Rogers

Award Category: 
Organizational Diversity Award
Recipient Year: 
2015

Rogers Communications Inc. is a diversified Canadian communications and media company. It is Canada’s largest provider of wireless voice and data communications services and one of Canada’s leading providers of cable television, high speed Internet and telephony services. Through Rogers Media, the company is engaged in radio and television broadcasting, televised shopping, magazines and trade publications, sports entertainment, and digital media.

Rogers strives to promote diversity as part of their corporate culture. Rogers boasts a very culturally diverse workforce including 33 per cent visible minorities, and 45 per cent women. In addition, Rogers has implemented many innovative practices, policies and, programs to improve workplace diversity, such as Rogers Pride, Rogers Women’s Network, and the company’s Diversity Leadership Council.

In 2013 and 2014, Rogers was named one of Canada’s Best Diversity Employers for its leadership in creating a diverse and equitable environment for employees, customers, and the community. Every year, Rogers hires thousands of Canadians to help build diverse, high-performing teams, and the company is committed to establishing a work environment that respects – and celebrates – difference.