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Fortune Magazine Lists
A wealth of updated company rankings from Fortune magazine: 100
Best Companies to Work for; 100 Fastest-Growing Companies; America's
Best Companies for Minorities; America's Most Admired Corporations and
- Forbes Largest Private Companies
Annual December feature from Forbes ranks the largest private companies by revenues. Each company entry includes link to the company's website, number of employees, sales ranking & a brief company description.
- America's Most Admired Companies
Fortune offers a ranking of the most admired companies after asking outside executives, directors, and securities analysts to evaluate companies on criteria such as innovation, quality of management, and corporate responsibility.
- The 100 Best Companies for Working Mothers
Working Mother Magazine selects the best companies in the U.S. for women based on benefits for working families.
- 50 Best Companies for Latinas
to Work for in the U.S.
Special report from Latina Style identifies companies with
special programs or benfits for Hispanic working women.
- Best Companies for Workers over 50
AARP's magazine article outlines the best benefits for older workers and identifies 25 companies
with great workplaces for older workers.
- InformationWeek 500
Annual listing of most innovative users of IT including coverage of vertical industries--Automotive, Biotech,
Energy, Healthcare, etc.
- Forbes - The Best Small Companies
Forbes magazine feature on little-known, fast-growing technology firms, many in Silicon Valley.
- CollegeGrad - Top Entry Level Employers
Collegegrad.com survey of future hiring plans for 500 entry level employers includes links to employer's home and job listing web pages.
- 100 Best Places to Work in IT
Computerworld's annual ranking of companies providing good IT workplaces.
- Employee Ownership 100
From the National Center for Employee Ownership: list of the largest U. S. companies with over 50% owned by a broad employee ownership plan such as an employee stock ownership
plan (ESOP), a stock purchase plan, etc..
- Hispanic Business 500 Directory
Published by Hispanic Business Market Research.
- Top 100 Diversity Employers
Companies advertising in Diversity Employers (formerly
- Largest Publicly-Traded Companies in Los Angeles County
- Largest Privately-Owned Companies in Los Angeles County
Ranked lists of the top companies from the Los Angeles Almanac.
- Largest Employers in Los Angeles Five-County Area
Top 10 employers in the counties of Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino and Ventura from Los Angeles County Economic Development Corporation.
- Member Directory - TechAmerica
Search over 1,200 small, medium & large tech innovators by name, product
description, ownership or location. TechAmerica was formed by the merger of AeA, ITAA, GEIA, and the Cyber Security Industry.
- San Diego Stat Sheets
From San Diego Source: Excellent set of local lists: largest employers, schools, industrial parks, telecommunications and MUCH more!