Submitted by: ITT Corporation
Posted: Apr 18, 2012 – 04:30 PM EST
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Apr. 18 /CSRwire/ - ITT Corporation (NYSE: ITT) announced it has been named among the top 100 companies in Corporate Responsibility Magazine’s 13th annual Best Corporate Citizens List. ITT has been previously recognized in the ranking for its commitment to responsible practices and listed among the top of all Russell 1000 companies rated.
“At ITT, we have a legacy of corporate citizenship, and we are honored to be recognized for our efforts,” said Denise Ramos, CEO and president at ITT. “We realize the importance of responsible practices across all areas of our company and are continually exploring new ways to enhance our capabilities. From governance and ethics, to sustainable operations and products, to community involvement, we are committed to remaining a trusted partner to our customers, employees, communities and shareowners.”
Each company is ranked using data accessed from public information in the categories of: climate change, employee relations, environment, finance, governance, human rights, and philanthropy. A committee composed of corporate responsibility experts, including active practitioners, academics, NGOs, investment firms, and other relevant communities determine the weight and importance of each of the seven categories.
More information on ITT’s global citizenship efforts can be found at http://itt.com/citizenship/
The full list of all companies featured on the 2012 100 Best Corporate Citizens List can be found at http://www.thecro.com/
ITT is a diversified leading manufacturer of highly engineered critical components and customized technology solutions for growing industrial end-markets in energy infrastructure, electronics, aerospace and transportation. Building on its heritage of innovation, ITT partners with its customers to deliver enduring solutions to the key industries that underpin our modern way of life. Founded in 1920, ITT is headquartered in White Plains, N.Y., with employees in more than 30 countries and sales in a total of approximately 125 countries. The company generated 2011 revenues of $2.1 billion. For more information, visit www.itt.com