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Dec 07, 2016, 06:30 ET Clorox Recognized as 'Best Place to Work' by Human Rights Campaign, Glassdoor

The Clorox Company (NYSE: CLX) has earned recognitions from both the Human Rights Campaign and Glassdoor for being a "best place to work." From...


Dec 06, 2016, 14:37 ET Las prácticas multiculturales de Allied Integrated Marketing siguen floreciendo y evolucionando hacia nuevas audiencias

Allied Integrated Marketing expande sus servicios multiculturales a tres segmentos centrales de audiencia, al desarrollar complejas estrategias de...


Dec 06, 2016, 13:00 ET Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota Earns Perfect Score for 2017 Corporate Equality Index

Blue Cross and Blue Shield (Blue Cross) today announced achieving a perfect score (100) on the Human Rights Campaign's (HRC) annual Corporate...


Dec 06, 2016, 11:31 ET Choice Hotels International Scores a Perfect 100 in the Human Rights Campaign Corporate Equality Index for Seventh Consecutive Year

Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH) is pleased to announce it scored a perfect 100 as part of the 2017 Human Rights Campaign (HRC)...


Dec 06, 2016, 11:00 ET United for All

Authenticity and inclusion are at the heart of United Airlines' culture, helping shape how the company engages with its customers and the workplace...


Dec 06, 2016, 10:25 ET Compass Group USA scores 90 on Human Rights Campaign Foundation's Corporate Equality Index for LGBT Workplace Equality

Compass Group USA received a score of 90 on the 2017 Corporate Equality Index (CEI), a national benchmarking survey and report on corporate...


Dec 06, 2016, 09:00 ET Ball Earns Top Marks in 2017 Corporate Equality Index for Second Consecutive Year

For the second consecutive year, Ball Corporation (NYSE: BLL) received a perfect score of 100 percent on the Corporate Equality Index (CEI), a...


Dec 06, 2016, 08:39 ET Erie Insurance earns perfect score on 2017 Corporate Equality Index

For the second year in a row, Erie Insurance has received a perfect score of 100 on the 2017 Corporate Equality Index, a national benchmark on...


Dec 06, 2016, 07:00 ET Group Health Scores 100% Perfect Ranking on 2017 Corporate Equality Index

Group Health has been awarded a perfect score in the 2017 Corporate Equality Index (CEI), a national benchmarking survey and report on corporate...


Dec 05, 2016, 18:19 ET ManpowerGroup Scores Top Marks for LGBT Workplace Equality

ManpowerGroup (NYSE: MAN) has received a perfect score of 100 percent on the 2017 Corporate Equality Index (CEI), a national benchmarking survey...


Dec 05, 2016, 18:03 ET Wynn Las Vegas and Encore Earn Top Marks in 2017 Corporate Equality Index

Wynn Las Vegas and Encore are the proud recipients of a perfect score on the 2017 Corporate Equality Index (CEI), a national benchmarking survey...


Dec 05, 2016, 17:42 ET The U.S. Commission on Civil Rights Releases Statement On Hate Crimes in the United States

The U.S. Commission on Civil Rights, by majority vote, has released a statement expressing deep concern about the rise in reported hate crimes...


Dec 05, 2016, 17:00 ET Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals Earns Top Marks In 2017 Corporate Equality Index

Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals (NYSE: MNK), a leading global specialty pharmaceutical company, today announced that it received a perfect score of...


Dec 05, 2016, 16:48 ET Florida Blue Named a Best Place to Work for LGBT Equality

Florida Blue's strong commitment to policies and practices supporting lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender employees has resulted in a perfect...


Dec 05, 2016, 16:30 ET Level 3 Receives 100 Percent on Equality Index for the Second Year

Level 3 Communications (NYSE: LVLT) has been recognized by the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundation for its progressive corporate policies and...


Dec 05, 2016, 16:00 ET Mars, Incorporated Recognized for Diversity and Inclusion Efforts

As 2016 comes to a close, many organizations find themselves reflecting on the year's achievements, opportunities and milestones. That rings true...


Dec 05, 2016, 15:30 ET Human Rights Campaign names Raytheon a "Best Place to Work" for LGBT equality for 12th Straight Year

The nonprofit advocacy group Human Rights Campaign has named Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) as a 2017 "Best Place to Work" for lesbian, gay, bisexual and...


Dec 05, 2016, 15:27 ET Voya Financial Recognized as a "Best Place to Work for LGBTQ Equality" for 12th Consecutive Year

Voya Financial, Inc. (NYSE: VOYA), announced today that it received a perfect score of 100 percent on the 2017 Corporate Equality Index (CEI) — a...


Dec 05, 2016, 14:05 ET Lockheed Martin Achieves Perfect Score on Human Rights Campaign's Corporate Equality Index for Ninth Consecutive Year

For the ninth year in a row, Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) achieved a perfect score of 100 percent on the Corporate Equality Index (CEI). The index...


Dec 05, 2016, 13:25 ET Carnival Corporation Earns Perfect Score in Human Rights Campaign's Corporate Equality Index

Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK), the world's largest leisure travel company, today announced that it has been recognized...


Dec 05, 2016, 13:23 ET Republic Services Scores High on Human Rights Campaign Foundation's Corporate Equality Index

Republic Services, Inc. (NYSE: RSG) is pleased to announce that the Company earned a score of 85 out of 100 on the 2017 Corporate Equality Index, a...


Dec 05, 2016, 13:07 ET Omnicom Named a Best Place to Work for LGBT Equality by Human Rights Campaign Foundation

Omnicom Group (NYSE: OMC) has achieved perfect score of 100 percent on the Corporate Equality Index (CEI) survey, a nationally recognized...


Dec 05, 2016, 13:01 ET Aramark Named A Best Place to Work for LGBT Equality

Aramark, a global leader in food, facilities management and uniforms, proudly announced that it received a perfect score of 100 percent for the...


Dec 05, 2016, 13:00 ET TD Bank, TD Securities U.S. Earn 100 percent on Human Rights Campaign Foundation's Fourteenth Annual Scorecard on LGBT Workplace Equality

TD Bank, America's Most Convenient Bank® and TD Securities U.S, both received a perfect score of 100 percent on the 2017 Corporate Equality...


Dec 05, 2016, 12:30 ET Astellas Named a Best Place to Work for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Equality for Third Consecutive Year

For the third consecutive year, Astellas has achieved a perfect score on the 2017 Human Rights Campaign Foundation's (HRC) annual Corporate...