Plum Creek CEO Honored for Leadership and Advocacy by SFI by @USGBC
The Sustainability Forestry Initiative (SFI) recognized Rick Holley, the CEO of Seattle-based Plum Creek Timber Company, this month for his longstanding work in illustrating how wood that’s produced from responsibly managed forests ultimately benefits our communities. Holley has been a driving force behind the effort to use wood and wood products developed from responsibly managed working forests in the sustainable built environment. For his continual advocacy and leadership on behalf of working forests, SFI has awarded him with the SFI Presidents’ Award as part of the 20-year anniversary celebration of SFI’s transformation and market acceptance. Holley was one of the early adopters of SFI and has twice served as Chair of the three-chamber board, equally representing economic, environmental and social interests. His support since the early 1990s has helped make SFI a proof...