Winners 2022

REAL LEADERS IMPACT AWARDS 2022 10 REAL-LEADERS.COM / SPRING 2022 1. CVS HEALTH What sets CVS Health apart isn’t just the health care it provides, but how it’s provided. It helps people navigate the health care system — and their personal health care — by improving access, lowering costs, and being a trusted partner for every meaningful moment of a persons health. 5. INTUITIVE SURGICAL Its Extended Use Instrument Program helps reduce the company’s environmental impact by requiring less materials and packaging. Generating less medical waste and helping reduce greenhouse gases through fewer shipments. 9. SMILE BRANDS A dental service organization that provides comprehensive business support services that allows dentists to spend less time on administration, marketing, and financial tasks and more time caring for patients. Their team is on a mission to deliver smiles to everyone. 21. PROUD SOURCE WATER Offers customers the finest water in the most sustainable manner. Produces only natural alkaline spring water from a protected water source, with no additives – only natural minerals and electrolytes. 25. ELEPHANTS DELICATESSEN A speciality foods and catering company serving local food in Portland, Oregon. Committed to fostering, cultivating, and preserving a culture of diversity and inclusion. 2. JOHNSON & JOHNSON Believe that good health is the foundation of thriving communities. The world’s largest healthcare company works to use its size and reach for good. Its Health for Humanity 2025 Goals are aligned with 11 UN SDGs, and its onedose COVID vaccine is used in conflict zones and remote communities. 6. EDWARDS LIFESCIENCES The global leader in patientfocused medical innovations for structural heart disease, and critical care and surgical monitoring. Driven by a passion to help patients, the company collaborates with the world’s leading clinicians and researchers to address unmet healthcare needs. 10. AMYRIS On a mission is to shift the world to sustainable consumption with clean, highperforming, and accessible ingredients for consumer brands and commercial partners. Making what is scarce, abundant for all. 22. NO EVIL FOODS Fuels and inspires positive impacts for people, planet, and animals through innovative plant-based food. Family founded, majority women-led, and aims to bring people closer to the origins of their food, while addressing issues like food insecurity, economic justice, and climate change. 26. EAT THE CHANGE Believes what we eat represents our single biggest daily opportunity to change our environmental footprint. Has a mission to create chef-crafted and nutrient-dense snacks that are kind to the planet. Combines marketplace solutions with education and activism to empower consumers. 3. MEDTRONIC Contributes to human welfare through the application of biomedical engineering in the research, design, manufacture, and sale of instruments or appliances that alleviate pain, restore health, and extend life. Strives to maintain good citizenship as a company. 7. MODERNA Maker of widely distributed covid vaccine. Pioneering a new class of medicines made of messenger RNA, or mRNA to create a new generation of transformative medicines for patients. 11. GOODROOT Reinventing healthcare one system at a time. Committed to improving and reforming critical health care systems to drive more value from the money spent on health by developing businesses that reform or replace the parts of the system that are no longer working. 23. AMAVIDA COFFEE ROASTERS Works with coffee producers to improve their quality of life by building markets to support their products, and educating communities on the needs of producers and the importance of organic, fair-trade products. 4. BOSTON SCIENTIFIC Dedicated to transforming lives through innovative medical solutions that improve the health of patients around the world. Connecting science, humanity, and purpose and doing right by employees, customers, communities, and the environment. 8. BENEFIT SYSTEMS Helping to release endorphins that lead to a healthier lifestyle. Passionate about creating programs for those who want to be active and enjoy life to the fullest. 12. WARRIORS HEART Offers private, licensed and accredited resort style healing centers for the nation’s warriors. Specializes in substance abuse treatment and cooccurring psychological disorders, with special attention to post traumatic stress, unresolved grief/loss, and moral injury. 24. GOOD FOOD FOR GOOD Making it easy for people to eat healthy foods that taste delicious while doing good for the world. Committed to making uncompromisingly healthy foods to help eradicate food-related diseases, end world hunger, and preserve our planet. Food&Beverage Healthcare “Transparency, accountability, and sustainability have become the slogans of the market leaders. Companies carry out environmental and social audits to court the consumer, and even the bluest chips woo organizations such as Greenpeace and Amnesty.” — Noreena Hertz, academic, economist, author