WestRock has confirmed that it received a score of 100 on the Human Rights Campaign Foundation’s 2022 Corporate Equality Index (CEI) for the second consecutive year.
The CEI is the nation’s foremost benchmarking survey and report measuring corporate policies and practices related to LGBTQ+ workplace equality. WestRock joins the ranks of over 840 major U.S. businesses that also earned top marks this year.
“At WestRock, we’re committed to fostering a workplace where our LGBTQIA+ teammates feel welcomed, valued and supported by fair policies and practices,” said David B. Sewell, CEO, WestRock. “Equity and inclusion are essential to who we are as a company, because we know our team is at its best when every member is heard, represented and respected. As we continue this ongoing work to ensure greater equity for our LGBTQIA+ employees, we’re honored to be recognized by the HRC Foundation’s Corporate Equality Index for the second year in a row.”