Chrysler Group Named Among the 50 Best Employers for Hispanic Women
AUBURN HILLS, Mich., Feb. 6, 2013
AUBURN HILLS, Mich., Feb. 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --
oChrysler Group is selected to the list of Top 50 Companies on the annual
"Latina Style 50 Report"
oThe Report "is the most respected evaluation of corporate America's
employment opportunities and policies as they pertain to Latinas"
oCompany will be featured in the August issue of the magazine
The editors of Latina Style magazine have selected Chrysler Group LLC for
inclusion on the magazine's annual list of the 50 best companies for Hispanic
women to work in the U.S.
The Latina Style 50 Report, now in its 14th year, highlights companies that
have a dedicated effort to diverse recruitment and promotion initiatives,
including companies that have programs to recruit veterans and military
personnel. Chrysler Group was recognized for its inclusion onthe prestigious
list at the Latina Style Awards Ceremony on February 5 in Washington D.C. and
will be featured in a special report in Latina Style magazine's August issue.
"This is another important recognition of the strategic value of Chrysler
Group's commitment to diversity and inclusion," said Nancy A. Rae, Senior Vice
President, Human Resources, Chrysler Group LLC. "Chrysler Group is committed
to recruiting and fully engaging diverse talent as a source of energy and
innovation to fuel our continued success."
Latina Style magazine began the Top 50 Report list as "a quest to explore
deeper into the business world and bring forth powerful and useful information
on the increasing importance of recruiting professional Latinas."
In 1997, with the assistance of the U.S. Department of Labor, the U.S. Equal
Employment Opportunity Commission, and national Hispanic organizations, the
magazine developed a comprehensive survey that is sent annually to Fortune
1000 companies. The Latina Style 50 report, the result of that annual survey
process, highlights each selected company's leadership programs, employee
benefits and Latina representation in senior positions.
More than 800 companies are evaluated through the process each year in order
to identify the top 50.
About Chrysler Group's Leadership Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion
In 2012, the Detroit Free Press named Chrysler Group as one of the best places
to work in the state of Michigan. Chrysler Group has been named one of the
"100 Best Companies for Working Mothers" by Working Mother magazine 13 times,
and has been recognized six times by the Human Rights Campaign Foundation as
one of the country's leading corporations supporting policies and inclusion of
LGBT employees. Chrysler Group also has been named to HispanicBusiness
magazine's annual Diversity Elite 60 list for implementing strategies to reach
more Hispanic customers and to pursue more business with minority- and
Hispanic-owned suppliers. In 2012, the Michigan Hispanic Chamber of Commerce
named Chrysler Group Corporation of the Year for its achievements in bringing
more minority-owned businesses into its supply chain.
In 2011 and 2012, the editors of DiversityInc magazine named Chrysler Group to
the magazine's list of "Top 50 Companies for Diversity." This coveted annual
benchmark is comprised of companies the magazine's editors believe are
Over the years, a long line of Chrysler Group employees have received
important professional recognition from various diversity organizations,
including Black Engineer of the Year, Women of Color, HENAAC Great Minds in
STEM and others, reflecting the Company's strong commitment to attracting and
developing a diverse, talented workforce.
About Chrysler Group LLC
Chrysler Group LLC, formed in 2009 to establish a global strategic alliance
with Fiat S.p.A., produces Chrysler, Jeep, Dodge, Ram, Mopar, SRT and Fiat
vehicles and products. With the resources, technology and worldwide
distribution network required to compete on a global scale, the alliance
builds on Chrysler Group's culture of innovation, first established by Walter
P. Chrysler in 1925, and Fiat's complementary technology that dates back to
its founding in 1899.
Headquartered in Auburn Hills, Mich., Chrysler Group's product lineup features
some of the world's most recognizable vehicles, including the Chrysler 300 and
Town & Country, Jeep Wrangler, all-new Dodge Dart, Ram 1500, Jeep Grand
Cherokee SRT8 and Fiat 500. Fiat contributes world-class technology, platforms
and powertrains for small- and medium-size cars, allowing Chrysler Group to
offer an expanded product line including environmentally friendly vehicles.
SOURCE Chrysler Group LLC
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