Corporate member PG&E has been named No. 1 among gas and electric providers and No. 22 overall in the list of 100 Best Corporate Citizens according to Corporate Responsibility Magazine. This is the third straight year PG&E has earned distinction on the list and marks an improvement from last year's overall ranking of 39th place.
So far in 2017, PG&E has been named as one of the best places to work by the Human Rights Campaign, received an award from the Edison Electric Institute for providing outstanding customer service to national accounts and earned recognition for having one of the world's top 20 training programs by Training Magazine.
Country Director for WEConnect International in the Caribbean Yaneek Page was recently highlighted in Buzzz Magazine as a woman of influence who has "contributed greatly to the development of Jamaican society and broken the mold of what is deemed 'appropriate' careers from women." She was also praised for helping "to pave the way for young girls to aspire to be anything they desire."
The Google Supplier Diversity Team held its inaugural Global Launch on March 29, 2017. They welcomed over 300 small and diverse Irish businesses to learn more about their newly launched program and how Google buys. The video was created by certified women's business enterprise Glass Eye Productions. Louise Lonergan, owner of certified women's business enterprise Lonergan Corporate Gifts, is featured in the video. Google became a WEConnect International global corporate member in 2017.