Caterpillar named on DiversityInc’s Top 25 Noteworthy Companies for Diversity List for 2014

DiversityInc announced that Caterpillar was included in their Top 25 Noteworthy Companies for Diversity and Top Ten Companies for Employee Resource Groups. More than a thousand public and privately held companies competed for spots on the coveted list.

“With increasing emphasis on talent development and exceptional employee resource groups, Caterpillar is making significant diversity-management efforts under the guidance of Latasha Gillespie, Director, Global Diversity & Inclusion,” said DiversityInc founder and CEO, Luke Visconti.

The rankings are determined by an objective methodology that calculates factors such as Talent Pipeline, Equitable Talent Development (including commitments to mentorship and philanthropy), CEO/Leadership Commitment, and Supplier Diversity.

“I am very proud of Caterpillar’s placement on the Top 25 Noteworthy list and Top 10 list for ERGs,” said Latasha Gillespie, Global Diversity & Inclusion director. “The diversity of our people and inclusiveness of our environment is what makes Caterpillar unique and helps us to be the recognized leader in our services and industries around the world. I would also like to congratulate our ERGs on reaching the Top 10 list - Caterpillar is a stronger, more innovative and exciting place to work because of your efforts.”  

Click here to see the full list of DiversityInc's Top 25 Noteworthy Companies.

DiversityInc also announced a number of Specialty Lists, all of which can be viewed in their entirety at Caterpillar also ranked no. 10 Company for Employee Resource Groups (ERGs).

Diversity & Inclusion

At Caterpillar, we are committed to a diverse and inclusive environment that values and respects the unique talents, experiences and viewpoints of our global employees.

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Employee Resource Groups

Our workforce is as diverse as the customers we serve. 

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