Meow Wolf

Certified B Corporation
Headquarters

New Mexico, United States

Certified Since

August 2017

Industry

Arts & entertainment

Sector

Service with Significant Environmental Footprint

Operates In

United States

Meow Wolf is an arts and entertainment company that creates immersive, interactive experiences to transport audiences of all ages into fantastic realms of story and exploration. It began in 2008 as an artist’s collective and focuses on bringing art and imagination to its communities. Meow Wolf values providing living wages for employees, full time jobs for artists, and increasing access to the arts. The company's first location in Santa Fe, New Mexico opened in 2016 and showcases the House Of Eternal Return, where visitors explore a multidimensional mystery house with secret passages, portals to magical worlds, and surreal, maximalist and mesmerizing art exhibits. Meow Wolf opened Kaleidoscape, the world’s first artist-driven ride at Elitch Gardens in Denver in 2019. Meow Wolf opened their second permanent installation, Omega Mart, at AREA15 in Las Vegas, NV in February 2021 and their third permanent installation, Convergence Station, in Denver, CO in September 2021. Meow Wolf seeks to give life to new properties in historically marginalized neighborhoods and engage with local community groups to bring art and imagination to more places. Meow Wolf is proud to be a certified B-Corporation in the themed entertainment industry.

Overall B Impact Score

Based on the B Impact assessment, Meow Wolf earned an overall score of 110.3. The median score for ordinary businesses who complete the assessment is currently 50.9.
110.3
110.3 Overall B Impact Score
80 Qualifies for B Corp Certification
50.9 Median Score for Ordinary Businesses

Governance 14.2

The Governance Impact Area evaluates a company's overall mission, engagement around its social and environmental impact, ethics, and transparency. This section also evaluates the ability of a company to protect their mission and formally consider stakeholders in decision making through their corporate structure (e.g. benefit corporation) or corporate governing documents.

Mission & Engagement1.4
Ethics & Transparency2.8
+ Mission Locked10

What is this? A company with an Impact Business Model is intentionally designed to create a specific positive outcome for one of its stakeholders - such as workers, community, environment, or customers.


Workers 28.7

The Workers Impact Area evaluates a company's contributions to its employees' financial security, health and safety, wellness, career development, as well as overall engagement and satisfaction. In addition, this section recognizes business models designed to benefit workers, such as companies that are at least 40% owned by non-executive employees and those that have workforce development programs to support individuals with barriers to employment.

Financial Security10.6
Health, Wellness, & Safety8.1
Career Development3.7
Engagement & Satisfaction6.2

Community 43.8

The Community Impact Area evaluates a company's engagement with and impact on the communities in which it operates, hires from, and sources from. Topics include diversity, equity, and inclusion; economic impact; civic engagement; charitable giving; and supply chain management. In addition, this section recognizes business models that are designed to address specific community-oriented problems, such as poverty alleviation through fair trade sourcing or distribution via microenterprises, producer cooperative models, locally focused economic development, and formal charitable giving commitments.

Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion5.2
Economic Impact3.0
Civic Engagement & Giving6.4
Supply Chain Management3.0
+ Designed to Give25.4

What is this? A company with an Impact Business Model is intentionally designed to create a specific positive outcome for one of its stakeholders - such as workers, community, environment, or customers.


Environment 10.3

The Environment Impact Area evaluates a company's overall environmental management practices as well as its impact on the air, climate, water, land, and biodiversity. This includes the direct impact of a company's operations and, when applicable, its supply chain and distribution channels. This section also recognizes companies with environmentally innovative production processes and those that sell products or services that have a positive environmental impact. Some examples might include products and services that create renewable energy, reduce consumption or waste, conserve land or wildlife, provide less toxic alternatives to the market, or educate people about environmental problems.

Environmental Management2.1
Air & Climate2.7
Water2.1
Land & Life2.8

Customers 12.9

The Customers Impact Area evaluates a company's stewardship of its customers through the quality of its products and services, ethical marketing, data privacy and security, and feedback channels. In addition, this section recognizes products or services that are designed to address a particular social problem for or through its customers, such as health or educational products, arts and media products, serving underserved customers or clients, and services that improve the social impact of other businesses or organizations.

Customer Stewardship2.1
+ Arts, Media, & Culture10.7

What is this? A company with an Impact Business Model is intentionally designed to create a specific positive outcome for one of its stakeholders - such as workers, community, environment, or customers.



Previous Overall B Impact Scores

2022 Overall B Impact Score110.3
2017 Overall B Impact Score80.2

Additional Documentation

Meow Wolf Disclosure Report 2022


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