivan & Worcester LLP
Sullivan & Worcester LLP is a leading corporate law firm providing counsel to domestic and international clients ranging from Fortune 500 companies to emerging businesses. With more than 175 lawyers in Boston, New York and Washington, D.C., the firm offers services in a wide range of areas, including corporate finance, securities, litigation, mergers and acquisitions, tax, real estate, private equity and venture capital, bankruptcy, environment and natural resources, climate change, renewable energy and water resources, regulatory law, and employment and benefits. Sullivan & Worcester is also recognized for its representation of REITs and its deep expertise in mutual fund law. For more information please visit www.sandw.com.