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BALTIMORE - April 14, 2017 - PRLog -- Women of Color Magazine's Most Admired Employers
2017 Top Employers from Women of Color's
Most Admired 50 List

CCG, Baltimore, 2017—Who are America's most admired employers?  Where are the points of choice for internships? Which organizations do students want to work for? To get answers to those questions, Career Communications Group's Women of Color Magazine ran its Most Admired Employers survey in the fall of 2016.

More than 93 percent of the respondents had attended Career Communications Group events such as the Women of Color STEM Conference or BEYA STEM Conference.  Over 90 percent of the respondents identified as African American, Hispanic, or Native American with at least half of that number graduating from a minority-serving or majority institution. Program focused on increasing the number of minorities in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) were a staple for over 66 percent of the survey respondents, with more than 35 percent in science, math, and IT programs combined.

It's clear that employers where survey respondents interned are thought to provide some of the best opportunities for recent graduates and entry-level professionals. Sixty-six percent had worked as interns in organizations considered as top employers to work for and the employers that the sample of Women of Color magazine readers admires the most. More than 71 percent identified as female and 28.1 percent male, and 87.8 percent thought diversity and inclusion in the workplace was important.
More than 31 percent rated work life balance and inspiration as the trait most important in an employer. Fairness, a listening organization, creativity, and flexibility were rated higher than pay and incentives.

Below is an A - Z list of the most admired employers for Women of Color Magazine readers

Aerospace Corporation
Airbus
Amazon
Apple
Assurant
BMW
Boeing
Caterpillar
Chick Filet
CIA
DTE Energy
Exelon
Facebook
FANUC Robotics
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles
Food and Drug Administration
Ford
General Electric
General Motors
Goldman Sachs
Google
GORE
Honda
Hilton Hotel
Intel
Johnson & Johnson
Kimley Horn
Lockheed
Macy's
Microsoft
NASA
National Institutes of Health
Northrop Grumman
Proctor & Gamble
Raytheon
Rockwell Collins
Siemens
Southwest
Space X
Stanley
Starbucks
Target
Tesla
Toyota
University of Michigan
U.S. Department of Defense
Wal-Mart
Walgreens
Walt Disney

About Career Communications Group, Inc.

Career Communications Group, Inc. was founded in 1985 with a unique mission: To promote significant achievement in science, technology, engineering and mathematics professional careers. We offer inspiring magazines, award-winning syndicated television programs and national conferences, such as Women of Color STEM (http://intouch.ccgmag.com/?page=woc_Conference2), and BEYA STEM Conference (http://intouch.ccgmag.com/?page=beya_stem_conf2), to reach hundreds of thousands of students and professionals. Our products are the vehicles to reach a diverse audience drawn from African-American and Hispanic associations and organizations. Whether through advertising or sponsorships, the benefit of joining our mission to promote excellence will help fulfill your mission to reach the most committed students and the most dedicated professionals this country has to offer.

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