Tag: DiversityInc Special Awards

VIDEO: 2014 DiversityInc Special Awards

The 2014 DiversityInc Special Awards were handed out at a dinner ceremony on October 21, 2014 at the Marriott Marquis in New York City. CEOs from all seven recipient companies were on hand to accept their awards and share some insight into what their company does that sets them apart….

VIDEO: 2014 Top Company for Employee Resource Groups: Merck & Co.

Top Company for Employee Resource Groups: Merck & Co. Accepting award: Willie Deese, Executive Vice President and President, Merck Manufacturing Division Reasons for Honor: Merck has nine Employee Business Resource Groups with 60 chapters, including groups based on veteran status and religion. Each group has its own business plan, tied…

VIDEO: 2014 Top Company for Inclusive Culture: MasterCard

Top Company for Inclusive Culture: MasterCard Accepting Award: Ajay Banga, President and CEO Reasons for Honor: MasterCard has taken specific action to create an inclusive culture, starting at the top of the organization. President and CEO Ajay Banga meets quarterly with employee resource groups and chairs the executive diversity council….

VIDEO: 2014 Top Company for Diversity Councils: EY

Top Company for Diversity Councils: EY Accepting Award: Stephen Howe Jr., Americas Managing Partner and U.S. Firm Managing Partner Reasons for Honor: Leaders leading by example can make all the difference when it comes to demonstrating diversity commitment. The EY diversity council meets quarterly, sets corporate diversity-and-inclusion goals, and links…

VIDEO: 2014 Top Company for Mentoring: Sodexo

Top Company for Mentoring: Sodexo Accepting Award: George Chavel, President and CEO Reasons for Honor: Sodexo is the only company to have been in the top two of the DiversityInc Top 50 for five years in a row. That’s because of the efforts of many people, but especially George Chavel,…

VIDEO: 2014 Top Company for Supplier Diversity: Wyndham Worldwide

Top Company for Supplier Diversity: Wyndham Worldwide Accepting Award: Stephen Holmes, Chairman and CEO Reasons for Honor: Wyndham Worldwide is truly an exceptional company when it comes to supplier diversity. The company spends close to 15 percent and slightly more than 10 percent of its total procurement with Tier I…

VIDEO: 2014 Top Company for Global Diversity: Accenture

Top Company for Global Diversity: Accenture Accepting Award: Stephen J. Rohleder, Group Chief Executive North America Reasons for Honor: Accenture is a truly global company, with 85 percent of its workforce outside of the United States. The firm pioneered the virtual workplace and has also been a pioneer in creating…

Video: 2013 DiversityInc Special Awards Dinner

On Oct. 16 in New York City, DiversityInc honored seven companies for unique achievements that go beyond the scope of normal diversity-management best practices. Top Company for Talent Development: Time Warner Accepting Award: Jeff Bewkes, Chairman and CEO Reasons for Honor: Accountability: To ensure an effective pipeline of talent from…

8 CEOs Whose Inclusive Styles Change Corporate Cultures

These CEOs and senior executives discussed the need for clearly stated values of inclusion at our recent eventand how it benefits their businesses. Watch the clips below to see what forthright diversity leadership looks like. Andr Wyss, Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation: “Now more than ever, our customers and patients we serve…