TEAL Electronics receives the 2001 Athena Pinnacle Award!
The University of California, San Diego (UCSD) Connect Athena organization announced at their third annual Pinnacle Awards meeting on April 12, 2001 that TEAL Electronics has been awarded the Corporate Pinnacle Award.
The Athena Pinnacle Award recognizes women and men who support the Athena Vision: ATHENA fosters personal and professional change through inclusion, risk-taking, education, recognition, and diversity of thought, thereby enhancing competitiveness and opportunity in the San Diego business community.
Five companies were nominated for the Corporate Pinnacle Award:
- Deloitte & Touche LLP NurLogic Design, Inc. Proflowers.com Silicon Space, Inc.
- TEAL Electronics
Nominations for the Corporate Pinnacle Awards were judged based on the following criteria:
- What has the company done to foster the personal and professional growth of women in its work force?
- What is the current percentage of women in senior executive positions compared to 5 years ago, or since inception of the organization?
- How does the company communicate its diversity philosophy to its employees?
- To the general public?
- How many of the top 20% of the company’s executives are women?
- What employment options does the company offer? (flex-time, compressed work weeks, job sharing, telecommuting, part-time, family leave for both parents)
- What percentage of employees takes advantage of each of these options?
TEAL Electronics was evaluated based on the following profile:
TEAL Electronics is the leading provider of custom power subsystems for the technology sector, primarily serving the medical imaging and semiconductor production/testing markets. Its mission is to help customers make products that are more competitive and reliable by engineering and manufacturing innovative custom power solutions.
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For more information, contact: TEAL Electronics, 10350 Sorrento Valley Road, San Diego, CA 92121, (858) 558-9000, Fax (858) 558-9500, www.teal.com.
TEAL Electronics Corporation
Kevin Harris, 858.558.9000, x277