BrownFlynn and AIAG Announce Partnership to Deliver GRI Training

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BrownFlynn and AIAG Announce Partnership to Deliver GRI Training

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Monday, July 2, 2012 - 5:05pm

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(3BL Media) Cleveland, OH - July 2, 2012 - BrownFlynn, a corporate responsibility and sustainability consulting firm and the first U.S.-certified training partner of the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI), is pleased to announce its partnership with the Automotive Industry Action Group (AIAG) to deliver GRI training. AIAG recently became an Organizational Stakeholder (OS) to the GRI as a demonstration of its commitment to promoting transparency and consistent reporting standards in the automotive industry.

Training will be offered in a variety of different platforms, including in-person at the offices of AIAG and via webinar. Courses are as follows:

GRI is the most widely-used sustainability reporting framework, with more than 80 percent of the Global 250 reporting according to GRI. The framework provides detailed guidance to companies wishing to report their environmental, social and governance impacts. Speaking about the two-day course, Tom Wood of Cooper Tire said, “This ranks among the best training courses I have ever attended.”

Please contact Cora Lee Mooney at BrownFlynn with questions: 440.484.0100 x210 or

About AIAG

AIAG is a not-for-profit organization with more than 25 years of experience working with OEMs, suppliers, service providers, government and academia to collaboratively drive down costs and streamline the complexity of the supply chain by developing global standards and harmonizing business practices. There are more than 600 AIAG member companies, including Caterpillar, Inc., Chrysler Group LLC, Ford Motor Company, General Motors Company, Honda of America Manufacturing, Inc., Navistar International, Nissan North America, Inc., Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing North America, Inc., and many of their part suppliers and service providers. For more information, visit

About BrownFlynn

Founded in January 1996, BrownFlynn is a leading, award-winning corporate social responsibility and sustainability firm. All of BrownFlynn’s business is derived from sustainability consulting, communications and training. The Firm advises Fortune 500 and privately held companies on how to integrate responsible practices into their business strategies and how to communicate these practices internally and externally for bottom-line impact. BrownFlynn conducts workshops, webinars and on-site trainings to educate companies on sustainability strategies, trends and reporting. BrownFlynn is the first U.S. - certified training partner for the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI), and a U.S. Silver Consultancy Partner with the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP). To learn more, visit