Recognition honors companies demonstrating leadership, commitment to business integrity through ethics, compliance, governance practices
CINCINNATI, March 16, 2022 /3BL Media/ – Fifth Third Bank, National Association (Nasdaq: FITB) today was recognized by Ethisphere, a global leader in defining and advancing the standard of ethical business practices, as one of the 2022 World’s Most Ethical Companies. Today’s announcement marks the third time Fifth Third has been recognized by Ethisphere in the “banks” category. In 2022, 136 honorees were recognized, spanning 22 countries and 45 industries.
CINCINNATI, March 15, 2022 /3BL Media/ - Fifth Third published its second TCFD Report on February 28, 2022. The 2021 TCFD Report demonstrates the Company’s progress in implementing the TCFD’s recommendations and summarizes the Bank’s advancement in climate-related disclosures since its inaugural report in late 2019.
Business expected to educate and assist food entrepreneurs, provide fresh food options to Dayton-area residents
CINCINNATI, March 7, 2022 /3BL Media/ – The Fifth Third Foundation today announced its lead investment in 6888 (pronounced “six-triple-eight”) Kitchen Incubator, a business hub dedicated to providing resources to entrepreneurs developing food businesses. Fifth Third Foundation’s gift of $1 million to the Incubator will provide necessary dollars to help build its commercial space that will assist and serve the Dayton area.
Further heightens focus on communities, sustainability and inclusion and diversity
CINCINNATI, March 3, 2022 /3BL Media/ – Fifth Third Bancorp (NASDAQ: FITB) today announced that Kala Gibson, executive vice president and chief corporate responsibility officer, has assumed additional oversight of sustainability and inclusion and diversity, and he will serve as the chair of the Fifth Third Foundation distribution committee.
Also joining the highest level of leadership at the Bank, the move reflects Fifth Third’s increasing focus on corporate citizenship in all its forms.
CARMEL, Ind., February 18, 2022 /3BL Media/ -Patrons visiting the Center for the Performing Arts in Carmel, Indiana will notice something new at the Palladium and at the James Building, which houses the Tarkington and the Studio Theater. The Center and the Greater Indiana Gateway Region of Fifth Third Bank today announced the first-ever naming partnership for the ticket counters that serve the Center and its six Resident Companies, which now carry the name Fifth Third Bank Box Office.
Fifth Third Bank made a company-wide switch to a new office paper product in January 2022. The new product includes 30% post-consumer recycled content and is certified by the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC), the mark of responsible forestry.
The Executive Leadership Council (ELC) recently selected its Class of 2022 and Fifth Third Bank is excited to announce Kala Gibson, head of business banking and chief enterprise corporate responsibility officer, has been named a member of this prestigious group. The ELC is a membership organization committed to increasing the number of Black executives in C-Suite and CEO roles and on corporate boards of Fortune 1000, Global 500 and equivalent companies.
Fifth Third Bank was named a 2021 Most Outstanding Partner by Hamilton County R3Source, a division of the Hamilton County Department of Environmental Services in Ohio, dedicated to providing recycling and waste reduction assistance to residents, communities, schools and businesses in Hamilton County, including the city of Cincinnati.
In 2020, Fifth Third Bank announced a $2.8 billion investment to accelerate racial equality, equity and inclusion. Although the plan focuses on creating equitable outcomes for all, it has a specific emphasis on Black Americans, including Fifth Third’s employees, customers and communities.
Perfect score for seventh consecutive year a mark of commitment to LGBTQ workplace equality
CINCINNATI, January 28, 2022 /3BL Media/ – Fifth Third Bank, National Association, has received a score of 100 for the seventh consecutive year on the Human Rights Campaign Foundation’s 2022 Corporate Equality Index. The index is the nation’s foremost benchmarking survey measuring corporate policies and practices related to LGBTQ+ workplace equality.