Arrow Electronics – Arrow Diversity Day
CEO: Michael Long Headquarters: Centennial, Colorado Website: Cultivating Pipeline of Young Talent At Arrow Electronics people are the key to its long-term success, helping to fulfill the technology company’s mission to guide innovation forward. With 18,500 employees around the world, the Fortune 150 company’s workforce reflects the diversity... Read more
Capital One – Powered by Perspective Campaign
CEO: Richard D. Fairbank Headquarters: McLean, Virginia Website: Commitment to Inclusive Culture Capital One launched its Powered by Perspective campaign in 2016 to raise awareness within the company and across the industry about its commitment to an inclusive culture. The campaign uses real associate stories to show how... Read more
CIsco – Fair Pay

CIsco – Fair Pay

Innovations December 22, 2016

CEO: Chuck Robbins Headquarters: San Jose, California Website: Making Fair Pay a Reality With fairness and equity forging the foundation at Cisco, the company has taken its commitment to pay parity to the next level. Cisco has built an innovative new framework that helps it regularly test a... Read more
Cisco – Connection Health and Education
CEO: Chuck Robbins Headquarters: San Jose, California Website: Leveraging Technology and Inclusion What does it mean for a 10-year old with cancer to be able to continue attending the school she loves while getting lifesaving treatment hundreds of miles away? Everything. For 5th grader Peyton Walton. For her... Read more
Cisco – Project Life Changer
CEO: Chuck Robbins Headquarters: San Jose, California Website: Transforming Employment for People with Disabilities Cisco’s Project LifeChanger is creating new possibilities for changing the way the world works, tapping into the potential of people with disabilities and creating unique business opportunities for the company and its partners that... Read more
Dechert LLP – Junior Associate Bootcamp
CEO: Henry N. Nassau Headquarters: New York, NY Website: Building a Diverse Team of Lawyers Dechert LLP is building upon its diverse team of lawyers to drive business success. As part of this, it’s Junior Associate Boot Camp is forging new relationships and creating a clearer sense for... Read more
Denny’s – Hungry for Education
CEO: John Miller Headquarters: Spartanburg, South Carolina Website: Scholarships for Multicultural Students Denny’s is always looking for ways to serve its local communities more than just food. In a commitment to fighting childhood hunger, its Hungry For Education program awards scholarships to multicultural students for their creative and... Read more
First Horizon National Corp. – Diversity + Affinity = Inclusion
CEO: D. Bryan Jordan Headquarters: Memphis, Tennessee Website: Using Data to Drive Business Results First Horizon National Corp. recognizes the importance of diversity and inclusion. As its customers and communities continue to become more diverse, the company is reinforcing the significance of diversity and inclusion as a key... Read more
FordHarrison LLP – Women Leaders Forum
CEO: Lash Harrison Headquarters: Atlanta, Georgia Website: Advancing Women in the Law FordHarrison LLP believes in advancing women in the law. At the firm, 36 percent of partners are women, and it stands proud that female lawyers occupy every area of its leadership – practice leaders, office managing... Read more
Hormel Foods – MLK Jr Essay
CEO: Jeffrey Ettinger Headquarters: Austin, Minnesota Website: Essay Contest Building Partnerships Hormel Foods Corporation understands the value and importance of diversity in all facets of life. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was the embodiment of those important ideals. In an effort to promote his legacy to future generations,... Read more