Barb BrownBarb Brown is Principal and Co-owner of BrownFlynn, an award-winning corporate responsibility and sustainability consulting firm based in Highland Heights, Ohio. Together with her business partner, Margie Flynn, Barb founded BrownFlynn on the premise that companies who simultaneously focus on doing good and doing well, ultimately “win” for their shareholders, employees, customers and other critical stakeholders. For more than 15 years, BrownFlynn has advised Fortune 500 clients on how to integrate responsible practices into their business strategies and how to engage stakeholders around these practices for bottom-line impact. BrownFlynn is the first U.S.-certified trainer for the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI), the international “gold standard” for sustainability management and reporting. Further, Barb was personally asked to be a reviewer of a new corporate responsibility standard, ULE 880, developed by UL Environment and GreenBiz Group.notably the author of three chapters within Consulting for Business Sustainability published in 2009 by Greenleaf Publishing. To learn more about BrownFlynn please visit or You can also find us on Twitter, Linkedin, Facebook, or check out our blog.