RACINE, Wis., May 12, 2010 – SC Johnson has received additional recognition from DiversityInc as being a top company for people with disabilities. Ranking seventh on the list of top 10, SC Johnson is commended for its support of people with disabilities. The company has three support groups for its people with disabilities: Abilities First Business Council, Elder Care Giver Support Group and Parents of Special Needs Children Support Group. Earlier this year, DiversityInc named SC Johnson to the 2010 Top 50 Companies for Diversity® list.
DiversityInc analyzed 449 participants from the 2010 DiversityInc Top 50 Companies for Diversity® list for criteria that includes: recruiting programs for people with disabilities; work/life and other accommodation benefits; diversity-awareness training that addresses people with disabilities; employee-resource groups for people with disabilities and/or caregivers; and communications that feature employees with disabilities.
All the participants on this year’s list offer dependent-care benefits (including childcare and eldercare), offers at least one resource group for employees with disabilities and features images and/or video of people with disabilities on their corporate web sites.
SC Johnson has long been identified as a great place to work for people of all backgrounds. Earlier this year, the company was recognized on FORTUNE magazine’s “100 Best Companies to Work For” list, Working Mother Magazine’s “100 Best Companies for Working Mothers” list, the Human Rights Campaign’s Corporate Equality Index, and Hispanic Business Magazine’s Diversity Elite 60 list.
About SC Johnson
SC Johnson is a family-owned and managed business dedicated to innovative, high-quality products, excellence in the workplace and a long-term commitment to the environment and the communities in which it operates. Based in the USA, the company is one of the world's leading manufacturers of household cleaning products and products for home storage, air care, and insect control. It markets such well-known brands as GLADE®, OFF!®, PLEDGE®, RAID®, SCRUBBING BUBBLES®, SHOUT®, WINDEX® and ZIPLOC® in the U.S. and beyond, with brands marketed outside the U.S. including AUTAN®, BAYGON®, BRISE®, ECHO®, KABIKILLER®, KLEAR®, and MR. MUSCLE®. The 124-year-old company, with more than $8 billion in sales, employs approximately 12,000 people globally and sells products in virtually every country around the world. www.scjohnson.com