WASHINGTON – The National Retail Federation today announced that it has hired Scot Case as vice president for corporate social responsibility (CSR) and sustainability.
“Scot will lead the expansion of NRF’s CSR and sustainability program, working to support the needs of our members and the broader retail industry,” NRF Senior Vice President of Government Relations David French said. “His extensive experience working on these issues in nonprofit, for-profit and government contractor roles gives him a unique perspective on the intersection of business, environmental and social issues.”
Case joins NRF with more than 25 years of CSR and sustainability experience consulting with a vast array of retailers and their suppliers, supporting the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency voluntary environmental labeling programs like Energy Star, WaterSense and Safer Choice, and advising federal agencies and state and local governments on their sustainability initiatives.
“Scot’s wealth of knowledge in this field will allow NRF to convene and collaborate with all of the appropriate stakeholders and begin scaling successful CSR and sustainability initiatives that meet the distinct needs of our members.”
The National Retail Federation, the world’s largest retail trade association, passionately advocates for the people, brands, policies and ideas that help retail thrive. From its headquarters in Washington, D.C., NRF empowers the industry that powers the economy. Retail is the nation’s largest private-sector employer, contributing $3.9 trillion to annual GDP and supporting one in four U.S. jobs — 52 million working Americans. For over a century, NRF has been a voice for every retailer and every retail job, educating, inspiring and communicating the powerful impact retail has on local communities and global economies. NRF.com