Human Rights Campaign (HRC), the nation’s largest LGBT-rights group, on Wednesday released its annual Corporate Equality Index and nine Florida companies each scored perfect 100 percent ratings.
Other companies well known in South Florida that have perfect scores include American Airlines, Apple, Comcast NBCUniversal, Facebook, Greenberg Traurig and Marriott.
The CEI rates companies and top law firms on detailed criteria falling under five broad categories, according to HRC:
- Nondiscrimination policies
- Employment benefits
- Demonstrated organizational competency and accountability around LGBT diversity and inclusion
- Public commitment to LGBT equality
- Responsible citizenship