Best of the Best Survey Results & Winners


Hispanic Network Magazine Announces its Spring 2015 Results Best of the Best Lists

(Irvine, California) – May 15, 2015 – Hispanic Network Magazine (HNM) today released the results of its much-anticipated 2015 review of the nation's Best of the Best in Government and Law Enforcement Best of the Best Logo 2015Agencies; Insurance, Finance and Banking Companies; Utilities, Energy, Gas and Oil Companies, STEM Employers, as well as Healthcare, Pharmaceutical & Biotech Companies. 

Hispanic Network Magazine, now celebrating 23 years of diversity, polled hundreds of Fortune 1000 companies for its 2015 Best of the Best evaluations. At HNM, our goal is to create an environment of teamwork in which Latinos, Latinas, Hispanics, Native Americans and other minorities have access to all applicable business and career opportunities. The annual review is an evaluation of the nation's employers, initiatives, government agencies and educational institutions. These nonbiased studies are valuable resources for jobseekers, business owners, students, consumers, senior management, business associations, employment agencies and consumer groups. 


This year’s winners include the following, in alphabetical order:


Top Government & Law Enforcement Agencies


Air Force Civilian Service (AFCS)

Army & Air Force Exchange Service (AAFES)

Army National Guard

Central Intelligence Agency (CIA)

Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA)

Defense Logistics Agency (DLA)

Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA)

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)

Export-Import Bank of the United States

Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)

Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)

Federal Communications Commission (FCC)

Federal Trade Commission (FTC)

General Services Administration (GSA)

Internal Revenue Service (IRS)

Los Angeles Airport Police Department (LAPDX)

Los Angeles Fire Department (LAFD)

Louisville Metro Police

Minority Business Development Agency (MBDA)

National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)

National Health Service Corps (NHSC)

National Institute of Allergy & Infectious Diseases (NIAID)

National Institutes of Health (NIH)

National Security Agency (NSA)

NAVAIR–U.S. Navy Naval Air Systems Command

NAVSEA–Naval Sea Systems Command

New York City Police Department (NYPD)

Port Authority of New York

Transportation Security Administration (TSA)

United States Marine Corps

United States Postal Service

U.S. Agency for International Development

U.S. Air Force

U.S. Army

U.S. Coast Guard

U.S. Coast Guard Civilian Careers

U.S. Customs and Border Protection

U.S. Department of Agriculture

U.S. Department of Commerce

U.S. Department of Defense

U.S. Department of Education

U.S. Department of Energy

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

U.S. Department of Homeland Security

U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development

U.S. Department of Justice

U.S. Department of Labor

U.S. Department of State

U.S. Department of the Interior

U.S. Department of the Treasury

U.S. Department of Transportation

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement

U.S. National Guard

U.S. Navy

U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission

U.S. Secret Service

U.S. Small Business Administration


Top Utilities, Energy, Gas & Oil Companies

AES Corporation

Alabama Power Company

Alliant Energy Corporation

Ameren Corporation

American Electric Power Company, Inc.

Bonneville Power Administration

BP America, Inc.

CenterPoint Energy, Inc.

Chesapeake Energy Corporation

Chevron Corporation

Commonwealth Edison Co.

Connecticut Light & Power Co.


Consolidated Edison, Inc.

Consumers Energy Company

Devon Energy Corporation

Dominion Resources, Inc.

DTE Energy

Duke Energy Corporation

Edison International

Entergy Corporation

EOG Resources, Inc.


ExxonMobil Corporation

Florida Power & Light Company  (A subsidiary of NextEra Energy, Inc.)

Georgia Power Company


Hess Corporation

Long Island Power Authority

Los Angeles Department of Water & Power

Marathon Oil Corporation

National Grid

New York Power Authority

Occidental Petroleum Corporation

Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E)

Pepco Holdings Inc.

Philadelphia Gas Works

Portland General Electric Company

PPL Electric Utilities Corporation

Public Service Enterprise Group

Reliant Energy

Sempra Energy Shell Oil Company

Southern California Edison Company

Southern Company

TXU Energy Retail Co LP Valero Energy

Virginia Electric & Power Company

We Energies / Wisconsin Energy Corporation XTO Energy Inc.


Top Insurance Companies


AIG Insurance Company

Allstate Insurance Company

American Family Mutual Insurance Company

Amica Mutual Insurance Company

Erie Indemnity

Farmers Insurance Company

Fidelity Insurance Company

Hartford Insurance Company, The

Health Care Service Corporation

MassMutual Insurance Company

MetLife, Inc.


Progressive Insurance


State Farm Insurance Company

Travelers Insurance Company

VOYA Financial


Top Finance & Banking Companies

Ally Financial Inc.

American Express Company

Ameriprise Financial, Inc.

Bank of America Corporation

Bank of the West

Barclays Group US Inc.

BBVA USA Bancshares, Inc.

BMO Financial Group

BNY Mellon

Capital One Financial Corporation

Citigroup Inc.

Citizens Bank

Credit Suisse (USA), Inc.

Deloitte LLP

Edward Jones

Ernst & Young LLP

Federal Reserve System

Fifth Third Bancorp

Freddie Mac

Goldman Sachs

HSBC North America Holdings Inc.


JPMorgan Chase & Co.


KPMG International

Lincoln Financial

M&T Bank

MasterCard Incorporated

MetLife, Inc.

Morgan Stanley

National Credit Union Administration

Northern Trust 

PNC Financial Services Group, Inc., The

PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP

Principal Financial Group

Prudential Financial

Regions Financial Corporation

State Street Corporation

SunTrust Banks, Inc.

Taunus Corporation

TD Bank, America’s Most Convenient Bank


U.S. Bancorp

Union Bank

Vanguard Group, Inc., The

Visa Inc.

Wells Fargo & Company


Top STEM Employers

Aastrom Bioscience, Inc.

Abbott Laboratories


Advanced Cell Technology

AECOM Technology Corporation

Agilent Technologies


Allston Trading


Amgen, Inc.



Aprimo Inc.

Arxan Technologies

Astellas Pharma US, Inc.


Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Beckman Coulter

Biogen Idec Inc.

Black & Veatch

BMW Group

Boehringer-Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Boeing Company

Boston Consulting Group

Bristol-Myers Squibb Company


Cerner Corporation

CH2M Hill


Citrix Systems

Crowe Chizek



Edward Jones

Eisai Pharmaceuticals

Eli Lilly






Fair Isaac Corporation


Fluke Networks

Forest Laboratories

Genentech, Inc.

General Dynamics

General Electric

Genzyme Corporation

Geron Corporation

Gilead Sciences, Inc.


Google, Inc.


Harris Corporation

HDR, Inc.



ICF International

Ingersoll Rand

Intel Corporation


Jacobs Engineering Group

Johnson & Johnson


Lockheed Martin

Man Tech International Corp.

McKinsey & Company


Mentor Graphics


Microsoft Corporation


Morningstar, Inc.


Mylan Pharmaceuticals

National Instruments


Northrop Grumman

Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation

Ontario Systems, LLC




Principal Financial Group



Raytheon Company

Red Hat


Riot Games

Riverbed Technology

Roche Diagnostics Corporation



SAS Institute

Shell Oil Company

Siemens Corporation

State Farm


Tektronix, Inc.

Texas Instruments

Thermo Fisher Scientific

United States Army Corps of Engineers

URS Corporation



Top Healthcare, Pharmaceutical and Biotech Companies

Abbott Laboratories

Amgen, Inc.

Astellas Pharma US, Inc.

AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals

Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals, Inc. 

Biogen Idec Inc.

Boehringer-Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc. 

Bristol-Myers Squibb Company

Eisai Pharmaceuticals

Eli Lilly & Company

Forest Laboratories

Genentech, Inc.

Genzyme Corporation

Gilead Sciences, Inc. 

GlaxoSmithKline LLC

Johnson & Johnson

Kaiser Permanente


Mylan Pharmaceuticals

Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation


Roche Diagnostics Corporation



The goal of the annual evaluations is to not only bring the latest information and guidance to our readers, but also encourage active outreach and diversity policies among corporations and government agencies. The lists were compiled from market research, independent research, diversity conference participation and survey responses that were performed by DiversityComm’s agents and/or affiliates. This year, more than 250 companies and institutions participated.


The results are published in the spring issue of Hispanic Network Magazine and available on print and digital newsstands. Published by DiversityComm, Hispanic Network Magazine is dedicated to promoting the advancement of Hispanics in all aspects of business and employment to ensure equal opportunity. Part II of our Best of the Best series, featuring Top Diversity Employers, Top Supplier Diversity Programs, Top Schools, Top LGBT-Friendly and Top Disability-Friendly Companies will be published in the fall issue, available mid-November, 2015.  DiversityComm also publishes Black EOE Journal, Professional Woman's Magazine, U.S. Veterans Magazine and Diversity in STEAM Magazine.


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