GSN Planet Announces Call for Judges for the GSN 2023 Sustainability Awards

May 30, 2023 – GSN Planet is pleased to announce the Call for Judges for our upcoming 2023 Sustainability Awards. The Awards recognize and celebrate businesses and individuals who are at the forefront of social and environmental responsibility in the wellness industry.

An independent judging panel, comprising experienced professionals in the sustainability, spa, and wellness industries, will evaluate and award companies and individuals that are leading the way in social and environmental responsibility. The esteemed panel of judges will play a vital role in identifying those who have made outstanding contributions in the field of sustainability.

The GSN 2023 Sustainability Awards will recognize excellence in the following categories:

Sustainable Spa/Wellness Facility – The Michael Stusser Award:

  • This award recognizes a spa property or wellness facility that fully incorporates sustainability in its business strategy and management processes, spa facility, resource management practices, procurement, programming and treatments, staff and community engagement practices.

Sustainable Innovator – The Tara Grodjesk Award:

  • This award recognizes a product company, equipment supplier, distributor, or individual who fully incorporates sustainability in their purpose and management processes, operational practices, raw materials sourcing, packaging, and employee and community impact, with special attention to innovation.

Sustainable Newcomer – The Tracie Wertz Award:

  • This award recognizes a spa property, product company, equipment supplier, distributor, or individual who recently embarked on a sustainability journey, has an exceptional attitude towards environmental conservation and social upliftment, and achieved significant sustainability goals in a relatively short period and/or with a restricted budget, or made a significant contribution in a specific sustainability field.

“Join GSN’s esteemed judging panel as we discover and celebrate the pioneers in sustainability within the spa and wellness industries through the GSN 2023 Sustainability Awards,” said Maggy Dunphy, Board President of GSN Planet. “Together, let’s create a more responsible future in wellness and set new benchmarks for a vital industry.”

To apply for a judging position or to learn more about the GSN 2023 Sustainability Awards, please visit Sustainability Awards on the GSN website.

About GSNPlanet:
GSNPlanet is a 501(c) 6 nonprofit trade association serving the spa industry in support of action for a sustainable future.Their mission is to promote the vital connections between personal wellbeing, economic sustainability and the health of our planet. Through networking, education, and best practices developed with a membership of the nation’s most innovative green spas, GSN is a resource for vital people building a vital planet. 

Media Contact:
Dara Mayhew
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