LATINAStyle and Hispanic Business Magazines Name New York Life to their Top Employer Lists
Recognitions Highlight Company’s Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion
NEW YORK, N.Y., September 27, 2011 - New York Life Insurance Company has been recognized as Employer of Choice by two prestigious publications:
- For the eleventh consecutive year, New York Life has been named one of the “50 Best Companies for Latinas to Work for in the U.S.” by LATINAStyle magazine in their August issue; and
- For the fifth year in a row, New York Life has been named to Hispanic Business magazine's “Top 60 Diversity Elite” for 2011 in their September issue.
“We are honored, once again to be recognized for our commitment to diversity and inclusion by these prestigious magazines and are pleased to announce this achievement during Hispanic Heritage Month” said Lance LaVergne, vice president and chief diversity officer, New York Life. “We truly believe that creating an environment where everyone feels valued and included is the only way to achieve success in today’s marketplace.”
LATINAStyle's “50 Best Companies for Latinas to Work for in the U.S.,” which is its annual survey of over 800 U.S. corporations, and serves as 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, the September issue of Hispanic Business lists New York Life as one of the “Top 60 Diversity Elite 2011, Best Companies, Best Practices,” which recognizes New York Life’s commitment to hiring, promotion, marketing, philanthropy and supplier diversity in the Hispanic community. Hispanic Business magazine has a circulation of 240,000 with 960,000 readers monthly, plus 1.4 million monthly visits to their Website.
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 financial strength ratings awarded to any life insurer by all four of the major credit rating agencies. 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 institutional and 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 5, 2011. See http://money.cnn.com/magazines/fortune/fortune500/2011/faq/ for methodology.
**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.