AFLAC Named One of the 100 Best Places to Work for Latinos By 'Hispanic' Magazine

Apr 16, 2001, 01:00 ET from AFLAC Incorporated

    COLUMBUS, Ga., April 16 /PRNewswire/ -- AFLAC (NYSE:   AFL) has been named
 to "Hispanic" magazine's "Corporate 100" list of the top companies providing
 the most opportunities to Hispanics.
     "AFLAC's diverse workforce enriches our performance and our products and
 services," says Dan Amos, AFLAC president and chief executive officer.  "It is
 an honor to be recognized by 'Hispanic' magazine as part of the 'Corporate
 100' list."
     In compiling the list, Hispanic magazine evaluated companies based on
 recruitment efforts, minority business initiatives and funding efforts for
 scholarships, grants and organizations.  AFLAC supports such efforts through a
 Hispanic Market Development Department for recruiting, a Hispanic Customer
 Service Department and a Large Account Service Department, which includes a
 multinational team.
     AFLAC Incorporated is an international holding company.  A Fortune 500
 company, AFLAC insures more than 40 million people worldwide.  It is the
 leading writer of supplemental insurance marketed at the worksite, offering
 policies to employees at more than 170,000 payroll accounts in the United
 States.  AFLAC is the largest foreign insurer in Japan, insuring one out of
 four Japanese households.  In January 2001, AFLAC was included in Fortune
 magazine's list of "The 100 Best Companies to Work for in America" for the
 third consecutive year.  In February 2001, Fortune magazine also named AFLAC
 as the fifth most admired company in the life and health insurance sector in
 its annual listing of "America's Most Admired Companies."  Additionally, AFLAC
 is a component of the Standard & Poor's 500 Index and has received an "A+
 (Superior)" rating from A.M. Best.  AFLAC's Internet address is
 www.aflac.com .
 
 

SOURCE AFLAC Incorporated
    COLUMBUS, Ga., April 16 /PRNewswire/ -- AFLAC (NYSE:   AFL) has been named
 to "Hispanic" magazine's "Corporate 100" list of the top companies providing
 the most opportunities to Hispanics.
     "AFLAC's diverse workforce enriches our performance and our products and
 services," says Dan Amos, AFLAC president and chief executive officer.  "It is
 an honor to be recognized by 'Hispanic' magazine as part of the 'Corporate
 100' list."
     In compiling the list, Hispanic magazine evaluated companies based on
 recruitment efforts, minority business initiatives and funding efforts for
 scholarships, grants and organizations.  AFLAC supports such efforts through a
 Hispanic Market Development Department for recruiting, a Hispanic Customer
 Service Department and a Large Account Service Department, which includes a
 multinational team.
     AFLAC Incorporated is an international holding company.  A Fortune 500
 company, AFLAC insures more than 40 million people worldwide.  It is the
 leading writer of supplemental insurance marketed at the worksite, offering
 policies to employees at more than 170,000 payroll accounts in the United
 States.  AFLAC is the largest foreign insurer in Japan, insuring one out of
 four Japanese households.  In January 2001, AFLAC was included in Fortune
 magazine's list of "The 100 Best Companies to Work for in America" for the
 third consecutive year.  In February 2001, Fortune magazine also named AFLAC
 as the fifth most admired company in the life and health insurance sector in
 its annual listing of "America's Most Admired Companies."  Additionally, AFLAC
 is a component of the Standard & Poor's 500 Index and has received an "A+
 (Superior)" rating from A.M. Best.  AFLAC's Internet address is
 www.aflac.com .
 
 SOURCE  AFLAC Incorporated