Global firm scored highly for multicultural women in leadership positions and programmes supporting women’s advancement
Menlo Park, CA – May 9, 2019 – Global consulting firm Protiviti has been named by Working Mother magazine as one of the 2019 Best Companies for Multicultural Women. The annual list recognises organisations that create and use best practises in hiring, promoting and retaining multicultural women. Protiviti scored particularly highly in the categories of multicultural women in leadership and access to programmes that support women’s advancement.
“Protiviti offers a range of diversity initiatives to help all our employees thrive in the workplace, including having employee networking groups specifically for women, working parents, multicultural employees and women in technology,” said Susan Haseley, Protiviti executive vice president, Global Diversity and Inclusion. “We are also pleased to see multicultural women and other diverse leaders take on strategic roles in growth areas for our firm, from technology consulting to regulatory compliance to innovation.”
Only companies that have at least 500 U.S. employees can apply for the Working Mother Best Companies for Multicultural Women honour. The winners were selected based on their answers to an extensive questionnaire covering representation; hiring; attrition and promotion rates; recruitment, retention and advancement programmes; and company culture.
The 2019 Best Companies for Multicultural Women honourees will be celebrated at Working Mother’s national conference on July 9 and 10 in New York City and featured in the June/July edition of Working Mother magazine.
In the last 12 months, Protiviti has been named: one of the Working Mother 2018 100 Best Companies; one of the Fortune 2018 Best Workplaces for Diversity; one of NAFE’s Top Companies for Executive Women; and listed on Working Mother’s Diversity Best Practises Inclusion Index.