Diageo North America was named to Diversity MBA’s “50 Out Front for Diversity Leadership” list of the best places in the country for women and diverse managers to work. This is the sixth consecutive year that Diageo has been awarded this distinction by Diversity MBA, a national leadership organization. Diversity MBA ranked Diageo 19th overall, and also recognized it as Best in Class for Board Diversity and named four Diageo North America employees to its “Top 100 under 50 Diverse Emerging Leaders” list. For the 2017 “50 Out Front” list, Diversity MBA evaluated more than 500 companies on criteria including representation, board diversity, recruitment, workplace inclusion, retention, succession planning and accountability. Diversity MBA’s Inclusive Leadership Index identifies companies for Best in Class recognition that have demonstrated consistent and excellent systems, practices, metrics and impact.