VSP Vision Named a Top Company for Executive Women by Seramount


RANCHO CORDOVA, Calif.  VSP Vision is proud to announce it has been named a 2023 Top Company for Executive Women by Seramount, an international leader in championing diversity, equity and inclusion in the workplace. The honor recognizes U.S. companies that support women’s growth and advancement toward management and senior-level positions. This is the second recognition VSP has received from Seramount this year as the company was named a Top Company for Multicultural Women in June.

“Because one of our core values at VSP Vision is to empower diversity, this achievement is such an honor,” said VSP Vision Chief Human Resources Officer Kristi Cappelletti-Matthews. “Emboldening women to lean into their strengths and pursue their career goals in a welcoming community is a huge part of our corporate culture and how we help people see every possibility.”

Specifically, VSP Vision earned inclusion on the list because of:

•    A wide offering of training opportunities for women who seek to grow beyond their current managerial position.
•    Internal accountability as it relates to advancing women leaders within the company.
•    The number of women in leadership VSP has throughout all leadership roles within the organization. 
•    The number of women who are both hired and promoted within VSP.
•    President and CEO Mike Guyette’s commitment to diversity and advancing women in the workplace. 

The results from the Top Company for Executive Women list were curated from survey replies provided by applicants. The assessment evaluated a company’s succession planning, profit-and-loss roles, gender pay parity, support programs, and flexibility programs. To participate, organizations were required to have two or more women on their boards of directors and a minimum of 500 U.S. employees.    

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About VSP Vision
At VSP Vision, our purpose is to empower human potential through sight. As the first national not-for-profit vision benefits company, this is what drives everything we do. For nearly 70 years, VSP has been the leader in health-focused vision care. Every day, the people that power our complementary businesses—VSP® Vision Care, Marchon Eyewear, Inc., Visionworks®, Eyefinity®, Eyeconic, VSP® Optics, and VSP® Ventures—work together to create a world where everyone can bring their best vision to life. That means providing affordable access to eye care and eyewear for more than 85 million members through a network of more than 41,000 doctors.  It also means expanding access to vision care to those disadvantaged by income, distance, or disaster through VSP Vision Eyes of Hope®. To date, more than 3.8 million people in need have received access to no-cost eye care and eyewear through one of our Eyes of Hope programs. Learn more about how we’re reinvesting in greater vision, health, and opportunities for all at vspvision.com

About Seramount
Seramount, part of EAB, is a strategic professional services and research firm dedicated to advancing diversity, equity, and inclusion in the workplace. Over four decades, partnering with more than 450 of the most iconic companies in the world, we’ve built a deep, data-driven understanding of the employee experience, which lays the groundwork for everything we do. We meet each partner’s needs no matter where they are on their journey and guide them along an ever-changing talent landscape. Learn more at www.seramount.com.