Dave Stangis was named Vice President, Corporate Responsibility and Chief Sustainability Officer of Campbell Soup in March 2016.
Mr. Stangis reports to Denise Morrison, President and Chief Executive Officer. Dave designs Campbell's corporate social responsibility (CSR) and sustainability strategies, goals, policies, and programs. He now leads the Company’s strategies and external engagement related to CSR Strategy, Responsible Sourcing, Sustainable Agriculture, and Operational Sustainability. Working closely with other senior leaders, he is advancing Campbell's operational and communication strategies in these areas. Dave has helped the company achieve its place on the Dow Jones Sustainability Indexes and the 100 Best Corporate Citizens List, and recognition as one of the World's Most Ethical Companies. Dave joined Campbell as its first Vice President-CSR and Sustainability in September 2008. In 2011, his role was expanded to include oversight of Community Affairs and the Campbell Soup Foundation. From 2011 to 2016, he served as Vice President – Public Affairs and Corporate Responsibility and President of the Campbell Soup Foundation. Previously, Dave worked for 12 years at Intel, where he created and led the corporate responsibility function. In 2008 and 2013, Dave was named one of the 100 Most Influential People in Business Ethics by Ethisphere Magazine. Trust Across America named him one of the Top 100 Thought Leaders in Trustworthy Business Behavior for 4 years in a row. He serves/has served on the boards of Graham Sustainability Institute at the University of Michigan, Net Impact, The University of Detroit College of Business, and the United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey. Dave earned his B.S. degree from the University of Detroit, his M.S. degree in occupational and environmental health from Wayne State University in Detroit, and his M.B.A. degree from the University of Michigan. In 2013, Dave was recognized with Campbell's Influence With Honor leadership award.
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This is an excerpt of a chapter from the newly released book, 21st-Century Corporate Citizenship (Emerald Insight, 2017), by Dave Stangis, Chief Sustainability Officer and VP of Corporate Responsibility at Campbell Soup Company; and Katherine Valvoda Smith, executive director of the Center for Corporate Citizenship Carroll School of Management at Boston College. - 6 years ago
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