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SIG’s Sustainability Consultant Gabriella de la Vera Recognized as one of Fitwel’s Top 20 Fitwel Ambassadors for 2024

Outside portrait of Gabriella d | SIGAtlanta, GA – March 21, 2024 – Sustainable Investment Group (SIG) proudly announces that Gabriella de la Vera, our dedicated Sustainability Consultant specializing in Wellness, has been honored as one of Fitwel’s Top 20 Fitwel Ambassadors for 2024. This prestigious recognition is part of the annual Best In Building Health Awards, organized by Fitwel, the world’s leading certification system committed to building health for all.

Gabby de la Vera has been instrumental in advancing the mission of creating healthier workplace environments and communities. Her unwavering dedication to incorporating Fitwel’s strategies into sustainability projects has significantly elevated the sustainability and well-being initiatives of our clients, setting a benchmark for excellence in the industry. Fitwel announced this recognition on March 21, 2024, through a press release on their official website and across their social media channels.

The announcement highlights de la Vera’s significant contributions and her role as a leading advocate for building health. The detailed Best in Building Health Report, which will further showcase her achievements among others, is anticipated to be released in the coming weeks.

Gabby de la Vera shared her thoughts on the recognition: “Fitwel has been a passion of mine since being a college intern at SIG. Becoming a Fitwel Ambassador has enabled me to be a trusted advisor to our clients and be confident in my ability to document these projects and bring them to the certification finish line. It’s also positioned me to be a sounding board for my colleagues and assist them with any questions they have on their Fitwel projects. Every day I look forward to working with our clients who have the same drive to achieve healthy buildings and communities!”

The Fitwel Ambassador program brings together a global network of leaders who are knowledgeable about the Fitwel certification system and committed to fostering health-promoting strategies within building projects. Being named a Top 20 Ambassador places Gabby de la Vera among an elite group of professionals driving the movement for a healthier future.

About Sustainable Investment Group (SIG)

Sustainable Investment Group (SIG) is a full-service sustainability firm at the forefront of the green building movement, recognized as a LEED Proven Provider and ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year – Sustained Excellence. Our expertise in delivering comprehensive sustainability and wellness solutions spans various sectors, including office, mixed-use, and multi-family properties. We offer a wide range of services from consulting and certification support (LEED, WELL, Fitwel) to energy audits and ESG strategy implementation, driven by our commitment to environmental stewardship and the advancement of sustainable development.

About Fitwel

Fitwel is the world’s leading certification system committed to building health for all. Generated by expert analysis of over 7,000 academic research studies, Fitwel is implementing a vision for a healthier future through a standard that empowers a wide range of professionals, including building owners, designers, and facility managers, to enhance occupant health and productivity through targeted improvements. Fitwel is a joint initiative of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the General Services Administration. To learn more about Fitwel, visit  www.fitwel.org.