COLUMBUS, Ind.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 27, 2017--
DiversityInc named Cummins Inc. (NYSE: CMI) one of the Top 50 Companies
for Diversity for the eleventh consecutive year. Cummins ranked No. 21
on the 2017 annual list, which included more than 1,000 participating
“The more we grow and expand globally, the more important it is that we
attract and develop employees from around the world who have the
knowledge and skills to work effectively in the markets in which we do
business,” said Executive Director, Global Diversity and Right
Environment, Kelley Bertoux Creveling. “We’re at our best when we fully
include those unique perspectives, experiences and languages - truly
leveraging the power of diversity and inclusion.”
The DiversityInc Top 50 list, issued yearly since 2001, recognizes the
nation's top companies for diversity and inclusion management. These
companies excel in such areas as hiring, retaining and promoting women,
minorities, people with disabilities, LGBT and veterans.
Companies with more than 1,000 U.S.-based employees are eligible to
enter the DiversityInc Top 50 competition each year. Each company's rank
is established from an objective analysis of numerous factors, based on
data from an extensive survey. The four equally weighted areas of
measurement are Talent Pipeline, Equitable Talent Development,
CEO/Leadership Commitment and Supplier Diversity.
This year in addition to making the Top 50 list, Cummins was named to
three of DiversityInc’s specialty lists:
#3 for Top Companies for Progress
#3 for Top Companies for Executive Women
Top Companies for Global Diversity
You can read more about this year’s DiversityInc Top 50 Companies for
Diversity and the specialty lists Cummins was named to here.
About Cummins Inc.
Cummins Inc., a global power leader, is a corporation of complementary
business units that design, manufacture, distribute and service diesel
and natural gas engines and related technologies, including fuel
systems, controls, air handling, filtration, emission solutions and
electrical power generation systems. Headquartered in Columbus, Indiana,
(USA) Cummins currently employs approximately 55,400 people worldwide
and serves customers in approximately 190 countries and territories
through a network of approximately 600 company-owned and independent
distributor locations and approximately 7,400 dealer locations. Cummins
earned $1.39 billion on sales of $17.5 billion in 2016. Press releases
can be found on the Web at www.cummins.com.
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Jon Mills – Director, External Communications,