June 28, 2016 by Damian O’Keeffe
Hornblower prides itself on doing its best for the environment. That’s why we were the first passenger vessel company in the United States to build and run a hybrid fueled yacht.
More recently, our Executive Chef, Scott Hauser, took the pledge to go local when it comes to sourcing the delicious food you’ll find on our cruises.
Baldor is a major produce supplier to Hornblower, you’ll find it in food across almost all of our cruises from our sophisticated à la carte …
October 27, 2015 by Damian O’Keeffe
Hornblower Cruises & Events has always been a leader in our field when it comes to the environment, sustainability and corporate responsibility.
This approach has been intrinsic to Hornblower from the very beginning thanks to the vision and efforts of our Chairman and CEO, Terry Macrae. So, it’s great to see Terry’s commitment rewarded at City and State Magazine’s Corporate Social Responsibility Awards and being honored for Distinguished Lifetime Achievement in Promoting Environmentally Responsible Water Transportation.
Put simply, it’s for dedication to …
Sustainability is a hot topic among event planners and conference organizers. Being able to minimize our footprint on the environment, and in turn produce memorable events is central to Hornblower’s larger business model. Successfully achieving this, however, is no easy feat. Every detail of an event, from registration, to set up, presentation and break down must be scrutinized to the highest degree in order to effectively reduce our events’ impact on the natural wold around us.
As we head into 2015, …
In 2013, Emerald Brand launched the first annual Emerald Award for Sustainability to recognize environmental leaders across four industries: Distribution, Facilities, Foodservice Operations, and Hospitality. This year, Emerald Brand is recognizing four companies that have significantly reduced their impacts on the environment. The Emerald Award for Sustainability takes into account not only participation in the Emerald Brand Sustainability Program, which includes the use of rapidly renewable, recycled, and compostable disposable products, but also a commitment to green initiatives across …