Award Celebrates Aeris’ Commitment to Opportunity for All
SAN JOSE, Calif., Dec. 6, 2017 – Aeris, a technology leader in the Internet of Things (IoT), today announced TMCnet, a global, integrated media company helping clients build smarter communities online, in print, and in person, has named Aeris a recipient of its first annual 2017 Tech Diversity Awards for workplace excellence.
The award recognizes businesses committed to inclusion at all levels of the organization that have created a workplace with policies that drive opportunity for all, regardless of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, veteran status, ancestry, or national or ethnic origin.
Judges for the award cited Aeris for its innovative diversity actions, including “The Women of Aeris,” a program that helps women advance their careers. Activities include lectures about techniques that help women to succeed, as well as frequent peer-to-peer meetings. The program also uses advanced collaborative tools and ideas to meet the challenges for women working in a fast-paced environment with global operations. The result has been an increased talent pool and a more diverse workplace.
The complete list of Tech Diversity Award winners for 2017 now are posted on the Tech Culture blog on TMCnet. Winners also will be featured on TMCnet.
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- Christina Richards, Vice President of Global Marketing, Aeris
“Aeris is a technology leader in the Internet of Things industry with a proven history of helping companies unlock the value of IoT. Aeris employees represent multiple nationalities and religions. We take a great deal of pride to create a culture of inclusion for all. Our ‘Women of Aeris’ program is just one example of how we emulate that culture. We are honored to receive the 2017 Tech Diversity award from TMCnet.”
- Rich Tehrani, CEO and Group Editor, TMCnet
“The mission of these Tech Diversity Awards is quite simple. We have surveyed and selected companies with policies that drive opportunity for all, regardless of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, veteran status, ancestry, or national or ethnic origin. Aeris has demonstrated to the editors of TMCnet that they are committed to inclusion at all levels of the organization and that personnel decisions exclude evaluation of non-work related, personal characteristics.”
Aeris is a global technology partner with a proven history of helping companies unlock the value of IoT. For more than a decade, we’ve powered critical projects for some of the most demanding customers of IoT services. Aeris strives to fundamentally improve businesses by dramatically reducing costs, accelerating time-to-market, and enabling new revenue streams. Built from the ground up for IoT and road tested at scale, Aeris IoT Services are based on the broadest technology stack in the industry, spanning connectivity up to vertical solutions. As veterans of the industry, we know that implementing an IoT solution can be complex, and we pride ourselves on making it simpler.
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