Athens, Greece, March 05, 2010 --(PR.com
)-- NaturCert announces the signature of the new Representation offices for Argentina, Indonesia and Malaysia, joining the existing offices now covering 10 countries internationally, with local presence and localized marketing.
In Argentina NaturCert appointed as Representative office PRO Consultora Turística SA, a consultancy company that develops projects and offers integral solutions for the management of destinations, tourism organizations, hotels as well as food & beverage operations. Jorge Mirchak, Founder & President of PRO Consultora Turística SA said "It is a great pleasure for us to be representing NaturCert in Argentina, as sustainability programs shape the present and the future of Tourism. The CEOs and Managers of the companies in the industry are understanding the importance for their company to be green & sustainable for enhancing the value proposing to their customers. And we are here for helping those companies to be more competitive."
In Indonesia NaturCert appointed as Representative office BICG, a research, business consulting and integrated sustainable development company based in Bali, Indonesia. The company specializes in assisting local organizations and communities develop and market their products and services. The company's consultants also work closely with a range of international partners and associates to help encourage sustainable development, CSR, as well as trade and investment in Indonesia. Ni Komang Sekar Sriyani, Director of BICG said "For BICG it is very important to provide international accepted certification standards that also consider the local conditions and therefore provide for local sustainability with an international recognition, which so far we found to be a missing link in existing certification schemes and standards."
In Malaysia NaturCert appointed as Representative office OWW Consulting, a leading provider of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) solutions and Socially Responsible Investment (SRI) research in Asia Pacific and the Middle East. The company aims to help organisations to understand how their financial, economic, social and environmental performance can be enhanced through socially responsible business practices. Dr. Geoffrey Williams, CEO of OWW Consulting said "We are very pleased to be working with NaturCert to help Malaysian companies gain recognition for their environmental efforts and to promote even better performance in the future."
Akis Laopodis, Managing Director of NaturCert said: ''We are very glad to announce today our 3 new partners for Argentina, Indonesia and Malaysia. We had been in talks for few months already and we are now ready to launch the provision of our services in these countries via the Representation offices.'' Mr. Laopodis also said that ''with our new locations covering now 10 countries internationally we will be able to fully expand our market presence in the Asian region as well as Latin America with sustainable growth of our activities for addressing the demand for our programs.''
NaturCert develops sustainability criteria and programs recognizing green & sustainable travel & tourism organizations. NaturCert operates through the international network of NaturCert Representative Offices and subsidiaries.
Further to that, NaturCert introduces international and local initiatives promoting sustainability and environmentally responsible as well as corporate social responsibility (CSR) practices. The initiatives are either developed by NaturCert's own team and network, its partners or third parties.
Address: Cnel. Beltrán 1758. Torre B. Piso 5º - Depto. Nº 8. (CP 5501) Godoy Cruz, Mendoza. Argentina
Tel.: +54 - 9 - 261 - 5175 298
Web: www.naturcert.com/argentina (currently being updated)
Address: Bali Garden Hotel, Jl. Kartika Plaza, 80361 Tuban – Bali, Indonesia
Tel.: +62 819 991 585 49
Web: www.naturcert.com/indonesia (currently being updated)
Address: B2B-12-3, Block 2B, Plaza Sentral, 2 Jalan Stesen Sentral 5, 50470 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Tel.: +603 2261 4310
Web: www.naturcert.com/malaysia (currently being updated)