The DiversityInc Top 13 Companies for Diversity Councils

2017 Top Companies for Diversity CouncilsThis list is based on effective best practices for councils that correlate to strong D&I management results.

The best practices that result in successful and sustainable councils include:

  • Leader of the council is the CEO
  • Council meets frequently – usually monthly or quarterly
  • High percentage of council participates in formal mentoring programs
  • Council sets and signs off on metrics and goals.
  • Council has rotational positions for leaders of employee resource groups.
  • Council members serve as formal mentors.

Top 13 Companies for Diversity Councils

  1.  EY
  2.  Sodexo
  3.  Northrop Grumman
  4.  KPMG
  5.  Abbott
  6.  Wyndham Worldwide
  7.  Kaiser Permanente

8.  Cox Communications
9.  Marriott International
10.  Wells Fargo
11.  KeyBank
12.  AT&T
13.  Procter & Gamble