Mohawk’s Rochelle Routman named Top 10 Women in Sustainability Leadership

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Calhoun, Ga.—Rochelle Routman, director of sustainability at Mohawk, was named one of the 10 Most Powerful Women in Sustainability by Green Building & Design for environmental leadership in the category of manufacturing. The recipients of the Women in Sustainability Leadership Award, presented by Green Building & Design, illustrate the importance of diversity in the sustainability field, and inspire to infuse more positions with sustainability-related responsibilities. The inaugural awards took place on Friday, Nov. 14, 2014 in San Francisco, Calif. honoring all 10 women, including prominent environmental influencer and former secretary of state Hilary Clinton.

“With enthusiasm, guidance and leadership, Rochelle has been a true champion when it comes to driving Mohawk Group’s commitment to sustainability, and we are extremely proud to have her as part of our team,” said Michel Vermette, senior vice president of commercial and international at Mohawk. “Rochelle’s sustainability initiatives have been instrumental across the enterprise as she leads a cross-functional team that is made up of employees from all over the Mohawk Industries.”

“It is an honor to be making history with Green Building & Design’s inaugural recognition of the Top 10 Most Powerful Women in Sustainability,” Routman said. “It is simply amazing to be in the company of environmental women leaders who are challenging their respective industries and being recognized for the important work that is being done to defend our planet.”

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