The role of Employee Resource Groups in today’s corporate world is becoming more prominent. Organizations are using them to ignite meaningful business conversations and charge leadership with utilizing their resources. ERGs, through their efforts in skill and innovation, develop genuine talent pools that mirror the business.

The Top ERG Award honors groups for their extraordinary and unfailing commitment to diversity and inclusion in the workplace and surrounding communities.

Criteria

  • Established an innovative organizational culture with an extraordinary and unfailing commitment to diversity, inclusion, cultural competency, com- munity outreach, and patient satisfaction.
  • Demonstrated a consistent pattern of an innovative organizational commitment to the recruitment, development, and retention of individuals from all populations.
  • Developed and implemented effective initiatives as demonstrated by a diversified work force in which all persons are afforded opportunities for employment and upward mobility regardless of difference.
  • Cultivated and promoted diversity initiatives that establish and foster a more inclusive and equitable work environment.

 

Deadline for Nominations: September 19, 2016