The Golden Jubilee Conference Hotel has moved one step closer to becoming the most sustainable conference venue in Scotland after receiving the prestigious ECOsmart Gold accreditation.
One of only two Scottish venues awarded the Gold accreditation, the 4-star venue was commended for their responsible business practices, innovative sustainability solutions and ethical values.
The Gold accreditation was achieved after successfully showcasing their dedication to sustainability and environmental stewardship, and commitment to building a greener future in line with the Scottish Government’s target to become net zero by 2045.
With a history of providing their delegates and guests with sustainable options, including paperless meetings and hybrid events, the hotel is well known for their commitment to social responsibility.
ECOSmart Gold is the latest recognition of the hotel’s commitment to social responsibility and sustainability.
They also hold Visit Scotland Green Tourism Business Scheme Gold, International Association of Conference Centres GreenStar Scheme and the Venues of Excellence Committed to Sustainability Awards.
Louise Boyse, Commercial and Business Development Director at Greengage said: “The Golden Jubilee Conference Hotel is a worthy recipient of the ECOSmart gold accreditation with impressive initiatives such as the tree planting and reducing water usage.
“It’s heartening to see how the team has fully embraced environmental sustainability and educated staff on how to incorporate sustainability into their daily lives.”
Commercial and Logistics Director, Denis Flanagan said: “Receiving the ECOsmart Gold award is a milestone on our journey to adopting eco-friendly practices across all aspects of our operations.
“We strive to lead by example, from conserving water resources, using innovative technology solutions, sourcing sustainable materials and supporting local businesses.
“Our ECOsmart accreditation demonstrates our commitment to sustainability to our staff, guests and delegates and guarantees we are on the right path to shaping a greener world.”
To book your conference or event at the Golden Jubilee Conference Hotel, visit https://www.goldenjubileehotel.com/conferences/ or call 0141 951 6006