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Category: Innovations in Diversity Award

The 2017 Innovations in Diversity Awards

Trailblazers Unlocking Innovation Driving Growth Around the World Profiles in Diversity Journal is delighted to announce the winners of this year’s 14th Annual Innovations in Diversity Awards competition, honoring corporations, organizations, and institutions that have developed innovative solutions in the area of workforce diversity and inclusion. Top Ten Innovations in Diversity Award Winners SAP –… Read the full article

The 2016 Innovations in Diversity Awards

Trailblazers Unlocking Innovation Driving Growth Around the World The 13th Annual International Innovation in Diversity Awards exemplify that change is the foundation for innovation and the future is connected to the power to innovate. Among this year’s Top 10 award winners are companies and organizations based in Australia, Canada, Europe, and the United States. Also… Read the full article

U.S. Olympic Committee – D&I Scorecard Program

GOING FOR THE GOLD U.S. OLYMPIC COMMITTEE EMBRACING CHANGE With Profiles in Diversity Journal number one ranking for innovations in diversity, the United States Olympic Committee (USOC) is going for the gold! The USOC is shining the light on diversity in a public platform using a D&I Scorecard Program that is demonstrating full accountability to… Read the full article

HP – Reinventing the Standard of Diversity

President & CEO: Dion Weisler Headquarters: Palo Alto, California Industry: Technology Website: HP SETTING NEW DIVERSITY MODEL HP is reinventing the standard of diversity. In a demonstrated full-force commitment to a diverse and inclusive culture – the company is just getting started. In just eleven months, HP has created one of the most diverse… Read the full article

Cisco – Diverse Representation Framework

CEO: Chuck Robbins Headquarters: San Jose, California Website: CISCO BUILDING FRAMEWORK FOR DATA-DRIVEN INSIGHTS TO HELP INCREASE DIVERSE REPRESENTATION As the largest networking company in the world, technology leader Cisco is focusing on the value of what they refer to as “full spectrum diversity” to drive innovation. They define “full spectrum diversity” to include… Read the full article

Future Directors Institute – Board Kickstarter Program

CEO: Paul Smith Headquarters: Melbourne, Australia Website: EMPOWERING BOARDROOM CHANGE AGENTS BUILDING BETTER BOARDS THROUGH GENERATIONAL DIVERSITY The Australian-based Future Directors Institute is on a mission to change the world, one board director at a time. Its award-winning Board Kickstarter Program is empowering the next generation of boardroom change agents and connecting Australia’s emerging… Read the full article

State Street Corporation – Professional Women’s Networks – Mentoring Circles

CEO: Joseph L. Hooley Headquarters: Boston, Massachusetts Website: ALIGNING INCLUSION WITH BUSINESS PRACTICES TO ADVANCE OPPORTUNITIES FOR WOMEN State Street Corporation, a worldwide financial services holding company, is driving a culture that’s advancing opportunities for women around the world. The company’s Professional Women’s Network’s (PWN) Mentoring Circles is aligning diversity and inclusion with business… Read the full article

Electronic Arts – Building an Inclusive Culture at EA and in the Gaming Community

Chairman: Larry Probst CEO: Andrew Wilson Headquarters: Redwood City, California Website: ELECTRONIC ARTS IS WORKING TO BUILD AN INCLUSIVE CULTURE AT EA AND IN THE GAMING COMMUNITY Electronic Arts (EA) has more people playing more games on more platforms in more geographies than ever before. The company estimates about 2.6 billion people around the… Read the full article

Philip Morris International – Equal Salary Certification

CEO: Andre Calantzopoulos Operational Center: Lausanne, Switzerland Website: NARROWING THE GENDER SALARY GAP UNLOCKING INNOVATION AND FOSTERING GROWTH With employees from all corners of the globe, Switzerland-based Philip Morris International (PMI) is unlocking innovation and fostering gender balance through a unique equal-salary certification program. “Equal pay awareness can significantly and genuinely support narrowing the… Read the full article

Plan International Canada – myLeadership Cafe

CEO: Caroline Riseboro Headquarters: Ontario, Canada Website: INCLUSIVE LEADERSHIP FROM PROCESS TO PURPOSE GLOBAL DEVELOPMENT AGENCY SETS BASELINE FOR INCLUSION Global development agency Plan International Canada is a movement for change, mobilizing millions of people around the world to support social justice for children in developing countries. The organization works to end poverty and… Read the full article