Our External Commitments


We are driven to be the very best at what we do. Our greatest satisfaction is to provide our clients with exceptional value and service. Along the way, we have been honored to receive recognition for our leadership, community service and success as a sustainability consulting firm (view complete list here). In 2008, we were proud to receive the following awards:

  • E4S Champions of Sustainability Schneiderman Award
  • Smart Business World Class Customer Service Award, Personalized Service

A big part of our success has come through the sharing and learning that takes place with other leaders in corporate responsibility. BrownFlynn maintains active membership in peer-learning groups on regional, national and international levels, including:

  • Cleveland Carbon Fund Community Advisory Team
  • Corporate Sustainability Network (Founding Steering Committee Member)
  • Council of Smaller Enterprises (COSE) / Greater Cleveland Partnership
  • Entrepreneurs for Sustainability (E4S)
  • Global Reporting Initiative (Organizational Stakeholder and Certified Training Partner)
  • Green Energy Ohio
  • International Association of Business Communicators (IABC) / 500 Club
  • In Counsel with Women
  • Industrial Minerals Association of North America
  • Leadership Cleveland / Alumni Membership
  • National Stone, Sand&Gravel Association
  • Net Impact
  • OpenCarbonWorld Board of Advisors
  • Public Relations Society of America (PRSA), including their Counselor's Academy
  • United Nations Global Compact (UNGC)
  • U.S. Business Council for Sustainable Development (USBCSD) (Founding Member)
  • U.S. Green Building Council