Congratulations to all of our Excellence in Commuter Options (ECO) Award winners! The ceremony, hosted in the historic Fenway Park, celebrated over 190 Massachusetts employers, both large and small, that have shown a dedication to providing comprehensive transportation options. These companies continually reduce traffic congestion, improve air quality, and support strong local and regional economies by offering and incentivizing smart, sustainable transportation choices.
While we received many fantastic nominations, a select few were truly notable. These employers exceeded expectations in bringing green commute options to the workplace. During the ceremony, the following companies received Spotlight Awards in recognition of their outstanding efforts.
The 2018 Spotlight Award Winners:
Small University: MGH Institute of Health Professions
Large University: Harvard University
Honorable Mention: Tufts University
Hospital / Healthcare Provider: Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Municipality: City of Worcester
Private Employer: Reebok International Ltd.
Honorable Mention: Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
Rising Star: Bentley University
State & Federal Government: Massachusetts Port Authority
Employers that excelled in the green transportation industry over the past year were also celebrated at the ECO Awards where each received a Gold, Silver, or Bronze certificate.
Thank you to all of our employers that created transportation solutions in their industries and to those who came to celebrate their efforts. We would also like to thank our wonderful speakers, Deputy Director of Planning, MassDOT, Steve Woelfel; Master of Ceremonies, Cindy Campbell; Director of Sustainable Mobility, MassDOT, Jacqueline DeWolfe; and Associate General Counsel, Reebok International Ltd., Keith Wexelblatt.
The 2018 awards are sponsored by: Eastern Bank, Rideshare by Enterprise, WeDriveU, at the Platinum level; 128 Business Council, AECOM, Bay State Commute, Charles River TMA, Edenred, Ride Systems, Seaport TMA, and Transaction Associates at the Gold level; and Hubway, LimeBike, and Transit Screen at the Bronze level.