Medtronic ranked No. 2 on the Fair360 Top 50 Companies for Diversity list in 2023.
Medtronic is spotlighting two employees in celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month.
“During Hispanic Heritage Month — and all year long — we come together to foster belonging among Hispanic/Latino and allied employees,” wrote the company. “This year, we are observing our Hispanic Latino Network theme ‘Rising Together: Resilience and Strength in Hispanic Heritage’ to highlight the resilience, determination, and strength of Hispanic cultures and individuals.”
Chris Sookdeo, Regional Manager, Gastrointestinal and Chair of Hispanic Latino Network (HLN) hub focused on field and sales employees said: “My goal is to make people around me better and try to push people to realize their potential. In doing that you leave a legacy behind.”
Iyola Jimenez Gonzalez, IT Director; Lead for HLN’s Latinas in Leadership mentoring program said: “Our backgrounds and our cultures are an asset. When we believe that we don’t have limits, then we won’t have limits.”