The DiversityInc Top Companies for Supplier Diversity

Companies on this list utilize established best practices to achieve higher percentages of both Tier I (direct contractor) and Tier II (subcontractor) procurement with vendors owned by women, Blacks, Latinos, Asians, American Indians, LGBT individuals, people with disabilities and veterans with disabilities. Best practices include:

  • Integrating supplier diversity into corporate goals
  • Having the CEO sign off on supplier-diversity results
  • Auditing supplier-diversity numbers
  • Ensuring suppliers are certified
  • Linking procurement-management compensation to supplier-diversity goals
  1. Accenture
  2. Comcast NBCUniversal
  3. EY
  4. Cox Communications
  5. PwC
  6. AT&T
  7. Hilton
  8. Eli Lilly and Co.
  9. Cummins
  10. CVS
  11. ADP
  12. Johnson & Johnson
  13. Toyota
  14. Kaiser Permanente
  15. Marriott International