Sustainability and the ‘Triple-bottom Line’

GonzalodelaMelenaJrBy Gonzalo de la Malena Jr.
President & CEO

The term “triple-bottom line” is gaining popularity in the business world – and for good reason.

In short, the term describes “the broader costs, benefits and impacts involved in doing business,” as outlined in a groundbreaking white paper “Sustainable Best Practices,” Continue reading

AZ CofC & Industry, Tucson Hispanic CofC to join

PHOENIX – Two of the state’s most respected chambers of commerce today announced a strengthening of their already close alignment that will increase the influence of their organizations statewide.

The Arizona Chamber of Commerce and Industry and the Tucson Hispanic Chamber of Commerce are entering into a new strategic partnership that will see each Continue reading

Legislative Committee Studies First-Responder PTSD Data to Develop Standard

What standard should be used when first responders file workers compensation claims due to post-traumatic stress disorder?

That’s the primary question a public safety committee, appointed by the Arizona Legislature, will be tasked with answering. Among the 22-member committee is CopperPoint’s James Stabler, vice president and chief counsel; he is the only workers compensation expert on the committee. Continue reading