Forbes magazine has named U.S. Bank one of the 2020 Best Employers for Diversity, an annual list which is based on independent surveys of employees at large companies in the United States.
“We are honored to be recognized by Forbes for the diverse, equitable and inclusive culture that is core to how we do business,” said Greg Cunningham, chief diversity officer at U.S. Bank. “This culture helps us develop our employees into leaders, build relationships with our customers and show up in our communities.”
The company’s commitment to a diverse, equitable and inclusive workplace includes: creating business resource groups that connect employees who have similar backgrounds, experiences or interests and their supporters; hosting inclusive leadership workshops for managers; partnering with community organizations, such as the National Museum of African American History & Culture, to advance education and advocacy efforts; and more.
With data partner Statista, Forbes arrived at the list based on based on an independent survey from a representative sample of 60,000 employees working for companies employing at least 1,000 people in their U.S. operations. Respondents were asked questions regarding the topics of age, gender equality, ethnicity, disability, LGBTQA+ and general diversity concerning their own employer.
View the full 2020 Best Employers for Diversity list and learn more about methodology here.
U.S. Bancorp, with 74,000 employees and $495 billion in assets as of December 31, 2019, is the parent company of U.S. Bank National Association, the fifth-largest commercial bank in the United States. The Minneapolis-based bank blends its relationship teams, branches and ATM network with mobile and online tools that allow customers to bank how, when and where they prefer. U.S. Bank is committed to serving its millions of retail, business, wealth management, payment, commercial and corporate, and investment services customers across the country and around the world as a trusted financial partner, a commitment recognized by the Ethisphere Institute naming the bank a 2019 World’s Most Ethical Company. Visit U.S. Bank at usbank.com or follow on social media to stay up to date with company news.
Arielle Goldberg, U.S. Bank