DENVER, CO – Human Rights Campaign has released the annual Corporate Equality Index, revealing more than 700 corporates in the United States, with 9 of those are in Denver and among the highly rated company in the index.
The list will provide LGBTQ+ community information about companies that will uphold their rights and well-being, so they may work knowing they will be treated well.
The Corporate Equality Index (CEI) is a benchmarking tool to measure companies' policies and practices related to the LGBTQ+ community. This index is issued by Human Rights Campaign, an organization that fights for equality and fairness towards LGBTQ+ people around the world.
The annual report contains 767 companies, shattering the last year’s record of 686 companies. In the first year of CEI, only 13 companies achieved the top score. The 767 companies represent over 13 million employees in the states and another 13 million+ in the world. At least 6 companies with high ratings are located in Denver.
The first one is Arcadis U.S. Inc., a design, engineering, and management consulting company headquartered in Amsterdam, Netherlands. The Arcadis U.S. is the American extension of it, located at 630 Plaza Dr Ste 300, Highlands Ranch, CO.
Arrow Electronics is among the American Fortune 500 Companies on the list. It is a distribution and services of economic components and computer product company. The headquarters is at 9201 E Dry Creek Rd, Centennial, Colorado.
Meanwhile, Ball Corporation is a company that focuses on metal packaging and supplier of the beverage, food, personal care, and household products industries. The company is located at 9200 W 108th Cir, Westminster, Colorado.
Other companies include Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck LLP, Holland & Hart LLP, and National CineMedia Inc. Click here for the full list of companies throughout the nation with high ratings of CEI 2021.
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