In a resounding acknowledgment of its commitment to financial responsibility, stakeholder ratings, and social responsibility, Identity Digital™ has proudly clinched a coveted spot on Newsweek’s 1000 Excellence Index. This prestigious annual ranking, a collaborative effort between Newsweek and the Best Practice Institute (BPI), celebrates U.S. companies that go above and beyond in setting benchmarks for corporate excellence.
The Newsweek 1000 Excellence Index is not just a list; it’s a testament to the resilience and ethical fortitude of the companies that make the cut. Identity Digital, a leader in connecting the online world with domain names and related technologies, has emerged as a beacon of innovation in this elite circle. The index, meticulously curated after analyzing over half a million data points, is a comprehensive evaluation of financial practices, customer reviews, ESG commitments, and more. It stands as a testimony to Identity Digital’s unwavering dedication to best practices and ethical business standards.
“We believe in the power of diversity, inclusivity, and ethical business practices as the foundation of our success,” shared Akram J. Atallah, CEO of Identity Digital. “We are honored to be recognized on Newsweek’s 1000 Excellence Index, a testament to our commitment to providing an equitable workplace and empowering individuals to share their unique stories through descriptive domain names. Our dedication to ensuring customer and partner security and satisfaction while adhering to ethical standards has contributed to our ranking. This recognition reaffirms our belief that good business is not just about profit but also about positively impacting society.”
The assessment criteria for companies were extensive and pivotal, covering aspects such as employee and customer ratings, ESG risk and ethical impact, adherence to ISO standards, R&D spending, global compact status, BBB rating, and accreditation. These criteria provided a 360-degree view of how companies operate and contribute to their communities.
Nancy Cooper, Global Editor in Chief at Newsweek, emphasized the significance of recognizing companies that strive for excellence beyond profits. “The Newsweek 1000 Excellence Index takes a 360-degree look at companies, assessing what their employees say about the company, how customers view their products, and how well the business is run in terms of safety, sustainability, diversity, and innovation.”
Louis Carter, CEO of Best Practice Institute, highlighted the role of ethical corporations as beacons of hope in a landscape often marred by scandals and unethical practices. “They serve as role models for other companies, inspiring them to adopt similar practices and promoting a sense of accountability in the corporate world.”
For those intrigued by the full list of the 2024 Newsweek 1000 Excellence Index, it’s just a click away: https://www.newsweek.com/rankings/newsweek-excellence-index-2024.