LATINAStyle Magazine and HispanicBusiness Media Name New York Life to Their Top Employer Lists
NEW YORK, N.Y., October 3, 2012 - New York Life was recognized as one of the “50 Best Companies for Latinas to Work for in the U.S.” by LATINAStyle magazine in their July/August issue and a “Diversity Best Companies” by HispanicBusiness Media in September.
“It gives us great pleasure to be recognized for our diversity and inclusion practices and it’s especially gratifying to announce these achievements during Hispanic Heritage Month,” said Joanne Rodgers, vice president and chief diversity officer, New York Life. “We are committed to upholding our long-standing reputation as a great place for diverse professionals to work. Honoring cultural differences is not only a good business practice, but also a good life practice.”
New York Life has been named to LATINAStyle’s “50 Best Companies for Latinas to Work for in the U.S.” for the twelfth consecutive year. The annual survey is an important source of employment and career information for Hispanic women. LATINAStyle magazine has a national circulation of 150,000 and a readership of more than 600,000.
In addition, HispanicBusiness Media, the nation’s leading online source of information for and about Hispanic professionals, recognized New York Life as one of their “Diversity Best Companies” for the sixth year in a row for meeting or exceeding the following criteria: board and leadership; marketing and community outreach; recruitment; retention and promotion; and supplier diversity. With two online properties and an events and research division, HispanicBusiness Media impacts, influences and engages a total audience of close to 3 million monthly.
New York Life Insurance Company, a Fortune 100 company founded in 1845, is the largest mutual life insurance company in the United States* and one of the largest life insurers in the world. New York Life has the highest possible financial strength ratings currently awarded to any life insurer from all four of the major credit rating agencies: A.M. Best (A++), Fitch (AAA), Moody’s Investors Service (Aaa), Standard & Poor’s (AA+).** Headquartered in New York City, New York Life's family of companies offers life insurance, retirement income, investments and long-term care insurance. New York Life Investments*** provides institutional asset management and retirement plan services. Other New York Life affiliates provide an array of securities products and services, as well as retail mutual funds. Please visit New York Life’s Web site at www.newyorklife.com for more information.
*Based on revenue as reported by “Fortune 500, Ranked within Industries, Insurance: Life, Health (Mutual),” Fortune magazine, May 21, 2011. See http://money.cnn.com/magazines/fortune/fortune500/2011/faq/ for methodology.
**Source: Third Party Ratings Reports as of 6/22/12.
***New York Life Investments is a service mark used by New York Life Investment Management Holdings LLC and its subsidiary, New York Life Investment Management LLC.