FINDLAY, Ohio–(BUSINESS WIRE)–50/50 Women on Boards™ (50/50WOB) has recognized Cooper Tire & Rubber Company as a “3+” company for having three or more women on its corporate board of directors. With three female board members, approximately one-third of Cooper’s board seats are held by women.
50/50WOB is the leading global education and advocacy campaign driving the movement toward gender balance and diversity on corporate boards. The campaign applauds companies that have aligned with independent research that demonstrates when three or more women serve on a board, profitability, productivity and workplace engagement increase.
“It is an honor for Cooper to be recognized by 50/50 Women on Boards,” said John J. Holland, Chairman of the Cooper Tire Board of Directors. “Cooper is focused on offering a diverse and inclusive environment, starting at the top. Different backgrounds and perspectives bring about healthy debate on strategic opportunities and lead the company to be more reflective of its customers, consumers, employees, investors and the world at large.”
Source: Cooper Tire