Sodexo named a 2009 winner by LATINA Style Magazine
August 04, 2009
Honor earned for a commitment to creating a workplace where all can excel
GAITHERSBURG, Md., August 24, 2009 – Sodexo, Inc., a leading integrated food and facilities management company, has been named one of the Top 50 U.S. companies by LATINA Style Magazine in its annual LATINA Style 50 Report. The winners were announced at a press conference earlier today in Washington, D.C. and Sodexo, Inc. is featured in the magazine’s August edition.
“As a service company, Sodexo has always been an organization that revolves around people – and our commitment to diversity and inclusion is ingrained in our company culture,” said Dr. Rohini Anand, Sodexo’s Senior Vice President & Global Chief Diversity Officer. “Sodexo is honored to have been recognized by LATINA Style Magazine and looks forward to celebrating this latest achievement in our journey to enhance the quality of life for all Sodexo employees.”
”Every year LATINA Style Magazine carefully evaluates over 800 corporations to choose the 50 best companies for Latinas to work for in the U.S.,” said Robert Bard, President & CEO of LATINA Style Magazine. “Our survey is a highly regarded source of employment and career information for Hispanic women in our country, and the Selection Committee was impressed by Sodexo’s well-documented commitment to creating an environment where all employees can thrive. I congratulate Sodexo, Inc.”
Sodexo, Inc. (www.sodexoUSA.com) is a leading integrated facilities management services company in the U.S., Canada, and Mexico, with $7.7 billion (USD) in annual revenue and 120,000 employees. Sodexo serves more than ten million customers daily in corporations, health care, long term care and retirement centers, schools, college campuses, government, and remote sites. Sodexo, Inc., headquartered in Gaithersburg, Md., is a member of Sodexo Group, and funds all administrative costs for the Sodexo Foundation (www.SodexoFoundation.org), an independent charitable organization that, since its founding in 1999, has made more than $11 million in grants to fight hunger in America. Visit the corporate blog at www.sodexoUSA.com/blog.