Pringle Creek Community becomes Salem’s First B Corporation

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Salem Magazine: Pringle Creek CommunityPringle Creek Community (PCC), a fully sustain-able residential development located in the heart of Oregon’s flourishing Willamette Valley, is proud to announce that it has become the first company in Salem to achieve B CorpTM  certification. The designation places it among an elite, vetted group of  companies committed to being a force for good and creating value for society beyond profit alone. The Certified B Corporation® certification requirements align seamlessly with the way PCC does business and how we are redefining residential mixed- ‐use development. PCC seeks to shift the way we live toward a more sustainable future where all can thrive, serving as an example to developers, home buyers and the  real  estate  industry  that  building,  buying,  and  living  in  sustainable  communities  has  enormous  benefits for all. Salem Magazine: Pringle Creek CommunityFrom its inception, Pringle Creek Community has embraced a business ethic not focused on profit but on the improvement of our communities, the environment, and the way people live. The recipient of many awards for sustainable development and green building, PCC now joins 17 international real estate developers as a Certified B Corporation®. PCC is proud to lead Salem, Oregon, becoming its first B Corp, and one of only two Certified B Corp real estate developers in the entire state. Called “the highest standard for socially responsible business” by Inc. magazine, B CorpTM certification recognizes companies who voluntarily meet standards of transparency, account-ability and social impact. More than 1,550 companies across 42 countries and 130 industries are B Corp certified, including Etsy, Ben & Jerry’s and Patagonia.

“From the very beginning, we’ve embraced the triple bottom line of a sustainable development business – concern for people, planet and profit – so joining the B Corporation family makes perfect sense!”- ‐ Ian Meyer, President 

Pringle Creek Community is a fully sustainable residential development located in the heart of Oregon’s flourishing Willamette Valley. It is a place to live like no other; a vibrant, innovative community set in a serene urban oasis where living is simplified and woven into the rhythm of nature.

Salem Magazine: Pringle Creek CommunityWith your home at Pringle Creek, you become part of a neighborhood founded on principles of sustainability. We offer build-ready lots, custom home plans, and a selection of newly constructed homes, all developed to the highest build quality and green certifications. You will enjoy all the modern amenities of urban living in a beautiful natural setting filled with thoughtfully planned outdoor spaces, walking and biking paths, gardens and orchards, and community gathering places right outside your front door.

Pringle Creek Community is a place for everyone where the focus is on healthy living for you, your family, and the planet. Come to Pringle Creek Community and see for yourself what truly sustainable living is all about.

Certified B Corporations meet the highest standards of overall social and environmental performance, legally expand their corporate responsibilities to include consideration of stakeholder interests, and build collective voice through the power of the unifying B Corporation brand. There are more than 1,300 Certified B Corporations from over 120 industries and nearly 50 countries with 1 unifying goal – to redefine success in business. B Corporations are leaders of the global movement of People Using Business as a Force for Good.

If you would like more information about this topic, please contact Jonathan Schachter, VP Development at 503-‐315-1055  or email at Jonathan@pringlecreek.com