BENTON HARBOR, Mich., February 17, 2017 /3BL Media/ -- Today, Fortune Magazine named Whirlpool Corporation one of the World’s Most Admired Companies for the seventh consecutive year, recognizing the company’s excellent reputation among corporate stakeholders.
“We’re extremely proud of being recognized again on this prestigious list,” said Jeff Fettig, Chairman and CEO of Whirlpool Corporation. “For more than 105 years, we’ve been working to maintain the trust and confidence of our consumers and investors alike through product innovation and social responsibility.”
CHARLOTTE, NC, February 17, 2017 /3BL Media/ – Sealed Air Corporation (NYSE: SEE) announced today that it has been recognized as the most admired company in its industry for the fourth consecutive year, according to Fortune Magazine’s annual survey published today.
The annual “Fortune Most Admired Companies” survey ranked Sealed Air first in the packaging and containers industry, including the top ranking in several of the evaluation categories, notably Innovation and Global Competitiveness.
LAS VEGAS, February 16, 2017 /3BL Media/ - Las Vegas Sands (NYSE: LVS) has been named as one of Fortune's World's Most Admired Companies. The annual list is a ranking of the world's most respected and reputable companies, as judged by peers in their industry.
Astellas ranked 25th on list for its commitment to changing tomorrow for patients and communities
NORTHBROOK, Ill., February 10, 2017 /3BL Media/ – Astellas is committed to changing tomorrow for the patients we serve, our employees and the communities in which we live and work. Astellas was recognized as one of 2017’s 50 Best Companies for Giving Back in the United States across all industries by consulting firm Great Place to Work® and Fortune magazine. Astellas ranked 25th on the list.
By David L. Cohen, Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Diversity Officer
At Comcast NBCUniversal, diversity and inclusion is part of the DNA of our company. Our commitment to D&I is built into everything that we do, and has become an important part of the foundation for our innovation.
To become world class requires a company to focus on more than simply maximizing its profits. It also needs to take a global leadership role as a responsible corporate citizen.
People have figured out that companies striving to do the right thing for the broader community are, in fact, the best companies. Their intent is one of shared responsibility – not only for the environment but for the communities they serve. It only makes sense. Doing good by the community supports the business itself, creating a feedback loop that benefits everyone who touches the organization.
Fortune has ranked Gilead 4th among 50 companies that have made an "important social or environmental impact through their profit-making strategy and operations." Criteria included measurable impact, business results and degree of innovation.
2016 ranking will name top 50 companies that solve social problems with business innovation.
First published in 2015, the Fortune "Change the World" List spotlights the top 50 companies who address major social problems as a core part of their business strategy and innovation. The Shared Value Initiative and our parent organization, FSG, serve as research partners on this list and are seeking company nominations for 2016. To be considered for the 2016 "Change the World" list, please fill out this nomination formby Weds, July 13th.
Fortune magazine has named Wells Fargo No. 3 on its Top 20 Most Generous Companies in the Fortune 500 for 2015. It is also the highest ranked financial services company on the list of corporate donors.