Awards & Recognitions

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Over the years Comcast and our talented team have been recognized by numerous organizations and publications for leadership in a variety of areas, including Human Resources, Diversity, Technology, Product Excellence, Customer Service and Community Investment.

The following lists awards, recognitions and honors received by Comcast and its leadership throughout the years.

Current Year

2014

  • Comcast and NBCUniversal were named among the nation's "best places to work" for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people - scoring 100 percent on the Human Rights Campaign Foundation's 2014 Corporate Equality Index. 
  • DiversityBusiness.com named Comcast and NBCUniversal among its "Top 50 Organizations for Multicultural Business Opportunities" (TheDiv50). 
  • Equal Opportunity Magazine ranked Comcast among its 2014 "Top 50 Employers."  
  • Comcast was listed among Careers & the disABLED Magazine’s "Top 50 Employers List." 
  • The Legal Intelligencer named Comcast’s legal team among Pennsylvania’s Best In-House Legal Departments of the Year. 
  • The National Hispanic Media Coalition (NHMC) honored Comcast for its Outstanding Diversity Practices during their 17th Annual Impact Awards Gala. 
  • Comcast and NBCUniversal were awarded the 2014 Multicultural TV Front Runner Award for their commitment and efforts to support multicultural communities. 
  • Comcast and NBCUniversal received a Distinguished Corporation Award from the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation, Inc. (CBCF) for our work in promoting digital literacy.  
  • Comcast and NBCUniversal received the Innovative Program Award for Internet Essentials at the 2014 T. Howard Foundation Diversity Awards Dinner.

Previous Years

2013

  • Women in Cable Telecommunications (WICT) named Comcast the top operator in cable and NBCUniversal as the best programmer for women in cable as part of their 2013 PAR Survey.
  • Comcast was named "Operator of the Year" by Multichannel News.
  • Comcast ranked #38 on the InformationWeek 500 list and placed second within the Telecommunications sector. The annual list ranks the most innovative users of technology.
  • Comcast Corporation was ranked among "The Civic 50" by the National Conference on Citizenship, Points of Light Foundation and Bloomberg News. The survey recognizes the leading community-minded companies in the S&P 500.

  • Women in Cable Telecommunications (WICT) named Comcast the top operator for women in cable and NBCUniversal as the best programmer for women in cable as part of their 2013 PAR Survey. 

  • Comcast Corporation ranked 3rd among the 2013 LATINA Style 50 Report.  

  • Comcast Business received a "2013 Leading Lights" award from Light Reading in the category of "Most Innovative SMB Service" for its cloud-based app store, Upware.

  • Comcast Cable received CableFax’s "Program & Top Ops Awards" for Xfinity TV Watchathon Week in the "Best Video on Demand Program/Special" category.

  • Comcast and NBCUniversal received OCA’s 2013 "Outstanding Corporate Partner Award."

  • Comcast was named among HispanicBusiness.com’s 2013 "Best Companies for Diversity."

  • Professional Woman’s Magazine recognized Comcast and NBCUniversal as part of their Best of the Best lists: "Diversity Employers for Women" and "Top Supplier Diversity Programs for Women."
  • Comcast was recognized in the fall issue of Latino Magazine as being one of the top 15 companies actively encouraging Latinos to enter STEM careers. 
  • Comcast and NBCUniversal’s diversity councils placed third on the Association of ERGs & Council’s annual list of the nation’s Top 25 Diversity Councils.

  • Comcast Corporation received the Hall of Fame award among extra-large companies in the Philadelphia Business Journal’s list of "Best Places to Work."
  • Black EOE Journal named Comcast among the "Top Diversity Employers" and "Top Supplier Diversity Programs."
  • The National Business Group on Health honored Comcast as the Special Recognition Winner for Best Family Engagement in the Best Employers for Healthy Lifestyles 2013 Awards.
  • Comcast Business earned top ranking in Infonetics Research’s 2013 North America Business VoIP Service Leadership Scorecard.
  • Xfinity Home, in partnership with EcoFactor, was recognized with a 2013 Home Area Networks Smart Grid Innovation Award by Greentech Media for Xfinity Home's real-time energy management solution.
  • DiversityInc magazine named Comcast Corporation among the "Top 50 Companies for Diversity."
  • The National Association for Multi-ethnicity in Communications (NAMIC) honored Comcast and NBCUniversal with its "2013 Industry Diversity Champion Award."
  • Comcast and NBCUniversal were each named a "Top Company for People of Color" by NAMIC.

  • Comcast Corporation was ranked among the "Top 50 Organizations for Multicultural Business Opportunities" by DiversityBusiness.com.
  • Careers & the disABLED magazine ranked Comcast Corporation ninth in the country on their annual "Top 50 Employers List."
  • Comcast Corporation was honored with New York Urban League’s 2013 "Champions of Diversity" Award.
  • Hispanic Network Magazine named Comcast and NBCUniversal among its "Best of the Best" in "Top Diversity Employers" and "Top Supplier Diversity Programs" for 2013.

  • U.S. Veterans Magazine (USVM) named Comcast-NBCUniversal among its 2013 Best of the Best lists for "Top Veteran-Friendly Companies" and "Top Supplier Diversity Programs."

  • LATINO Magazine recognized Comcast and NBCUniversal among its first-ever LATINO 100, a listing of the top 100 companies providing the most opportunities for Latinos.

  • United Way Worldwide recognized Comcast Corporation with two 2013 Summit Awards for volunteer and philanthropic engagement.
  • During its 2013 Corporate Philanthropy Summit, the Philadelphia Business Journal presented Comcast Corporation with the "Top Community Impact Award" and the "Top In-Kind Donor Award" in the extra large company category. Comcast was also ranked as the fifth largest corporate charitable giver in the Philadelphia region.
  • Comcast received a Beacon Award® from the Association of Cable Communicators for its Internet Essentials Ambassadors Program. 

  • The Gay, Lesbian & Straight Education Network (GLESN) honored USA Network’s Characters Unite campaign with its "Inspiration Award."

2012

  • Comcast and NBCUniversal were awarded the 2nd Annual Hiring Our Heroes Lee Anderson Award for Excellence in Veteran and Military Spouse Employment by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and its National Chamber Foundation.

  • Comcast was named "MSO of the Year" by CableFAX: The Magazine.

  • For the seventh year in row, Comcast was named one of the "Top 10 Places to Work in Cable" by CableFAX: The Magazine.

  • Comcast was recognized as one of DiversityInc’s "25 Noteworthy Companies."

  • Black Enterprise magazine selected Comcast as one of its "40 Best Companies for Diversity."

  • Comcast Corporation was selected as the Company of the Year (No. 1) for the 2012 Latina Style Magazine’s "50 Best Companies for Latinas to Work."

  • Comcast-NBCUniversal ranks among Hispanic Business magazine’s "Top 60" corporations for diversity.

  • Comcast received the "Outstanding Achievement in Workforce Initiatives" honor from the Philadelphia Association of Black Accountants, Inc.

  • Comcast and NBCUniversal’s Diversity Councils were listed among the 2012 25 Diversity Councils by the Association of Diversity Councils.

  • Comcast received the 2012 Workforce Diversity Award from the National Association of Black Accountants (NABA).

  • Comcast was selected as one of in CAREERS & the disABLED Magazine’s 2012 Reader’s Choice Top 50 Employers.

  • The Equality Forum honored NBCUniversal with its "International Business Leadership Award."

  • Comcast was named among Asian Enterprise Magazine’s "Fortune 500’s Best Companies for Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders."

  • For the sixth consecutive year, Comcast was named among the "10 Best U.S. Corporations for Veteran-Owned Businesses" by NaVOBA, the National Veteran-Owned Business Association.

  • For the eighth consecutive year, Comcast was named among Hispanic Business magazine’s "Diversity Elite 60."

  • Comcast scored 100 points out of 100 on the Human Rights Campaign’s (HRC) 2013 Corporate Equality Index (CEI), which rates large U.S. employers and their policies and procedures pertinent to LGBT employees.

  • Comcast and NBCUniversal were designated as one of the Military Friendly Employers for 2013 by GI Jobs Magazine.

2011

  • Comcast made the Philadelphia Business Journal’s "Best Places to Work List for Extra-Large Employers." Comcast ranked No. 1 and received the Gold Honor.

  • Newsweek magazine named Comcast to their annual "Green Rankings" list.

  • Comcast ranked 26th on the 2011 CareerBliss Leap Awards.

  • For the sixth year in row, Comcast was named one of the "Top 10 Places to Work in Cable" by CableFAX: The Magazine.

  • Comcast named one of the 2011 "Best Adoption-Friendly Workplaces" by the Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption.

  • NaVOBA, the National Veteran Owned Business Association, ranked Comcast among the "10 Best U.S. Corporations for Veteran-Owned Businesses."

  • In Oct. 2011, Comcast was named the fastest Internet provider in the nation according to a PC Magazine reader test of the nation’s leading ISPs. 

  • For the seventh consecutive year, Comcast was named among Hispanic Business magazine’s "Diversity Elite 60."

  • Comcast Corporation named one of "America’s Top Organizations for Multicultural Business Opportunities for 2011" by DiversityBusiness.com.

  • DiversityInc named Comcast to its 25 Noteworthy Companies list.

  • Comcast Diversity Management Council was among the top 25 U.S. diversity councils to receive the "2011 Diversity Council Honors Award" from The Association of Diversity Councils.

  • For the fifth consecutive year, Comcast made the Latina Style Magazine’s "50 Best Companies for Latinas to Work."

  • Comcast was listed among G.I. Jobs’ Top 100 Military Friendly Employers. 

  • For the seventh consecutive year, Comcast was named among Hispanic Business magazine's "Diversity Elite 60."

  • Comcast named to the 21st Annual "Top 50 Employers" in CAREERS & the disABLED Magazine.

  • Comcast was honored with a 2011 Visionary Award presented by United Spinal for demonstrating extraordinary service and outstanding commitment to people with disabilities.

  • Comcast received the 2011 Asian Enterprise Magazine Award for "Best Companies for Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders."

  • Comcast received the Asian American Justice Center’s (AAJC) 2011 Bridge Builder Award for its innovative approach to successful community empowerment.

2010

  • Comcast tied for third place in the telecommunications industry on the Dave Thomas Foundation’s list of "Best Adoption-Friendly Workplaces."

  • For the fifth year in a row, Comcast ranked on CableFAX: The Magazine’s "Top Places to Work in Cable."

  • For the second year in a row, Comcast scored 95/100 on the Human Rights Campaign Corporate Equality Index.

  • Comcast made the Philadelphia Business Journal’s "Best Places to Work" list for the fourth year in a row.

  • Comcast named to Latina Style Magazine’s "50 Best Companies for Latinas to Work" for the fourth consecutive year.

  • Comcast received "Top 10 in Accountability and Representation" by Diversity MBA Magazine.

  • DiversityBusiness.com named Comcast among the Top 50 Organizations for Multicultural Business Opportunities (TheDiv50) for the sixth consecutive year.

  • Comcast was named among the "Top 50 Companies for Diverse Managers to Work" by Diversity MBA Magazine.

  • The Association of Diversity Councils named Comcast a recipient of the "2009 Diversity Council Honors Award."

  • Comcast ranked among the "Top 25 Most Notable Companies" by DiversityInc.

  • NaVOBA, the National Veteran Owned Business Association, ranked Comcast among the "10 Best U.S. Corporations for Veteran-Owned Businesses."

  • Comcast ranked on the G.I. Jobs list of "Top 100 Military Friendly Employers."

  • Comcast received the WICT PAR Award in the areas of "Best Operators for Women in Cable" and "Best Companies for Advancement Opportunities for Women."

  • Comcast received Top 10 in Accountability and Representation by Diversity MBA Magazine.

  • For the sixth year in a row, Comcast ranked on the "Hispanic Business Corporate Diversity in America" list.

  • Comcast received a score of 50 on the Hispanic Association of Corporate Responsibility (HACR) report.  

2009

  • Comcast was named one of the Dave Thomas Foundation "Best Adoption-Friendly Workplaces."

  • For the second year in a row, Comcast was ranked as one of Businessweek magazine’s "Best Places to Launch a Career."

  • For the third year in a row, Comcast was named to the Philadelphia Business Journal’s "Best Places to Work" list.

  • For the fourth year in a row, Comcast was named to CableFax: The Magazine’s "Top 10 Places to Work in Cable."

  • Comcast ranked No. 4 (out of 200 social media leaders across the nation) as a "Corporation That Has Done the Best Job of Using Social Media" by Abrams Research.

  • Mashable.com named Comcast among "10 of the Smartest Big Brands in Social Media"  (No. 7).

  • Comcast named to Mashable.com’s "40 of the Best Twitter Brands and the People Behind Them" (No. 3 under Entertainment brands).

  • Comcast was named to the "Top 50 Organizations for Multicultural Business Opportunities" by DiversityBusiness.com for the fifth consecutive year.

  • Comcast ranked No. 6 in Diversity MBA Magazine’s "50 Out Front for Diversity Leadership: Best Places for Diverse Managers to Work" list for the fourth year in a row.

  • The Association of Diversity Councils named Comcast a recipient of the "2009 Diversity Council Honors Award."

  • Comcast was selected for inclusion on Diversity Edge Magazine’s "Best Companies for Diverse Graduates 2009."

  • For the third year in a row, Comcast was named one of Latina Style Magazine’s "50 Best Companies for Latinas to Work."

  • For the fifth year in a row, Comcast was named one of Hispanic Business magazine’s "Diversity Elite 60: Top 60 companies for Hispanics."

  • Comcast ranked on the Human Right Campaign Corporate Equality Index with a score of 95/100.

  • Comcast selected as one of the Most Admired Employers for Minority Professionals by the readers of U.S. Black Engineer, Hispanic Engineer and Women of Color magazines.

  • Comcast honored along with Turner Broadcasting as the 2009 Diversity Champion by the Walter Kaitz Foundation.

  • Comcast named one of the "2009 Top 10 Corporations for Veteran-Owned Businesses" by NaVOBA, the National Veteran Owned Business Association, in Vetrepreneur magazine.

  • Comcast named to the WICT Foundation/PAR Initiative "Best Operators for Women in Cable" list.

2008

  • Comcast named one of America’s most shareholder-friendly companies by Institutional Investor magazine.

  • Comcast was named one of the "Best Places to Launch a Career" by Businessweek magazine.

  • For the third year in a row, Comcast was named to CableFax: The Magazine’s "Top 10 Places to Work in Cable."

  • For the second year in a row, Comcast was named to the Philadelphia Business Journal’s "Best Places to Work" list (Second Place Winner for Extra-Large Companies).

  • Comcast named to the WICT Foundation/PAR Initiative "Best Operators for Women in Cable" list.

  • Comcast named one of the "Five Companies that Get Social Media" by PR Week.

  • Comcast Digital Voice recognized with Frost & Sullivan’s "2007 Customer Value Enhancement Award" for IP Communications Services.

  • Comcast was named to Women of Color magazine’s "40 Great Places for Women in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) Careers."

  • Comcast was named one of the Dave Thomas Foundation "Best Adoption-Friendly Workplaces," ranking No. 2 in the Communications and Telecommunications category.

  • For the fourth year in a row, Comcast was named one of the "Diversity Elite 60: Top 60 companies for Hispanics" by Hispanic Business magazine.

  • Comcast ranked No. 13 in Diversity MBA Magazine’s "Top 50 Companies for Diverse Managers to Work" list.

  • Comcast named to the "25 Notable Companies for Diversity" list by DiversityInc.

  • For the second year in a row, Comcast was named one of the "40 Best Companies for Diversity" by Black Enterprise magazine.

  • For the second year in a row, Comcast was named one of Latina Style Magazine’s "50 Best Companies for Latinas to Work."

  • Comcast named to Black MBA Magazine’s Top Companies list.

  • WICT Foundation/PAR Initiative named Comcast to its "Best Operators for Women in Cable" list. (Ranked second on the "Best Operators for Women in Cable" list and ranked fourth on the "Best Companies in Advancement Opportunities" list).

  • Comcast named among Veterans Business Journal’s "Best Corporations for Veteran Businesses" list.

  • Comcast was named among the Human Rights Campaign 2008 Corporate Equality Index Best Places to Work for GLBT Equality (No. 8 among Entertainment and Electronic Media companies).

  • Comcast named among Black Enterprise magazine’s "Top 40 Companies for Diversity" list.

  • Hispanic Business magazine named Comcast to its "Top 60 Companies for Hispanics" list.

  • Comcast named among Women of Color magazine’s "40 Great Places for Women of Color in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) Careers."

  • Comcast was named to the "Top 50 Organizations for Multicultural Business Opportunities" by DiversityBusiness.com for the fourth consecutive year.

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