- Korn Ferry Earns Human Rights Campaign Foundation Designation as a
Best Place to Work for LGBTQ Equality -
LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 28, 2019--
Ferry (NYSE: KFY), a global organizational consulting firm, is proud
to receive a perfect score of 100 on the 2019 Corporate Equality Index
(CEI), the nation’s premier benchmarking survey and report on corporate
policies and practices related to LGBTQ workplace equality, administered
by the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundation.
“We’re honored to receive this recognition from the Human Rights
Campaign Foundation. This recognition reflects our commitment to
inclusion and further validates our efforts to be a premier career
destination for our current and future colleagues from all backgrounds,”
said Gary Burnison, CEO of Korn Ferry.
“The top-scoring companies on this year’s CEI are not only establishing
policies that affirm and include employees here in the United States,
they are applying these policies to their global operations and
impacting millions of people beyond our shores,” said HRC President Chad
“We are strong advocates for the LGBTQ community and we’re happy our
policies and benefits package reflect the needs of our diverse firm,”
said Brian Bloom, Vice President of Global Benefits for Korn Ferry.
The 2019 CEI evaluates LGBTQ-related policies and practices including
non-discrimination workplace protections, domestic partner benefits,
transgender-inclusive health care benefits, competency programs, and
public engagement with the LGBTQ community. Korn Ferry’s efforts in
satisfying all of the CEI’s criteria results in a 100 percent ranking
and the designation as a Best Place to Work for LGBTQ Equality.
For more information on the 2019 Corporate Equality Index, or to
download a free copy of the report, visit www.hrc.org/cei.
The Human Rights Campaign Foundation is the educational arm of America's
largest civil rights organization working to achieve equality for
lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer people. HRC envisions a
world where LGBTQ people are embraced as full members of society at
home, at work and in every community.
About Korn Ferry
Korn Ferry is a global organizational consulting firm. We help clients
synchronize strategy and talent to drive superior performance. We work
with organizations to design their structures, roles, and
responsibilities. We help them hire the right people to bring their
strategy to life. And we advise them on how to reward, develop, and
motivate their people.
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