Our corporate-wide diversity and inclusion priority is coming to life in the Global Product Organization (GPO) through a just-launched, externally-facing program called Whirlpool Invites Returning Engineers, aka WIRE. Through the WIRE program, our recruiters are actively looking for people with five or more years of relevant engineering experience who left the workforce and are now interested in returning.
This year, Whirlpool Corporation's CEO Marc Bitzer became a Catalyst CEO Champion For Change signatory. More than 50 other global companies have entered into this program with Catalyst, a leading global nonprofit helping to build workplaces that work for women. The mission of Catalyst is to support diversity, inclusion, and gender equality at work.
Shenzhen, China - Integrating innovative technology and design concepts, Whirlpool Corporation's Shenzhen Technology Center recently celebrated reopening their main guest reception area. The area pays tribute to the center's focus as a leading technology employer in the region, as well as the company's position as the global leader in the major home appliance industry.
Do you believe goodness has its rewards? The kindness of people like the Hernandez family in Chicago and the Montejano family in San Diego, has not gone unnoticed. Maytag brand and their signature charity Boys & Girls Club of America (BGCA), provided big holiday surprises for both families because of their generosity, despite personal hardships.
In 2016, Whirlpool Corporation launched its Air cXc program in Florida in an effort to find skilled and talented military and military family members to support its Whirlpool Customer eXperience Centers (cXc). Since then, the program has expanded across nine states: Tennessee, Kentucky, Washington, Pennsylvania, Maryland, Georgia and Hawaii.
Whirlpool Corporation and The Walt Disney Company today announced that Whirlpool brand will be the Official Kitchen and Laundry Appliance of Walt Disney World Resort in Lake Buena Vista, Florida and Disneyland Resort in Anaheim, California.
Whirlpool Corporation's ISC PMO/Strategy Senior Manager Jay Hardman has found an interesting way to engage with students at the Kelley School of Business at Indiana University?-?by having them participate in a Habitat for Humanity house build on campus. The build, which took place in the week leading up to IU's homecoming weekend, is the ninth one that Whirlpool Corp.
Whirlpool Corporation continues to celebrate Friday, October 5, 2018's Manufacturing Day by expanding it into the entire month of October with blogs, articles and videos. This is the fourth year that Whirlpool Corporation has celebrated the month and the second year it has produced a global manufacturing video showcasing not only its U.S.
A blog by Ramsey Aljahmi National Manufacturing Day was Friday, October 5 and here at Whirlpool Corporation we celebrate it all month long. I'm pleased to write this last blog in our series as working in factories has been a part by my entire life.
By Jenni Hanna Come with me on a trip back to 1990... That's the year I graduated from Tiffin Columbian High School with a 3.91 grade point average. I was going to head to college like everyone else and enjoy the next four years of being a student. There was one issue.