Dow earned the 37th place on the 2019 Top 50 Companies for Diversity list from DiversityInc, which was announced May 9, 2019, at DiversityInc’s annual celebratory event in New York City. Dow’s presence on the list for the second consecutive year showcases its commitment to workplace diversity and reflects the Company’s understanding of how a diverse workplace improves both recruitment efforts and profits.
“We are proud to be recognized again as a leader in inclusion and diversity, and it’s gratifying to see Dow move up 13 places on this year’s list,” said Jim Fitterling, chief executive officer of Dow. “Dow’s ambition is to become the most innovative, customer-centric, inclusive and sustainable materials science company in the world. Success will be predicated on building an inclusive culture that values and embraces differences, and taps into the diverse ideas, cultural perspectives, and education, work and life experiences of our people. Inclusion and diversity is a business imperative.”
Dow’s move up the list, from 50th place to the 37th spot in 2019, reflects the Company’s accelerated efforts in recent years to raise the bar for making inclusion a catalyst for positive change.