HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dynegy Inc. (NYSE: DYN) will be recognized on April 11 at the 2018 Texas Diversity and Leadership Conference in Dallas as one of the Top 25 Companies for Diversity in Texas.
Dynegy ranked 7th on the survey conducted by the National Diversity Council, which evaluated over 100 Texas Fortune 1000 corporations. Dynegy was recognized for its large proportion of women and minority leaders in executive management and Board of Director positions.
“The Top Companies for Diversity Award honors companies of the highest caliber,” said Dennis Kennedy, Founder and Chairman of the National Diversity Council. “Our team takes great pride in honoring Dynegy, and other companies like them, that make a more inclusive workplace a priority.”
“One of Dynegy’s core values is promoting an environment in which those of all backgrounds are encouraged to share their perspectives and experience,” said Dynegy President and Chief Executive Officer Robert C. Flexon. “Having a diverse set of backgrounds and viewpoints at the table and in the board room makes a better and more competitive Company.”
The recognition follows Dynegy being named a Top Workplace Company in the Houston area by the Houston Chronicle’s Top Workplaces 2017 initiative.
Throughout the Northeast, Mid-Atlantic, Midwest, Texas and California, Dynegy operates nearly 28,000 megawatts (MW) of power generating facilities capable of producing enough energy to supply more than 23 million American homes. Through our retail business, we serve approximately 1.2 million customers who depend on reliable, affordable energy to grow and thrive.