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The Piedmont Land Conservancy's annual LandJam event could not exist without the gracious contributions of local businesses and individuals who share our belief in the preservation of the Piedmont's most treasured lands. We would like to give special thanks to the sponsors that have contributed to this year's event.

 

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VF CORPORATION - SUSTAINABILITY & RESPONSIBILITY - AN OPPORTUNITY TO LEAD

For VF Corporation, sustainability isn’t just about doing what’s right for people and the planet, it’s also good business. Our sustainability platform creates tangible value by serving as the catalyst for identifying new opportunities, reducing and managing risks and lowering our costs. In that context, we view sustainable operations both as a competitive advantage and an opportunity to help conserve the environments and resources that we outfit our consumers to explore.

Our Approach to Environmental Sustainability - From manufacturing and shipping VF products to lighting our stores and running our offices, our business operations require a significant amount of energy and water, and they also generate waste. That’s why we’ve identified Energy & Climate, Water and Waste as our three focus areas. 2014 marked the first year that VF produced a comprehensive Sustainability & Responsibility Report, for which we analyzed our environmental footprint and identified where our impacts are at the highest. We work diligently to address those concerns.

Sustaining the Entire Product Lifecycle - VF manufactures more than 500 million units of product every year. Our consumers around the world expect our products to be developed and produced in a responsible manner. We consider how, where and by whom our products are made, as well as the associated environmental and social impacts. We leverage our size and diversity to create more sustainable and responsible products that delight our consumers. Collaborative efforts among our brands, supply chain, product teams and innovation programs are identifying our most promising opportunities. Through these efforts, our company can truly become an agent of positive change.

Living Our Core Values - Honesty, integrity and respect for others; these are VF’s core values. Our, global, dynamic and dedicated workforce – no matter which brand they work for or what country they live in – embraces these values and uses them as a compass to guide our decisions and actions.

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COLONIAL PIPELINE COMPANY

Every day, Colonial Pipeline safely and efficiently delivers more than 100 million gallons of gasoline, home heating oil, aviation fuel and other refined petroleum products. Starting in Houston and terminating at the New York harbor, Colonial consists of more than 5,500 miles of pipeline, most of which is underground, and aboveground storage tanks which support safe operations of the overall system. Colonial connects the robust U.S. refinery region of the Gulf Coast with customers serving communities and businesses throughout South and the Eastern United States. A major piece is U.S. infrastructure, Colonial’s mission is to move energy to where it’s needed, store it until it’s needed and blend it as it’s needed. This is accomplished by committing to safe operations that enable the efficient, reliable and responsible transportation of fuels.

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MAJOR SPONSORS

Great Outdoor Provision Co. was founded in 1972 and is a a specialty outdoor retailer based in North Carolina. As a locally owned shop we want to make you happy – because you’re our neighbor. We are committed to personalized retail and encourage you to come in our store and try on, get fitted, compare and contrast, touch and feel our product and interact with staff who know and go outdoors. Our 9 convenient shops are filled with gear and clothing for life outside; work and play. We can help you get where you are going, outfit you for comfort, safety, and help you engage in sport outdoors. We expect the product we sell you to satisfy. We guarantee that it will. That means we’ll buy it back if it doesn’t. Plus, we’ll always match price on identical items at national chain-stores with a store in our town.

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David and Derek met working at the biggest apparel company in the world. A decade later, with a passion for t-shirts and a ‘72 VW bus, they left the corporate life and set out to create a mindful movement, encouraging others to live in the now. After 7 years the journey continues with a growing community that has a love for mindfully made products.

Our state of mind comes from three core values:

• We encourage everyone to live their best life.
• We care about our ethical and environmental impact.
• We create well-made products that last.

In the same mindset, we are actively mindful of what and who is around us. We want to be present and make a difference. That’s why we give openly to multiple organizations that want to see the world become a better place. Join the mindful movement.

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LoHi Records is an independent record label formed out of Greensboro, NC. The label is a partnership formed by entrepreneur and marketing veteran Jim Brooks with singer/songwriter and record producer Todd Snider, record producer Tim Carbone who also plays fiddle in newgrass band Railroad Earth and Chad Staehly from Gold Mountain Entertainment in Nashville. The label will help independent artists reach a wider audience through their album releases and aiding in their career development.

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AAR Roofing & Sheet Metal is a family owned, service oriented, and roofing organization with 30 years of experience in virtually all major commercial and industrial roofing systems. Our goal is customer satisfaction. To achieve this goal, our philosophy has always been to install quality products with superior workmanship at a competitive price.We are one of the largest single office Roofing Companies in the nation. Our structure allows us to provide superior service and quality and keep our costs down. We are fully licensed, accredited and bondable up to a 22 million dollar aggregate.

Operating out of a central office location on the East Coast allows us to closely control all aspects of the commercial roofing process. Our structure is the key to work side-by-side with all departments on your project from estimating, project management to the billing process….It’s all under one roof!

Our size and abilities give us all the advantages of a large corporation, but our family owned and operated basis allows the customer service that our customers appreciate and demand. We are currently under the leadership of the second generation of the Kurth family. Brad Kurth and Michelle Strickland, siblings of the founder Michael Kurth, have taken the reins to drive the company into new era of commercial roofing. Their family values, strong work ethic and experience make the company run smoothly as we move into a new generation of roofing concepts and abilities.

As technology evolves in our industry, so does AAR Roofing. We continue to research and implement new technology to provide quality roofing systems as efficiently as possible. We regularly use satellite imagery and various computerized systems to analyze and assist with roof design and estimating. We also utilize non-destructive moisture testing such as Infra-Red Scanning and Nuclear Moister Meters to detect and quantify subsurface moister that may be hidden within an existing roofing assembly. Our Philosophy is to utilize the latest proven methods to make your project as cost efficient as possible.

Celebrating our 30th year in business in 2016 we have the experience and know how to handle any commercial roofing application. We maintain a personal level of pride in our work in all aspects of our business. With AAR Roofing you don’t get the hassles and confusion that other companies with multiple offices have. We maintain an in-house professional attitude that can provide immediate attention and unequaled service. Call one number, one company… AAR ROOFING….and let us provide your roofing needs.

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Our mission is to provide valuable insight, information and resources that will allow our readers to maintain a healthy, active, sustainable lifestyle. Natural Triad & Beyond contains timely information on natural health, complementary and alternative medicine, nutrition, fitness, personal growth, green living, and the products and services that support good health.

This is a free publication supported solely by our advertisers. It is available in over 600 locations throughout the Triad, including: throughout Wake Forest Baptist Health, most Lowe's Foods and Harris Teeter locations, A&S Natural Health Stores, most public libraries, area hospitals, Earth Fare, Deep Roots, Whole Foods, health and ed cation centers, healing centers and wherever free publications are generally seen.

Please call for a location near you.

Call us at 336-369-4170 if you would like copies placed at your place of business.

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Blue Mandolin Marketing + Design is a full-service marketing and advertising agency that has been providing experienced marketing advice and creative to businesses and organizations for over a decade. With a strategic focus, Blue Mandolin approaches each and every project by first clearly understanding its goals and objectives. It is because of this too often forgotten perspective on marketing and creative that Blue Mandolin adopted its tagline – Start with Strategy™.

With marketing strategy and messaging clearly defined, Blue Mandolin then applies proven tactics and experience to implementing that strategy in a creative way. Building teams that best suit the task at hand, the company keeps focused on strategy while providing appealing design that encourages action on marketing goals.

Blue Mandolin offers clients web and mobile device design and development services, Search Engine Optimization, social networking design and maintenance, outbound email programs, print advertising design, point-of-purchase display design, Marketing Action Plans (MAPs), video creative and production, fleet wrap design, trade show design and implementation, media placement and fulfillment, marketing research, copywriting, and product and packaging design.

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CKProductions is a client-focused corporate video production company. Concentrating on the development of relationships and customizing that personal attention tailored to the needs of our clients, we create powerful high definition videos that make a tremendous impact on target audiences.

We have over 15 years of industry experience in a variety of production styles, including promotional, educational and product marketing production. CKProductions works across numerous industries and has produced quality corporate work for companies including Honda, Honeywell, and Dove Chocolate; broadcast work for X Factor, ESPN, and Super Bowl XLV; as well as educational work for North Carolina A&T State University, the University of North Carolina - Greensboro and Kaplan Early Learning Company. Consistently exceeding the expectations of our clients, CKProductions continues providing the highest quality in High Definition digital video.

Leading the way as a dynamic HD film company, we offer 3D animation, editing, state-of-the-art motion graphics and aerial drone services in addition to our broadcast commercial, marketing and cinematic style productions, ensuring the full package of results under one talented roof. From single camera on-location interviews to multi-crew shoots, our team handles projects of any scale and genre.

Located in the heart of the Triad in North Carolina, we offer our services in the surrounding areas of Greensboro, Winston-Salem and High Point as well as Raleigh-Durham, Charlotte, and Coastal North Carolina - and beyond.

Call today for a free video quote on your next project at 866-934-1117 or visit www.ckproductions.net to view samples of our work. Be sure to check out our sister company Sugar Shack Films for complete wedding and slow motion video offerings at www.sugarshackfilms.com.

 

 

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