No. 46 | Southern Company | DiversityInc Top 50
WHY IT’S ON THE LIST
Southern Company makes its debut on the list for its equitable practices in developing employees. Its commitment extends from Thomas Fanning, chairman, president and chief executive officer, through the entire company. Southern Company also ranks No. 1 in DiversityInc’s new Top Companies for Opportunity list.
• Blacks, Asians and Latinos in Senior Management: 7.3% higher than U.S. companies overall
• Women in Senior Management: 34.3% higher than U.S. companies overall
Thomas A. Fanning
Chairman, President and CEO
EVP & Chief Human Resources Officer
U.S. HEADQUARTERS: Atlanta, Ga.
GLOBAL EMPLOYEES: 26,456
Last Year’s DiversityInc Top 50 Ranking • New
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