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Windstream Recognized for Diversity and Inclusion Efforts

August 19, 2021

U.S. Veterans Magazine and HISPANIC Network Magazine cite multiple programs

LITTLE ROCK, Ark.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Windstream, a privately held communications and software company, has been recognized by U.S. Veterans Magazine and HISPANIC Network Magazine for its diversity and inclusion programs.

U.S. Veterans Magazine named Windstream a Top Veteran-Friendly Company and Top Supplier Diversity Program. HISPANIC Network Magazine named Windstream a Top Employer, Top LGBTQ+ Employer and Top Supplier Diversity Program.

“We are gratified by this recognition of our ongoing diversity and inclusion initiatives,” said Mary Michaels, chief human resources officer at Windstream. “Our company understands that our strength lies in our people and that their unique skills and insights drive our ability to better serve our customers.”

U.S. Veterans Magazine’s annual review is an evaluation of the nation’s employers, initiatives, government agencies and educational institutions. These non-biased studies are valuable resources for job-seekers, business owners, students, consumers, senior management, business associations, employment agencies and consumer groups.

The lists were compiled from market research, independent research, diversity conference participation and survey responses that were performed by DiversityComm’s agents and/or affiliates. This year, more than 375 companies and institutions participated.

The results are published in the fall issue of U.S Veterans Magazineand available here and on print newsstands.

DiversityComm also publishes HISPANIC Network Magazine, which polled hundreds of Fortune 1000 companies for its annual Best of the Best evaluations. HNM is one of the nation’s fastest-growing magazines, promoting the advancement of Hispanics in all aspects of education, business and employment to ensure equal opportunity. The results are published in the fall issue of HISPANIC Network Magazineand available here and on print newsstands.

About Windstream

Windstream Holdings is a privately held communications and software company. Windstream offers managed communications services, including SD-WAN and UCaaS, and high-capacity bandwidth and transport services to businesses across the U.S. The company also provides premium broadband, entertainment and security services through an enhanced fiber network and 5G fixed wireless service to consumers and small and midsize businesses primarily in rural areas in 18 states. Additional information is available at or Follow us on Twitter at @Windstream.

Scott Morris, 501-748-5342

Source: Windstream Holdings

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