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GE Sustainability Highlights 2013

Highlights from GE's 2013 Sustainability reporting.

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GE is consistently ranked as one of the world’s leading corporations.

Corporate Social Responsibility

Corporate Equality
Human Rights Campaign, 2006–2011 (2011 rating: 60/100), 2012 (60/100), 2013 (75/100)

America’s Most Generous Corporate Foundations
Businessweek, 2010 (#5) Businessweek, 2012 (#9)

100 Best Corporate Citizens
CR Magazine, 2008–2013

Most Ethical Companies
Ethisphere, 2007–2014

Sustainable Business Practices
Dow Jones Sustainability Index, 2006–2012

Climate Innovation Index
Maplecroft, 2011 (#1), 2012, 2013 (#1)

U.S. President’s Volunteer Service Award
Gold U.S President’s Volunteer Service Award, 2006– 2013

Company and Leadership

World’s Most Admired Companies
Fortune, 2006 (#1), 2007 (#1), 2008 (#2), 2009 (#9), 2010 (#16), 2011 (#14 overall; #1 in Electronics), 2012, 2013 (#11), 2014 (2014: #10 overall; #1 in Electronics)

World’s Most Respected Company
Barron’s magazine, 2008 (#11), 2009 (#43), 2010 (#74), 2011 (#48), 2012 (#54), 2013 (#58)

Best in Class Employer
Asia Society, 2011 (1 of 5 winners), 2012

Most Innovative Practices
Asia Society, 2011, 2012

Leadership 500 Excellence Awards
HR.com and Leadership Excellence, 2014 (#1 for Large Companies)

Diversity

Top 100 Military Employers
G.I. Jobs, 2008–2013

Top 50 Employers for Veterans
Military Times, 2010 (#1), 2011, 2012, 2013

Women Worth Watching
Profiles in Diversity Journal, 2011, 2012

Top 50 Employers for Women
The Times (Opportunity Now), 2012, 2014

100 Best Companies for Working Mothers
Working Mother magazine, 2008–2013

Best Places for Diverse Managers to Work
Diversity MBA Magazine, 2011 (#18), 2012 (#18), 2013 (#10)

Corporate Inclusion
Hispanic Association on Corporate Responsibility, 2009–2011 (2011 rating: 65/100)