HRC Recognizes iTexico, An Improving company, As Best Place to Work for the LGBT Community
Guadalajara, Mx. December 3rd, 2020
iTexico, an Improving company, has been recognized for the second consecutive year by the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) as a top workplace for the LGBT community in Mexico, scoring 100 percent on the organization’s annual Corporate Equality Index (CEI).
This recognition is indicative of iTexico, an Improving company's commitment to equality and adoption of critical policies and practices to protect all our employees, regardless of sexual orientation, gender identity, or expression.
"For iTexico, an Improving company, being an inclusive and diverse company is a commitment to our employees, customers, suppliers and community. Achieving this certification reinforces that we are taking the right steps to attract and have the better talent in the industry. At iTexico, everyone with talent is more than welcome because we believe that diversity is the key creativity and to providing great quality solutions for our clients." - Sandy Hermosillo, Industry Relations Coordinator.
The Human Rights Campaign Foundation’s Corporate Equality Index (CEI) is the national benchmarking tool on corporate policies, practices and benefits pertinent to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer employees.
The current criteria for the 2021 CEI includes:
- Workforce protections for all sexual orientations, gender identities, and expressions
- Inclusive benefits, medical and soft
- Supporting an inclusive culture and corporate social responsibility
iTexico, an Improving company, strives to support LGBTQ+ employees and makes a conscious effort to put inclusive policies in place, including an official committee composed of Improvers.
About the Human Rights Campaign (HRC)
HRC is the largest LGBT advocacy organization in the United States. It focuses on protecting and expanding rights for LGBT individuals. The HRC Equidad MX assessment is designed to increase LGBT inclusion in workplaces across Mexico by assessing corporate practices and policies through its annual survey.
iTexico is a global digital services company based in Austin, Texas with multiple Nearshore Innovation Centers in Mexico with more than 300 professionals. We fuel digital innovation that enables companies to transform their business through a wide range of digital service offerings including: Design, Product Engineering, Quality Assurance, Mobile, Cloud, and AI. Over the last 9 years, iTexico has experienced steady growth by developing strong partnerships with over 250 well-funded early stage, growth, and large transformation-driven companies. For more information, visit http://www.itexico.com
Improving is a technology consulting, custom software solutions, and training firm focused in Agile, Microsoft (.NET) and Java technologies. In July 2018, Improving announced their partnership with private equity firm Trinity Hunt Partners. The company has an International presence with offices in Dallas, Texas; Bryan/College Station, Texas; Houston, Texas; Columbus, Ohio; Cleveland, Ohio; Minneapolis, Minnesota; Atlanta, Georgia and Calgary, Canada. To learn more about Improving, visit http://improving.com/