UniFirst Honored for Workplace DiversityOctober 3, 2019
UniFirst Corp. was recently honored by two organizations for its commitment to workplace diversity.
UniFirst was named a winning company by 2020 Women on Boards. The nonprofit national campaign recognized UniFirst for having 20 percent or more of its board seats held by women. This marks the third consecutive year UniFirst has been honored by the organization.
Additionally, the Textile Rental Services Association (TRSA) presented UniFirst with a diversity award during its annual awards dinner. TRSA recognized UniFirst for offering on-site English as a second language classes for its employees.
“These honors underscore UniFirst’s commitment to good corporate governance, which includes embracing and maintaining a diverse work force,” says Steven Sintros, president and CEO of UniFirst. “Having a diverse range of people across gender, age, and cultural background is invaluable to today’s businesses. With so many different and diverse minds working together, we are able to offer best-in-class services and solutions to our expanding customer base.”
Based in Wilmington, MA, UniFirst Corp. is a national provider of uniforms, workwear, and facility service products. For more information, visit www.unifirst.com.