Huron Consulting Group (NASDAQ: HURN), a leading provider of business consulting services, today announced that it received a perfect score on the 2014 Corporate Equality Index (CEI), a national benchmarking survey and report on corporate policies and practices related to LGBT workplace equality, administered by the Human Rights Campaign Foundation. “Our employees are integral to our success. Huron fosters an environment of inclusiveness by supporting programs and initiatives that focus on strengthening relationships across our diverse employee base,” said James H. Roth, chief executive officer and president, Huron Consulting Group. “Huron is honored to be among the top companies recognized by the Human Rights Campaign Foundation.” Huron supports employees through programs such as:
- Inclusive Company policies and benefits packages.
- An LGBT employee resource group, known as the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender (LGBT) iMatter Team.
- Philanthropic support including volunteering at EdgeAlliance in Chicago and participating in the AIDS Run & Walk fundraisers in several cities.