Annual competition sponsored by BMO Financial Group recognizes Canada’s Best Diversity Employers.
TORONTO, ONTARIO-(Marketwire – Feb. 19, 2013) – The 2013 winners of the Canada’s Best Diversity Employers competition were announced today, recognizing the nation’s most progressive organizations in creating diverse and inclusive workplaces. This year’s list of winners, expanded to 55 organizations, was announced this morning.
“BMO is the founding sponsor of this important competition, now entering its seventh year,” says Lynn Roger, Senior Vice President and Chief Talent Officer at BMO Financial Group. “Our company is built on diversity, and we continue to succeed by making sure our employees truly reflect the communities we serve.”
The Canada’s Best Diversity Employers competition recognizes employers who have developed exemplary initiatives in a range of areas, including programs for women, visible minorities, persons with disabilities, Aboriginal peoples, and lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) peoples. Applicants were selected by the editorial team at the Canada’s Top 100 Employers project, which manages the competition