Human Rights Campaign Foundation Releases 16th Annual Scorecard on
LGBTQ Workplace Equality
RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Lenovo (SEHK:0992) (Pink Sheets:LNVGY) today announced that it received
a perfect score of 100 percent on the 2018 Corporate Equality Index
(CEI), a U.S. benchmarking survey and report on corporate policies and
practices related to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer
(LGBTQ) workplace equality, administered by the Human Rights Campaign
Foundation. Lenovo joins the ranks of more than 600 major U.S.
businesses which also earned top marks this year.
“Lenovo’s culture is built upon diversity and inclusion – these values
are so fundamental to who we are as a company and the products we make
that they’ve become part of our brand promise, different is better,”
said Yolanda Conyers, vice president, Human Resources, and Chief
Diversity Officer, Lenovo. “This designation recognizes the work we’ve
done to make sure all our employees feel a sense of belonging when they
show up in the workplace and are supported with programs that fit their
The 2018 CEI rated 1,084 businesses in the report, which evaluates
LGBTQ-related policies and practices including non-discrimination
workplace protections, domestic partner benefits, transgender-inclusive
health care benefits, competency programs and public engagement with the
LGBTQ community. Lenovo meets all of the CEI’s criteria, earning a 100
percent ranking and the designation as a Best Place to Work for LGBTQ
For more information on the 2018 Corporate Equality Index, or to
download a free copy of the report, visit www.hrc.org/cei.
About The Human Rights Campaign
The Human Rights Campaign Foundation is the educational arm of America’s
largest civil rights organization working to achieve equality for
lesbian, gay, bisexual transgender and queer people. HRC envisions a
world where LGBTQ people are embraced as full members of society at
home, at work and in every community.
Lenovo (SEHK:0992) (Pink Sheets:LNVGY) is a $43 billion global Fortune
500 company and a leader in providing innovative consumer, commercial,
and data center technology. Our portfolio of high-quality, secure
products and services covers PCs (including the legendary Think and
multimode YOGA brands), workstations, servers, storage, networking,
software (including ThinkSystem and ThinkAgile) solutions, smart TVs and
a family of mobile products like smartphones (including the Motorola
brand), tablets and apps. Join us on LinkedIn, follow us on Facebook or
Twitter (@Lenovo) or visit us at www.lenovo.com.
Kristy Fair, 1-919-623-4483