SAN FRANCISCO LATINA Style, the only national
publication focused on the Latina professional, recently
named PG&E Corporation (NYSE:PCG) as one of the
top 50 companies nationwide for providing professional
opportunities to Latinas. Winners of the annual LATINA
Style 50 Award are chosen from more than 600
of the most respected U.S. companies. The Corporation
was presented with the award at a ceremony held at
the White House on March 28.
"We believe our company is best able to meet today's
business challenges and serve our communities with
the unique talents of a diverse workforce," said G.
Brent Stanley, senior vice president of Human Resources
for PG&E Corporation. PG&E Corporation is
pleased to have our diversity efforts recognized by
LATINA Style and other reputable publications
and organizations nationwide.
PG&E Corporation's policies and programs have
been consistently recognized nationally for their
approach to workforce diversity. For the past four
years, the Corporation has been named by Fortune magazine
as one of the top 50 companies nationwide for minorities.
In 2002, the Corporation was ranked no. 30 in Fortune's
overall list; in addition, the magazine ranked PG&E
Corporation no. 4 on its list of companies with the
largest number of minorities among the 50 highest
Thirty percent of PG&E Corporation's 21,000 employees
are minority women and men, and 18 percent of the
company's management ranks are comprised of minorities.
The Corporation and its subsidiary Pacific Gas and
Electric Company have also received recognition for
the opportunities provided to minorities from several
national publications and organizations, including,
Hispanic Magazine "Corporate 100"
Hispanic Association on Corporate Responsibility
National Black MBA Organization
Society of Hispanic Engineers
U.S. Secretary of Labor's Secretary's 2000
This is a great company to work for because it truly
lives its commitment to provide opportunities for
minority employees, said Stacy Campos, an attorney
with PG&E Corporation's utility subsidiary Pacific
Gas and Electric Company. As a result, we provide
better service to our customer base because PG&E
Corporation's workforce genuinely reflects the rich
diversity of the communities it serves.