CHICAGO, Jan. 21, 2020 /CNW/ - Today, BMO's commitment to diversity and inclusion in the workplace was recognized by Forbes Magazine as one of the Best Employers for Diversity for the second consecutive year.
The Forbes list is completed by surveying 50,000 Americans working for businesses with at least 1,000 employees and ranks companies that are committed to cultivating a culture that encourages diversity and the support of all employees. This year, BMO was one of 29 banks that were included on the list of 500 organizations.
"At BMO, we are driven by our Purpose to Boldly Grow the Good, in business and life, and it's in our DNA to foster a culture of inclusion where each employee can bring his or her whole self to work," said BMO's U.S. Chief Human Resources Officer Tracie Morris. "We are proud to be recognized by Forbes once again for our efforts toward zero barriers to inclusion."
Furthermore, this week Bloomberg announced BMO Financial Group on its Gender-Equality Index (GEI) for the fifth year in a row, learn more here.
To continue being an industry leader in fostering diversity and inclusion, BMO has established vision 2020, a set of goals for a diverse workforce that is focused on increasing diversity across all levels of the organization through innovative talent practices and ambitious workforce representation goals. Learn more about BMO's vision 2020 by visiting BMO Harris's website.
About BMO Harris Bank
BMO Harris Bank provides a broad range of personal banking products and solutions through more than 500 branches and fee-free access to over 40,000 ATMs across the United States. BMO Harris Bank's commercial banking team provides a combination of sector expertise, local knowledge and mid-market focus throughout the United States. For more information about BMO Harris Bank, visit the company fact sheet. Accounts are subject to approval. BMO Harris Bank N.A. Member FDIC. BMO Harris Bank is part of BMO Financial Group, a highly diversified financial services provider with total assets of CDN$839 billion, as of (July 31, 2019), and more than 45,000 employees.
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