WINNERS INCLUDE DOW CHEMICAL, IBM, AETNA, CLOROX
October 7, 2010
Out & Equal Workplace Advocates is pleased to announce the winners of its
annual Workplace Awards, the "Outies." The awards were given October 7,
2010, at a gala dinner at the Los Angeles Convention Center hosted by
activist and comedian Kate Clinton.
The awards were given in six categories, including: the Trailblazer Award,
for an LGBT person who has made a major contribution to workplace equality;
the Champion Award, for a straight person who has championed LGBT equality
in the workplace; the Significant Achievement Award, for a company that has
made strides in LGBT equality; the Workplace Excellence Award, for a company
that has demonstrated an overall commitment to pursuing and implementing
equality for LGBT employees; and the ERG of the Year award, for the best
LGBT employee resource group.
This year¹s award winners are as follows:
Trailblazer Award: Bill Hendrix, Dow Chemical
Champion: Mark Bertolini, Aetna Healthcare
Significant Achievement: Dow Chemical
Workplace Excellence: IBM
ERG of the Year: The Clorox Company
See a complete list of the nominees and learn more about the Awards Dinner.