Tag: Corporate Equality Index

Hilton Named a Best Place to Work for LGBT Equality

Hilton Worldwide (No. 42 on the DiversityInc Top 50 Companies list) announced that it received a perfect score on the 2017 Corporate Equality Index (CEI), a national benchmarking survey and report on corporate policies and practices related to LGBT workplace equality, administered by the Human Rights Campaign Foundation (HRC). The…

Marriott CEO Arne Sorensen: Indiana Law 'We Will Not Stand For It'

By Barbara Frankel Marriott International President and CEO Arne Sorensen doesn’t pull any punches when discussing Indiana’s Religious Freedom Restoration Act. “This is just plain wrong and and we will not stand for it the notion that you can tell businesses that somehow they are free to discriminate is madness….

42 DiversityInc Top 50 Companies Score a 100 in HRC's Corporate Equality Index

The Human Rights Campaign has released its 2015 Corporate Equality Index (CEI), which measures LGBT-inclusive policies among some of the nation’s largest employers using credible, fact-based criteria. DiversityInc Top 50 companies continue to outperform previous years and the Fortune 500 average on the CEI. In order to qualify for The…

What's the Worst Company for LGBT Employees ExxonMobil

By Barbara Frankel For the 14th year in a row, ExxonMobil shareholders have defeated a resolution to ban discrimination against LGBT employees and offer equal benefits. The top company in the Fortune 500, which earned almost $45 billion last year (its second-most-profitable year), is very clear in its lack of…