Awards and Recognition

Stevie Awards for Women in Business
Female Executive of the Year
Resolute’s Pascale Lagacé wins silver Stevie®
Pascale Lagacé, vice president, Environment and Climate Change, was honored with a silver Stevie award for Female Executive of the Year – Business Products (more than 2,500 employees) on November 13, 2015. The award recognizes her achievements in promoting sustainability, which include a significant drop in Resolute’s greenhouse gas emissions and environmental incidents, as well as the ISO 14001 certification of the environmental management systems in nearly all our facilities. The Stevie Awards for Women in Business are among the world’s top honors for female entrepreneurs, executives and employees, and the organizations they run.
Stevie Awards for Women in Business
Website or Blog of the Year
Resolute bloggers bring home the bronze
On November 13, 2015, Resolute’s Corporate Communications team received a bronze Stevie® award in the website or blog of the year category. The Resolute Blog, launched in July 2014, covers a wide range of topics, with special emphasis on sustainability and news on the forest products industry.
AF&PA Sustainability Awards
Safety Leadership
At the American Forest & Paper Association (AF&PA) annual meeting on November 13, 2015, Resolute was honored with the AF&PA Leadership in Sustainability Award in the safety category for our Working Towards Zero Incidents project. The AF&PA’s Sustainability Awards recognize exemplary sustainability programs and initiatives in the paper and wood products manufacturing industry. Resolute was one of only seven companies to receive an AF&PA award in 2015 under the association’s Better Practices, Better Planet 2020 initiative.
Canada's Top 100 Corporate R&D Spenders
Fifth consecutive Top 100 ranking for Resolute
On November 2, 2015, Resolute was recognized as one of Canada’s Top 100 Corporate R&D Spenders in the annual ranking prepared by Research Infosource Inc. This was the fifth year in a row that Resolute made the listing. In fact, Resolute not only ranked 85th on the Top 100 Corporate R&D Spenders list for 2015, but also came 16th on Canada’s Top 20 Corporate Partners list, thanks to its 89 corporate partnerships over the period from 2010 to 2015.
International Business Awards – Stevies
Health, Safety and Environment Program of the Year
At the Stevie® International Business Awards gala on October 23, 2015, Resolute received a gold Stevie in the health, safety and environment program of the year category. In selecting Resolute for the category’s highest honor, the judges praised the company for having “excellent initiatives as a responsible company with integrity,” a willingness to “walk the talk” and “actions aligned with core values.” The International Business Awards are among the world’s premier business awards, honoring accomplishments in all aspects of work life.