MILWAUKEE, Sept. 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- ManpowerGroup (NYSE: MAN), the world leader in innovative workforce solutions, has been named to the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) for the sixth consecutive year in recognition of the company's continuing corporate sustainability leadership in the industry.
"ManpowerGroup's track record of building talent sustainability for the good of companies, communities, countries and most importantly, individuals themselves, continues to be recognized," said Jeff Joerres, ManpowerGroup Chairman and CEO. "I am proud of how we are able to deliver first-rate service to our clients to help them win in a competitive marketplace, but also doing so in a way that remains true to the core DNA of our organization."
ManpowerGroup was named to the 2013 Dow Jones Sustainability North America Index in the Commercial and Professional Services sector. The DJSI follows a best-in-class approach, including companies across all industries that outperform their peers in numerous sustainability metrics. Each year, over 3,000 publicly traded companies are invited to report on their sustainability practices by completing RobecoSAM's Corporate Sustainability Assessment (CSA).
In March of this year, ManpowerGroup was named one of the World's Most Ethical (WME) Companies by the Ethisphere Institute for the third consecutive year for demonstrating industry leadership in ethical business practices. ManpowerGroup is the only company in the employment services industry to have earned this recognition for three consecutive years.
ManpowerGroup™ (NYSE: MAN) is the world leader in innovative workforce solutions that ensure the talent sustainability of the world's workforce for the good of companies, communities, countries, and individuals themselves. Specializing in solutions that help organizations achieve business agility and workforce flexibility, ManpowerGroup leverages its 65 years of world of work expertise to create the work models, design the people practices and access the talent sources its clients need for the future. From staffing, recruitment, workforce consulting, outsourcing and career management to assessment, training and development, ManpowerGroup delivers the talent to drive the innovation and productivity of organizations in a world where talentism is the dominant economic system. Every day, ManpowerGroup connects more than 630,000 people to work and builds their experience and employability through its relationships with 400,000 clients across 80 countries and territories. ManpowerGroup's suite of solutions is offered through ManpowerGroup™ Solutions, Manpower®, Experis™ and Right Management®. ManpowerGroup was named one of the World's Most Ethical Companies for the third consecutive year in 2013, confirming our position as the most trusted brand in the industry. See how ManpowerGroup makes powering the world of work humanly possible at www.manpowergroup.com. Follow ManpowerGroup Chairman and CEO Jeff Joerres on Twitter: Twitter.com/manpowergroupjj