DALLAS – Sendero, a management consulting firm known for its purpose driven culture and dedication to clients, was chosen as a winner of the 2016 North Star Award by Communities Foundation of Texas’ Entrepreneurs for North Texas (EFNT).
The North Star Award recognizes companies who show a powerful commitment to making a meaningful contribution to the North Texas community through implementing civic-minded policies, providing opportunities for their employees to volunteer, and demonstrating exemplary commitment to good corporate citizenship.
Sendero’s locally-focused business model enhances their ability to make a difference in their communities. The company’s employee-created, employee-driven Sendero Cares committee helps coordinate the efforts and talents of employees as good corporate citizens. Through contributions of time, energy, creativity, and resources, Sendero works to make their communities the best places to live, work, and raise families. Working through EFNT and directly with various nonprofits, Sendero’s employees enrich their own and others’ lives. They support numerous organizations — including Camp John Marc, Chase’s Place, The Family Place, Bea’s Kids, Best Buddies, and Junior League — and continue to add more as employees share their passion for an organization.
“Sendero is a company that genuinely cares about the communities in which they live. Their commitment to giving back is evident in their policies, in how they empower their employees to give back, and in their willingness to partner with their clients to do good,” says Catherine Cuellar, Director of Entrepreneurs for North Texas. “Their company’s culture is evident in all the work they do with us.”
Sendero was presented the award at the 2016 Spirit of Entrepreneurship and Ring of Entrepreneurs Awards ceremony. Dr. Bobby B. Lyle was inducted into the Entrepreneurs for North Texas’ prestigious Ring of Entrepreneurs. He joins a circle of legendary philanthropic entrepreneurs. The event was the most highly attended ceremony yet. Civic leaders, community activists, and past honorees were among the many that applauded the honorees.
Sendero, a management consulting firm renowned for its culture and people, provides expertise delivering strategic planning, technology enablement, organizational effectiveness, and analytics solutions across multiple industries. Sendero helps businesses grow and thrive by bringing deep capabilities, driving alignment among stakeholders, and executing critical initiatives. To learn more about Sendero, please visit www.senderoconsulting.com.
About Entrepreneurs for North Texas
Entrepreneurs for North Texas (EFNT), a program of Communities Foundation of Texas, makes it easy for businesses to create a thriving culture of good corporate citizenship developing leaders through service. Entrepreneurs for North Texas supports 100 members with turn-key corporate affairs programs strategically aligning each company’s mission and values with employee volunteerism, in-kind contributions, and sponsorship opportunities.
About North Star Recognition
This recognition goes to those in the EFNT community who have demonstrated a powerful commitment to making a meaningful contribution to our neighborhoods and to strengthening EFNT’s network of good corporate citizens. Through their generous contribution of time, energy, creativity and resources, these award winners make North Texas the best place to live, work, and raise our families
About EFNT Ring of Entrepreneurs
The EFNT Ring of Entrepreneurs is an elite group of business leaders honored for their outstanding contributions to communities locally and internationally. These individuals exhibit a passionate commitment to corporate culture and philanthropy and have made an indelible impact on society. This prestigious group of legendary business leaders including Garrett Boone, Trevor Rees-Jones, Ebby Halliday Acers, Craig Hall, Ray Hunt, Herb Kelleher, Jim Keyes, Bill Lively, Ross Perot, T. Boone Pickens, and Roger Staubach.