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Detroit, MI, United States, 2015/03/16 - Turner’s commitment to creating opportunities for minority and women-owned small businesses earns the company recognition for the sixth consecutive year - DiversityBusiness.com / TurnerConstruction.com.
Turner Construction Company is pleased to announce that for the sixth year in a row the company has earned recognition as one of the top 50 organizations for multicultural business opportunities.
The top 50 organizations are selected through a survey of more than 1.5 million small businesses. The chosen companies distinguish themselves by establishing and maintaining the most mutually beneficial relationships with diversity suppliers and subcontractors.
“I would like to offer my thanks to the more than one million diversity business owners who participated in the survey. Providing opportunities for minority and women-owned businesses is one of the cornerstones of Turner’s corporate culture,” said Hilton Smith, senior vice president.
The Div50 companies will be honored as part of DiversityBusiness.com’s 15th Annual National Summit on April 30, 2015 at New York City’s Harvard Club.
About the Div50
The Div50 (diversitybusiness.com) is a listing of the top 50 corporate and organizational buyers of diversity products and services throughout the U.S. It represents the voices of more than 1,500, 000 diversity-owned (women, African Americans, Hispanics, Asians, Native American, and other multicultural groups) businesses in the U.S., in sectors such as technology, manufacturing, food service and professional services. It has become the Gold Standard to its members and their associates and reaches millions of consumers every year. In fifteen years, it has become a highly valued metric of corporate excellence in the diversity space.