Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield Of New Jersey Named One Of The 50 Best Companies For Latinas
September 26, 2013
NEWARK – Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey has been named one of the 50 Best Companies for Latinas in the LATINA Style 50 Report.
For the past 15 years, LATINA Style Magazine has identified and recognized companies that provide the best career opportunities for Hispanic women in the United States. This year more than 800 prominent companies in the United States were evaluated for the LATINA Style 50 Report.
"This national recognition demonstrates our successful efforts to create a workplace that values New Jersey’s diversity and professional development for Latinas," said Alison Banks Moore, Chief Diversity Officer, Horizon BCBSNJ. “We appreciate LATINA Style’s commendation.”
"Every year, since 1998, we have produced the LATINA Style 50 Report listing the best companies for Latina professionals to work,” said Robert E. Bard, President and CEO of LATINA Style, Inc. “It is our job to assist in identifying the companies that will provide them with the best opportunities to succeed.”
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey was honored for programs aimed at promoting diversity within the company, including paid minority internships, manager development programs, minority leadership programs, and the existence of a Diversity Council. To learn more about Horizon BCBSNJ and its diversity efforts visit HorizonBlue.com/diversity.
An annual awards ceremony honoring LATINA Style 50 companies will take place on February 6, 2014, during LATINA Style’s Diversity Leaders Conference in Washington, D.C. For more information regarding the LATINA Style 50, please visit the magazine Web site at www.latinastyle.com.
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey, the state’s oldest and largest health insurer, is a tax-paying, not-for-profit health services corporation, providing a wide array of medical, dental, and prescription insurance products and services. Horizon BCBSNJ is an independent licensee of the Blue Cross Blue Shield Association, serving more than 3.7 million members with headquarters in Newark and offices in Wall, Mt. Laurel, and West Trenton. Learn more at www.HorizonBlue.com
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