The selection was based on an independent survey from a sample of 75,000 U.S. employees working for companies employing at least 1,000 people in U.S. operations. Employees from 31 industries were asked to share their opinions on a series of statements about their respective employer’s culture, opportunities for career development, image, working conditions, salary and wages, and diversity, Respondents were surveyed during March and April 2020.
“BMO is committed to zero barriers to inclusion and aims to ensure the path to success is equally open for all. We are a leader in diversity and inclusion for our customers, colleagues and communities, and are continually identifying and removing barriers in banking,” Tracie Morris, U.S. chief human resources and inclusion officer for BMO, said. “We are proud to be recognized for the second consecutive year on Forbes‘ list of America’s Best Employers for Women as we continue to Boldly Grow the Good.”
BMO was also recognized this year on Forbes‘ Best Employers for Diversity list for the second year in a row, and was included on the Bloomberg Financial Services Gender Equality Index for the fifth year in a row.