News Releases: Recognition

  • Wednesday May 3, 2017

    Company Marks 10 th Year On DiversityInc’s Annual List Of Top 50 Diverse Companies

    ST. LOUIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--For the 10th year, Monsanto Company has again been named to DiversityInc’s 2017 List of Top 50 Companies for Diversity , ranking No. 39, up from No. 43 last year. The St. Louis-based sustainable agriculture company earned the recognition based upon its commitment to inclusion and diversity, as well as its exceptional corporate leadership, talent development initiatives, strong employee resource groups and support of local communities aroundmore...
  • Thursday February 16, 2017

    Company Ranked No. 2 In Industry Group For 2017

    ST. LOUIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Monsanto Company was today named one of the 2017 World’s Most Admired Companies by Fortune Magazine, attaining the rank of No. 2 within the company’s industry sector. “It’s an honor to receive this recognition for the fourth year in a row,” said Hugh Grant, Monsanto Chairman and CEO. “This ranking not only celebrates Monsanto’s pledge to operating with transparency and reporting progress, but also underscores our globalmore...
  • Tuesday December 6, 2016

    Company Earns Perfect Score on 2017 Corporate Equality Index

    ST. LOUIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Human Rights Campaign (HRC) has once again named Monsanto as one of its “Best Places to Work for LGBT Equality.” This is the ninth year Monsanto has been honored by the civil rights organization. The distinction comes with the agriculture company earning a perfect score of 100 percent on the HRC’s annual Corporate Equality Index (CEI). “At Monsanto, one of our core values is providing an inclusive and collaborative work environmentmore...
  • Thursday November 10, 2016
    ST. LOUIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Monsanto has been named a 2017 Military Friendly® Employer by Victory Media, publisher of G.I. Jobs®, STEM JobsSM and Military Spouse magazines. Monsanto earned the recognition based on its commitment to hire and recruit talented veterans and military spouses. Each year, the list of Military Friendly Employers is provided to service members and their families, helping them discover the best post-military career opportunitiesmore...
  • Friday October 28, 2016
    ST. LOUIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Science magazine has once again recognized Monsanto as one of the world’s top science employers, ranking the company No. 13 on its Science and Science Careers’ 2016 annual Top Employer survey. The survey results, which will also appear in the magazine’s Oct. 28 issue and online at ScienceCareers.org, features the 20 best companies in the biotechnology, biopharmaceutical, pharmaceutical and related industries. The announcementmore...
  • Wednesday October 26, 2016

    Global Ranking Marks Fifth Consecutive Year Monsanto has Received Prestigious Honor

    ST. LOUIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--For the fifth year in a row, Great Place to Work® has ranked Monsanto Company on its 2016 list of the Top 25 “World’s Best Multinational Workplaces.” Ranked No. 23, Monsanto is the only agricultural and St. Louis based company to appear on this year’s list. “We are honored that our commitment of hiring a diverse workforce and promoting an inclusive culture globally has and continues to be recognized,” said Steve Mizell, Executive Vicemore...
  • Wednesday September 28, 2016

    St. Louis-Based Monsanto Ranks Among Top Three Manufacturing Companies

    ST. LOUIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Working Mother magazine has recognized Monsanto as one of the 2016 “Working Mother 100 Best Companies” for the company’s outstanding leadership in creating progressive programs for its workforce in the areas of advancement for women, flexibility, child care and paid parental leave. In the manufacturing category, Monsanto is ranked among the top three companies for working mothers. “Working parents are all too familiar with themore...
  • Tuesday June 21, 2016
    ST. LOUIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Monsanto Company (NYSE: MON) has been named to MIT Technology Review’s 2016 list of 50 Smartest Companies. Monsanto, a sustainable agriculture company, is ranked No. 50. To make the list, a company must have truly innovative technology and a business model that is both practical and ambitious, enabling the company to set the agenda in its field over the past 12 months. In selecting Monsanto, MIT Technology Review editors citedmore...
  • Friday June 3, 2016

    Environmental Rankings Assess Largest Publicly Traded Companies Globally And In The U.S.

    ST. LOUIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Monsanto announced that it has placed no. 12 out of 500 of the largest U.S. publicly traded companies in the 2016 Newsweek Green Rankings, which is created in partnership with Corporate Knights and HIP Investor. This represents a dramatic jump from last year’s rankings when Monsanto placed 52nd. Monsanto continues to lead the agriculture sector in the Newsweek Green Rankings. The company also improved significantly on themore...
  • Wednesday April 20, 2016

    The Company Ranks 43 On The 2016 DiversityInc® List Of Top 50 Companies For Diversity

    ST. LOUIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--For the 9th consecutive year, DiversityInc has named Monsanto Company to the Top 50 Companies for Diversity List, citing the sustainable agriculture company’s continued commitment to diversity and inclusion for its ranking. Monsanto is the only St. Louis-based company included on the list. In addition, Monsanto ranked No. 7 on the DiversityInc Top 12 Companies for Employee Resource Groups list and ranked No. 8 on the DiversityInc Top 9 Companiesmore...
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