PG&E Among Nation's 50 Best Companies For Supporting People With Disabilities

PG&E Among Nation's 50 Best Companies For Supporting People With Disabilities

Strong Commitment to Inclusion Recognized by CAREERS & the disABLED Magazine

PR Newswire

SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 16, 2013

SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Pacific Gas and Electric Company
(PG&E) was recognized by CAREERS & the disABLED Magazine as one of the
nation's "Top 50 Employers for Persons with Disabilities," according to the
magazine's January 2013 issue.

The annual list recognizes corporations for their commitment to employees with
disabilities. The magazine's readers nominated the companies that they would
most like to work for or believe would provide a progressive environment for
people with disabilities. This is the first time that PG&E is included in
CAREERS & the disABLED Magazine's "Top 50 Employers for Persons with
Disabilities" list.

As a part of the commitment to diversity and inclusion, PG&E strives to ensure
that its online application process is accessible to qualified individuals
with disabilities and disabled veterans. All opportunities are available at

In addition, PG&E helps increase cognizance and understanding of disability
issues through its Access Network Employee Resource Group (ERG). This ERG
provides knowledge, support and company resources to employees and their
families by collaborating with community based organizations, promoting
volunteerism, and providing education.

"In line with PG&E's core value in diversity and inclusion, Access Network ERG
focuses on providing support to all employees whether directly impacted or
seeking a greater awareness of disability issues," said Laurie Giammona,
PG&E's vice president of Customer Service and sponsoring officer of Access
Network. "This recognition is a credit to the ERG's commitment to living
PG&E's values as we provide safe, reliable gas and electric service to diverse
customers and communities."

For information on PG&E's diversity and inclusion efforts and the company's
supplier diversity program, visit

About CAREERS & the disABLED magazine
CAREERS & the disABLED magazine, established in 1986, is the nation's first
and only career-guidance and recruitment magazine for people with disabilities
who are at undergraduate, graduate, or professional levels. Each issue
features a special Braille section. CAREERS & the disABLED has won many
awards, including several media "Award of Excellence" acknowledgments from the
President's Committee on Employment of People with Disabilities.

About PG&E
Pacific Gas and Electric Company, a subsidiary of PG&E Corporation (NYSE:PCG),
is one of the largest combined natural gas and electric utilities in the
United States. Based in San Francisco, with 20,000 employees, the company
delivers some of the nation's cleanest energy to 15 million people in Northern
and Central California. For more information, visit or

SOURCE Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E)

Contact: PG&E External Communications, +1-415-973-5930
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