An inclusive work environment is one where all employees, regardless of their differences, feel welcomed, valued, respected and engaged. Our strategy is to:
In 2013, we were named the Top Regional Utility for Diversity and one of the Top 10 Companies for Blacks by DiversityInc.
It takes strong leadership, teamwork, and dedication to serve. These qualities, along with a commitment to our customers and an emphasis on inclusion, earned us recognition in 2013 as the top-ranked utility in the Top 100 Military-Friendly Employers rankings compiled by GI Jobs magazine; the top-ranked electric utility in the "Best for Vets" rankings compiled by Military Times EDGE magazine; and the top-ranked energy company in the Most Valuable Employers for Military rankings compiled by CivilianJobs.com.
The recognition is earned by providing an active-duty benefits package for reservists and their families, special events and functions honoring veterans, and active affinity groups for employees. Shown above: Kent Sapp, Southern Company employee and former Black Hawk helicopter special operations mission pilot.