For the second year in a row, MG was named “Best for the World” by certifying body B Lab, placing us among an elite cohort of companies worldwide that set the gold standard for using business as a force for good.
“Metropolitan Group continues to be a model for the value that B Corps bring to their communities, to the environment and to all their stakeholders. Leaders like Metropolitan Group not only work hard to improve their own performance, but to help other companies improve theirs,” said Jay Coen Gilbert, co-founder of B Lab, which governs the independent third party standard used to generate the comparative assessment of corporate impact.
Metropolitan Group was one of 119 companies from 20 countries and 49 industries that earned an overall score in the top 10 percent of more than 1,200 certified B Corporations tested by the B Lab Impact Assessment—earning a place in the “Best For the World” category. The assessment is a rigorous and comprehensive survey of a company’s impact on its workers, community, and the environment.