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List of Women Executive Leadership Corporate Salute 2017 Winning Companies

Women Executive Leadership – Corporate Salute 2017

Winning Companies

  Based upon Florida Trend Magazine’s Top Public Companies in 2017, Women Executive Leadership is pleased to announce the following companies that will be recognized at its upcoming Corporate Salute event for their advancements in accelerating gender diversity in the boardroom and C-suite:


Breakthrough Award – Companies recognized for naming one or more women to their board of directors for the first time since WEL’s 2014 census.

  • Fidelity National Financial, Inc.
  • Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings
  • Roper Technologies, Inc.
  • Spirit Airlines
  • SBA Communications Corporation
  • FirstService Corporation
  • HEICO Corporation
  • Intertape Polymer Group
  • Universal Insurance Holdings Inc.
  • National Retail Properties Inc.
  • PGT, Inc.
  • Bankrate, Inc.


Elevate Award – Companies recognized for increasing the number of women on their board of directors since WEL’s 2014 census

  • Tech Data Corporation
  • AutoNation Inc.
  • Jabil, Inc.
  • Carnival Corporation
  • NextEra Energy, Inc.
  • CSX Corporation
  • Office Depot
  • Lennar Corp
  • Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd.
  • HSN, Inc.
  • MEDNAX Inc.
  • Dycom Industries, Inc.
  • Chico’s FAS, Inc.
  • Tupperware Brands Corporation
  • Sykes Enterprises, Inc.
  • ILG, Inc.
  • SeaWorld Entertainment, Inc.
  • Kforce, Inc.
  • BankUnited, Inc.
  • Ruth’s Hospitality Group, Inc.