The National Diversity Council Announces the Top 15 Diverse Companies in Ohio

Sep 27, 2018 8:00 PM ET

The National Diversity Council Announces the Top 15 Diverse Companies in Ohio

OHIO, September 27, 2018  /3BL Media/ - The National Diversity Council announces 2018’s Top 15 Diverse Companies in Ohio. The Top 15 is derivative from the Diversity in Corporate Governance Report. The report is comprised of research performed by the National Diversity Council and is based on researched of racial, ethnic and gender diversity of corporate executive leadership and board membership of the 55 Fortune 1000 companies located in Ohio as compared with data for the states.

“The Top 15 Diverse Companies in Ohio list honors organizations that exemplify effective diversity and inclusion practices in their industry, we applaud their efforts to foster change in the workplaces.” said Dennis Kennedy, Founder and Chair of the National Diversity Council.

2018 Top 15 Diverse Companies in Ohio is based on the following criteria:

  • Companies with the highest percentage of diversity which includes women and people of color in governance positions comprised of both executive leadership and board of director positions.

2018 Top 15 Diverse Companies in Ohio

1)      Nationwide Mutual Insurance Co.

2)      The Proctor & Gamble Company

3)      Owens-Illinois

4)      Mett-Toledo International

5)      Macy’s

6)      Fifth Third Bancorp

7)      FirstEnergy Corp.

8)      Welltower

9)      Vantiv

10)   American Electric Power Company

11)   Cintas Corporation (KeyCorp)

12)   Teradata Corporation

13)   Cardinal Health

14)   Applied Industrial Technologies (tied), Cooper Tire & Rubber Company (tied), The Kroger Company (tied), The Sherwin-Williams Company (tied), TravelCenters of America LLC (tied)

15)   Express

About the National Diversity Council

A non-profit organization committed to fostering a learning environment for organizations to grow in their knowledge of diversity. The council affords opportunities for organizations to share best practices and learn from top corporate leaders in the areas of diversity and inclusion.

More information about the  Diversity in Corporate Governance Report can be found at:

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Media Contact:

Dennis Kennedy

Founder & Chair

National Diversity Council