Coro Strandberg works with businesses, government and industry associations to envision and innovate a sustainable future.

Coro Strandberg works with businesses, government and industry associations to envision and innovate a sustainable future.

An expert on sustainability leadership and transformational business practices and relationships, Coro believes sustainable business changes everything for the better.

She is at the forefront of shaping and advancing profitable social and environmental innovation, offering tailored services that position companies for leadership and marketplace success. Coro brings extensive Board, strategy, business and government experience and a vast knowledge of social, environmental and economic trends and pioneering transformational and social purpose strategies. She puts this experience to work to offer a winning combination of governance, strategy, integration, implementation, business function, and government and industry association expertise.

Coro champions effective business models that generate growth, enhance profitability and accelerate game-changing social and environmental solutions for society and customers. Her vision is of a marketplace for good.

Coro calls on associations to become drivers of positive change at conference

Coro was a panelist at the Canadian Society of Association Executives 2023 national conference. Here she is talking about her vision for associations – and their members – playing their part to put humanity on a positive course.

An expert on sustainability leadership and transformational business practices and relationships, Coro believes sustainable business changes everything for the better.

She is at the forefront of shaping and advancing profitable social and environmental innovation, offering tailored services that position companies for leadership and marketplace success. Coro brings extensive Board, strategy, business and government experience and a vast knowledge of social, environmental and economic trends and pioneering transformational and social purpose strategies. She puts this experience to work to offer a winning combination of governance, strategy, integration, implementation, business function, and government and industry association expertise.

Coro champions effective business models that generate growth, enhance profitability and accelerate game-changing social and environmental solutions for society and customers. Her vision is of a marketplace for good.

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Companies that adopt sustainable business practices realize long term business success.

From the Blog

The Social-Purpose Economy Is Coming of Age

The purpose ecosystem is coming of age. You can see this when you start coming across academic research defining it and studying its potential and constraints, when you watch it come to fruition through your or others’ deliberate efforts, or when over 100 CEOs of purpose-driven companies endorse a Call to Purpose

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Latest Publication

Purpose Governance Guidelines for Boards

May 2024 in Sustainable Boards

“Purpose Governance Guidelines for Boards” provides guidance to boards of directors on how to govern and provide oversight of their company’s purpose.

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Upcoming Event

What is the State of Purpose Governance in Canada?

Free Webinar
June 14, 2024 | 1–2pm EST

Hosted by Canadian Purpose Economy Project and Governance Professionals of Canada. Coro is the keynote speaker and will provide an overview of the purpose governance trend and best practices.

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Latest Podcast

The Purpose Economy: Reshaping the metrics of business success

Listen to this Globe and Mail recording of Coro and business leaders exploring the social purpose business trend.

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What’s New

World’s first ESG/SDG guide for Associations

To advance a sustainable future, associations need to mobilize their members on ESG and the SDGs. Here is a guide and rating system co-authored with the Canadian Standards Association for associations to create a roadmap to start or advance their journey.

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  • Social Purpose Practices Kit profiles 40 practices of 15 companies implementing their social purpose.
  • Business-Led ESG Collaboration. How-To Guide for Business provides an inventory of one hundred ESG collaborations around the world, case study of successful ESG collaborations and tips for starting your own ESG collaboration in your industry.
  • State of Purpose Governance in Canada 2024. Corporate boards in Canada are broadening their responsibilities to include purpose governance where they have oversight of how the company’s purpose is embedded in strategy, culture and capital allocation according to this latest research.
  • Research into board best practices in purpose and stakeholder governance, including a literature review and guidelines.
  • Ten Actions to Accelerate University Social Impact. Get up to speed on top strategies universities can deploy to harness their institutional assets to put society on a sustainable footing.

Services

Coro guides businesses, governments and industry associations to develop and deliver real-world solutions to sustainability challenges. Companies that adopt sustainable business practices realize long term business success. Learn More.

Sustainability Strategy & Reporting

Coro can help elevate your company to sustainability leader. From development and planning to ground level execution and measurement to sustainability reporting, Coro brings a strategic outside perspective and balanced view throughout the process.

Coaching, Education & Facilitation

Coro guides leaders to integrate sustainability into the core of their organizations, and provides them with tools and resources tailored to address challenges, maximize opportunities and realize success.

Governance, Management & Implementation

Coro can help your organization with the hard work of implementing and embedding sustainability into the business and corporate culture. She can help your organization diagnose and remove barriers to sustainability integration in a cost-effective manner.

Industry Association & Stakeholder Engagement

Coro brings people together. She is well-known for her vast network of cross-sector connections which facilitate opportunities for private, public, and non-profit sector organizations to combine forces.

Why starfish on Coro’s home page? Because it’s a sustainability superstar. More than 2,000 of this resilient species live in every ocean in the world. From a lost limb, they can regenerate and replicate – continually transforming and recreating life! As importantly, starfish are self-sustaining, yet they are interdependent, thriving in collaborative communities. Diverse and beautiful, the starfish inspires us to live in harmony with each other and nature.

Join the sustainability conversation. Coro is active on Twitter and LinkedIn.