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LATINA Style, Inc. Announces the 2017 LATINA Style 50 Report: The 50 Best Companies for Latinas to Work for in the U.S.

For Immediate Release
Contact: Diana Martinez
(214) 357-2186


LATINA Style, Inc. Announces the 2017 LATINA Style 50 Report
The 50 Best Companies for Latinas to Work for in the U.S.

WASHINGTON D.C., September 7, 2017 – LATINA Style Inc., the premier company addressing the needs of Latina professionals and business owners in the United States, proudly announces the LATINA Style 50 Report for 2017. Now celebrating its 20th anniversary, the annual report sets the standard for identifying corporations that are providing the best career opportunities for Latinas in the country. The LATINA Style 50 Report is the most respected evaluation of corporate America’s career advancement opportunities for Latinas.

The LATINA Style 50 Report is an annual evaluation of corporate America’s sensitivity to Latinas’ needs and goals in the work place. Companies responding to LATINA Style’s questionnaire are evaluated based on matters that LATINA Style magazine readers deemed as most important to them in the workplace. Among the principal areas of evaluation are: the number of Latina executives, Latina retention, mentoring programs, educational opportunities, alternative work policies, employee benefits, women’s issues, job retraining, affinity groups, and Hispanic relations. Evaluations for the 2017 annual report are based on 2016 data.

“Preparing the LATINA Style 50 Report is an exhausting process that takes intense research and study. It is our goal to provide the most accurate picture of what corporate America has to offer.  We need to be sure that the companies listed on the report are the ones that truly are the best places for Latina professionals to work,” says Robert E. Bard, President and CEO of LATINA Style, Inc. “It is our pleasure to announce that this year Prudential Financial, Inc. has been selected as our Company of the Year.”

Prudential Financial, Inc. is in the industry of diversified financial services, but they are also in the business of empowering their employees. Prudential Financial, Inc. has created an impressive track record and has been one of the companies and has participated with the LATINA Style 50 Report since 1998 and has always placed at the top of the list. Prudential Financial, Inc. has distinguished itself since the beginning as a company who nurtures its associates and paves their road to a successful career. With one of the company’s core values of respect, Prudential Financial, Inc. has found a way to empower their associates; women and men, despite diverse backgrounds, countries and nationalities.

This national report is the most respected survey of corporate America’s policies and practices as they pertain to the advancement and development of professional Hispanic women. The report is the result of an extensive search involving the most prominent corporations in the United States. This year LATINA Style is proud to present the list of the 2017 LATINA Style 50 Report, the 50 Best Companies for Latinas to Work for in the U.S.


2017 LATINA Style Top 50 Companies

  1. Prudential Financial, Inc.
  2. Johnson & Johnson
  3. Marriott International, Inc.
  4. Comcast NBCUniversal
  5. Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.
  6. AT&T
  7. Accenture
  8. General Motors Company
  9. United Technologies Corporation
  10. New York Life
  11. PepsiCo, Inc.
  12. Fiat Chrysler Automobiles
  13. Intel Corporation
  14. JPMorgan Chase & Co.
  15. Nationwide
  16. Colgate-Palmolive
  17. Bank of America
  18. Wyndham Worldwide
  19. Wells Fargo & Company
  20. Sodexo, Inc.
  21. Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  22. Hilton
  23. Aflac Incorporated
  24. Morgan Stanley
  25. Kaiser Permanente
  26. Comerica Bank
  27. Pacific Gas & Electric Company
  28. USAA
  29. Merck & Co., Inc.
  30. Hyatt Hotels Corporation
  31. MetLife
  32. JCPenney
  33. Xerox Corporation
  34. State Farm
  35. Sprint
  36. Rackspace
  37. Freddie Mac
  38. Fannie Mae
  39. Boston Scientific Corporation
  40. Aetna
  41. Los Alamos National Laboratory
  42. Navy Exchange Service Company
  43. TIAA
  44. CVS Health
  45. The Exchange (Army and Air Force Exchange Service)
  46. Ford Motor Company
  47. Northern Trust
  48. Consolidated Edison, Inc.
  49. Masco Corporation
  50. Leadership for Educational Equity
20th Anniversary LATINA Style 50 Awards and Diversity Leaders Conference
The annual awards ceremony honoring the LATINA Style 50 companies will take place on February 8, 2018 during the 20th Anniversary LATINA Style 50 Awards and Diversity Leaders Conference in Washington, D.C. For more information regarding the LATINA Style 50, please contact Diana Martinez at, 214-357-2186 or visit
About LATINA Style Inc.
LATINA Style Inc., is the publisher of LATINA Style Magazine, a lifestyle magazine for the professional Hispanic woman. The magazine has been published for 23 years and has a national circulation of 150,000 and a readership of nearly 600,000. The company is host of the LATINA Style Business Series, the LATINA Style 50 Report, the National LATINA Symposium and the LATINA Style Hero Initiative. To learn more about LATINA Style visit or call (214) 357-2186.
Connect with LATINA Style on social media at @LATINAStyleMag on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.


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