2020 “Best-of-the-Best Corporations for Inclusion” Named by National Business Inclusion Consortium (NBIC) During Inaugural ‘Unity Week’
Bank of America
Bayer U.S., LLC
Boston Scientific Corporation
Bristol Myers Squibb
Health Care Services Corporation
Johnson & Johnson
JPMorgan Chase & Co.
New York Life
Pacific Gas and Electric Company
PNC Financial Services Group, Inc.
Sony Pictures Entertainment
T-Mobile USA, Inc.
The Coca-Cola Company
The Walt Disney Company
Truist Financial Corporation (formerly SunTrust and BB&T)
United Airlines Holdings Inc.
Additionally, the NBIC is pleased to celebrate the five finalists for the Best-of-the-Best Program or Initiative of the Year Award:
This prestigious award was designed to recognize an exemplary program or initiative that was developed to better the lives and opportunities of internal and/or external diverse stakeholders. The Program or Initiative of theYear impacts the firm in one or more of the following areas: customer service, community service and external engagement, customer programming, or employee inclusion. Congratulations to the 2020 winnner: EY.
NGLCC formed the National Business Inclusion Consortium in 2011, and its members represent a total of over $9 trillion in annual economic strength along with significant contributions to the marketplace and workplace. Only companies achieving industry-leading results across all diverse segments are eligible to receive the prestigious Best-of-the-Best designation from the NBIC, whose members include the National LGBT Chamber of Commerce (NGLCC); Disability:IN; National Minority Supplier Development Council; National Veteran-Owned Business Association; United States Black Chambers, Inc.; United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce; United States Pan Asian American Chamber of Commerce; WEConnect International; Women Impacting Public Policy; and Women’s Business Enterprise National Council.
“Demonstrating commitment to diversity is not only the right thing to do, but it’s also the smartest thing to do for businesses large and small,” says NGLCC Co-Founder and CEO Chance Mitchell. “The select group of Fortune 500 companies honored with a Best-of-the-Best designation are innovators and trailblazers for inclusion and are constantly raising the bar forward for themselves, their peers, and their competitors. While we pause to honor some extraordinary leaders at the Best-of-the-Best gala, the great work of ensuring opportunity for all us is a year-round commitment. We look forward to working with all of these great companies for decades to come in shaping a more inclusive economy for all.”