GREENVILLE, S.C.—Forbes Magazine has lauded Michelin North America Inc. for its diverse work force.
The magazine has named Michelin its 2022 Best Employer for Diversity in the automotive industry in the U.S.
Overall, Michelin was ranked the fifth best large employer
According to the French-based tire maker, the company is "dedicated to fostering a diverse, equitable and inclusive workplace." The company said the honor spotlights "Michelin's commitment to providing motion for life for its 22,500 employees as well as its customers and communities where the company operates."
Felicia Sanders, chief human resources officer for Michelin North America, said respect for people is one of Michelin's core values.
"We are committed to supporting employees in reaching their full potential and creating a great place to work," she said. "At Michelin, we recognize and celebrate every employee. We believe each individual drives the ingenuity and success of our company, giving people everywhere motion for life."