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AFARA President Dan Zilnik Named Clean50 Award Winner

September 27, 2018

CALGARY, Alberta & TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep 27, 2018--AFARA, a Canadian consultancy that delivers data-driven sustainability business cases to clients worldwide, congratulates its founder and President, Dan Zilnik, for receiving Canada’s Clean50 honour.

Dan is one of 50 leaders and small teams who have been recognized for contributing to Canada’s future prosperity by leading sustainability and clean capitalism in the country.

“Dan Zilnik was chosen after rigorous screening and research by Delta Management, with advice from internal researchers and external advisors, and was among Honourees selected from an initial pool of approximately 600 well-qualified nominees,” says Gavin Pitchford, CEO, Delta Management Group.

Dan is one of 50 leaders and small teams who have been recognized for contributing to Canada’s future prosperity by leading sustainability and clean capitalism in the country.

“Dan is not just a leader in our company, he’s a leader in this space,” says Tiffany Wong, Associate Engineer at AFARA. “It’s amazing to work at a place where we are inspired to tackle global challenges and work with our clients to make impactful improvements in sustainability. We feel passionate about what we do here, and the world is starting to notice.”

Having grown from a sole proprietorship to a Canada-wide team of engineers, economists, and creative minds in less than four years, AFARA has built its client base to include local energy giants like Suncor and international names such as Nestle Waters North America and XPRIZE.

“This award is really a symbol that the team at AFARA are solving meaningful problems and are making a real impact,” says Zilnik. “Sustainability is about making the environment, economy and social improvement agendas come together, work together, and create measurable outcomes. It’s an honour to be recognized as helping lead this change, and with the skilled team we have at AFARA, we’re looking forward to making bold moves and solving real-world issues when it comes to sustainability. Thank you to our clients who continue to believe in and collaborate with the AFARA team.”

For more information on AFARA, their clients, and their ideas and expertise, visit afara.com.

About AFARA: AFARA does the math, science and economics of sustainability, collaborating with its clients to build resilient, sustainable companies and economies. With offices in Calgary and Toronto and serving clients around the globe, AFARA does more than support decision-making with verifiable evidence – it offers solutions that are grounded in actionable insight and years of industry experience, making lasting improvements in sustainability performance.

About Delta Management: Leading sustainability and clean tech, search firm Delta Management Group in 2011 founded, and remains, the steward of the Canada’s Clean50 awards, created to annually identify, recognize and connect 50 sustainability leaders from every sector of Canadian endeavor, in order to facilitate understanding, collaboration and innovation in the fight to keep climate change impacts below 1.5 degrees. Ancillary awards also recognize 10 Emerging Leaders and the Top 20 Sustainability Projects of the year.

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CONTACT: AFARA

Kristin Diehl, +1 (403) 220-5747

Associate

kdiehl@afara.com

or

Delta Management

Gavin Pitchford, +1 (416) 925-2005 x 2300

CEO

gpitchford@deltamanagement.com

KEYWORD: NORTH AMERICA CANADA

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: PROFESSIONAL SERVICES CONSULTING FINANCE HUMAN RESOURCES ENVIRONMENT

SOURCE: AFARA

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