TGW Studio

Certified B Corporation

New York, United States

Certified Since

January 2016


Service with Minor Environmental Footprint

Operates In

United States

TGW Studio is a social impact marketing and creative studio that partners with forward-thinking businesses to tell their stories. TGW Studio leads the region in integrating branding with mission-driven strategies while also creating shared value and instilling cultural change for their partners. TGW Studio has deep B2C and B2B client partnerships including global consumer brands (CPG / food & beverage), national mission-driven companies, technology, renewable energy, healthcare, education, and nonprofits. The future will rely on businesses of all shapes and sizes to be a force for good. TGW works with organizations ready to put a dent in (or fully demolish) their “business as usual” status and those ready to turn the impact dial up to 10. They’re a team of nice people doing things to make a difference. They’re at their best when working with similarly nice people with similarly impactful ideas. They don’t make things to enter into award shows or to bring them individual praise. TGW Studio discovers problems that they think they can have a part in fixing and holes they think they can have a part in filling. They create things they think can have a positive impact on this planet and the people on it.

Overall B Impact Score

Based on the B Impact assessment, TGW Studio earned an overall score of 84.0. The median score for ordinary businesses who complete the assessment is currently 50.9.
84 Overall B Impact Score
80 Qualifies for B Corp Certification
50.9 Median Score for Ordinary Businesses

Governance 12.7

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 & Engagement1.8
Corporate Accountability0.0
+ Mission Locked7.5

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 25.3

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.

Compensation & Wages9.7
Training & Education1.9
Worker Ownership2.7
Management & Worker Communication4.1

Community 24.5

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.

Job Creation2.4
Diversity & Inclusion5.7
Civic Engagement & Giving8.7
Local Involvement4.7
Suppliers, Distributors & Product2.0

Environment 9.7

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.

Land, Office, Plant5.1

Customers 11.8

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.

+ Support for Underserved/Purpose Driven Enterprises11.8
+ Serving in Need Populations0

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

2018 Overall B Impact Score84
2016 Overall B Impact Score84.2

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