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The 4th Annual Justmeans Social Innovation Awards will commence on September 1st, 2011 with deadline for submissions on November 30th, 2011.

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The 4th Annual Social Innovation Awards

The 4th annual Social Innovation Awards will showcase companies that are integrating social and environmental responsibility into core business strategy.

Applications to the awards program are judged by an international panel of judges that is completely separate from Justmeans management.

Application Deadline

The deadline for the Social Innovation Awards is November 30th, 2011 at 5:00PM GMT (12:00PM EST).

Judges for the Social Innovation Awards are:

Ken Banks - Kiwanja.net

Ken Banks, founder of kiwanja.net, devotes himself to the application of mobile technology for positive social and environmental change in the developing world, and has spent the last 19 years working on projects in Africa. His early research resulted in the development of FrontlineSMS, an award-winning text messaging-based field communication system aimed at grassroots non-profit view more..

David Connor - Coethica

David Has over 13 years experience across the CSR agenda and is the Founder of Coethica, a UK based consultancy with particular expertise in engaging smaller businesses and communications. Prior to Coethica, David was responsible for establishing the multi-award winning charitable foundation at Everton Football Club and also managed the England Amputee Football Team. view more..

James Epstein-Reeves - Do Well Do Good

James Epstein-Reeves is a Chicago-based expert on corporate social responsibility, philanthropy, and cause-marketing. As president of Do Well Do Good, LLC, he and his company guide leaders in for-profit and non-profit organizations to focus their initiatives in social responsibility, management, fundraising, communication, and social media. view more..

James Farrar - SAP

James has more than 15 years of experience working on corporate sustainability issues from both the corporate and NGO campaigning perspective. He has worked directly within the banking (Farm Credit System), aviation (British Airways) and IT (SAP) sectors in the USA and Europe.His campaigning experience includes work at Amnesty International's business engagement programme view more..

Zach Frechette - GOOD

Zach Frechette is an new media entrepreneur focusing on the intersection of creativity and impact. He was a co-founder of and editor in chief of GOOD, a print and digital publication dedicated to living well and doing good. His most recently project is Quarterly Co., a subscription service for wonderful things. He is also a venture advisor to Collaborative Fund, view more..

Justin Goldbach - Aspen Institute

Justin is a founding member of the Aspen Institute's Center for Business Education, wherein he worked to integrate social, environmental, and ethical thinking into business school curriculum and business practice. Managing relationships with over 150 schools in 24 countries, view more..

Adriana Pentz - Starting Bloc

Adriana Pentz became the CEO of StartingBloc in June of 2009. Since then, she has focused on the strategic direction of the organization. She successfully led the expansion of the StartingBloc brand to Los Angeles and builds relationships with values aligned companies and graduate schools.For over seven years, StartingBloc has helped social innovators view more..

Ryan Scott - Causecast

Ryan Scott has a knack for recognizing good. Ryan got his start as the co-founder of NetCreations, an opt-in email marketing company that he and a colleague started out of their garage in the mid- nineties. They wanted to prove that ethical marketing was profitable, sustainable, and the right way to do business. view more..

Diane Solinger

Diane Solinger joined EF in 1999 and serves as the organization's Executive Director. EF is a US based nonprofit organization dedicated to encouraging, empowering and enhancing corporate social responsibility view more..

Aman Singh - CSR Journalist & Communications/Social Media Specialist

Aman Singh is a CSR journalist and communications strategist. A contributory writer for Forbes and CSRwire, she is the author of In Good Company: Singh on CSR, a blog on CSR communications and strategy, and an IEMA-certified CSR Practitioner, trained in GRI reporting standards. She is also the founder of Singh Solutions, view more..

Wayne Visser - CSR International

Wayne Visser is Founder and Director of the think-tank CSR International and the author of twelve books, including The Age of Responsibility: CSR 2.0 and the New DNA of Business (2011), The World Guide to CSR (2010) and The A to Z of Corporate Social Responsibility (2010). In addition, Wayne is Senior Associate at the University of Cambridge Programme for Sustainability Leadership, view more..