ARLINGTON, VA, January 30, 2018 - The Ethics & Compliance Initiative (ECI), the nation's authority on ethics research and advancement of ethical performance, announces that Dr. Patricia Harned, CEO, has been recognized as one of the Top Thought Leaders in Trust in 2018 by Trust Across America. Trust Across America acknowledges and rewards the exceptional work of the nation's finest trailblazers who enhance organizational trustworthiness around the world. The honor illustrates Dr. Harned's unparalleled devotion to building organizational integrity across the country, and further reflects the success of ECI's mission in fostering ethics and compliance practitioners with the tools and research they need to address tomorrow's most pressing issues.
"I am honored to join this prestigious and diverse group of individuals who received this Top Thought Leadership in Trust award," says Dr. Harned, "we share an important commitment to advancing the highest standards of ethical leadership in our country."
As a leading voice on matters concerning ethics and compliance, Dr. Harned looks forward to continuing her organizational mission to support high quality ethics and compliance programs and cultivate a strong ethical culture in today's workplace.
About the Ethics & Compliance Initiative
The Ethics & Compliance Initiative (ECI) empowers organizations to create and sustain high quality ethics and compliance programs. With a history dating back to 1922, ECI brings together ethics and compliance professionals and academics from all over the world to share techniques, research and, most of all, exciting new ideas. www.ethics.org