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Marketing Tips and Guidelines

for LEED® registered and certified projects


Certification Review


Earning LEED certification is a milestone to be celebrated, and is a point of pride for organizations as it demonstrates their commitment
to sustainability.

To ensure accuracy in the marketplace, it is important to understand that the various stages of certification (registering your intention to build, submittal to certify, and receiving certification) deserve different communication messages.

Click on one of the three options above based on what phase of the certification process you are in. There you will find guidelines for how to properly refer to the project.

If you have already received official notice from the CaGBC about the certification of your project, you’ll also find some useful marketing tips, a news release template, and awards information to aid in your completed project’s success story.