Aramark Celebrates Pride Month

Recognized as one of 2017 Top 50 Companies for Diversity by DiversityInc
Jun 5, 2017 4:00 PM ET
Press Release

Aramark (NYSE: ARMK), a global leader in food, facilities management and uniforms, proudly fosters an open, inclusive environment during Pride month and all year long. In fact, the company was named one of the 2017 Top 50 Companies for Diversity, DiversityInc announced recently. 

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.

“We are proud to be named one of the DiversityInc Top 50 companies,” said Lynn B. McKee, Executive Vice President of Human Resources for Aramark. “We share this honor with our 270,000 team members whose different backgrounds, experiences and perspectives enrich our workplace, creating a culture of inclusion that is critical to the success of our company.”  

To view the entire Top 50 list, visit or follow the conversation at #DITop50.

Aramark also received a perfect score of 100 percent for the third consecutive year on the 2017 Corporate Equality Index (CEI), a national benchmarking survey and report on corporate policies and practices related to LGBT workplace equality, administered by the Human Rights Campaign Foundation. 

About DiversityInc

The mission of DiversityInc is to bring education and clarity to the business benefits of diversity. The DiversityInc Top 50 Companies for Diversity list began in 2001, when many corporations were beginning to understand the business value of diversity-management initiatives. The 2017 Top 50 Companies for Diversity results will be featured on ‪ and in DiversityInc magazine. DiversityInc is a VA certified veteran-owned business and a USBLN certified business owned by a person with a disability. For more information, visit and follow us on Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn @DiversityInc.

About Aramark

Aramark (NYSE: ARMK) proudly serves Fortune 500 companies, world champion sports teams, state-of-the-art healthcare providers, the world’s leading educational institutions, iconic destinations and cultural attractions, and numerous municipalities in 19 countries around the world.  Our 270,000 team members deliver experiences that enrich and nourish millions of lives every day through innovative services in food, facilities management and uniforms. We operate our business with social responsibility, focusing on initiatives that support our diverse workforce, advance consumer health and wellness, protect our environment, and strengthen our communities.  Aramark is recognized as one of the World’s Most Admired Companies by FORTUNE, as well as an employer of choice by the Human Rights Campaign and DiversityInc. Learn more at or connect with us on Facebook and Twitter.