Dow Leaders Get Top Recognition on INvolve’s 2022 Empower Role Model Lists

  • Four Dow Leaders Receive Global Recognition for Helping People of Color Break Down Barriers in the Workplace

MIDLAND, Mich., May 192022 — Dow (NYSE:DOW) today announced that four leaders have been recognized on three Empower 2022 Role Model Lists: Empower 50 Advocates Role Model List, Empower 100 Executives Role, Empower 100 Future Leaders Role Model List.

The Empower Role Model Lists feature business leaders who are breaking down barriers to work for people of color within global corporations. Winners are recognized for their own career success and efforts to foster more inclusive workplaces.

Dow employees selected for Empower Role Model Lists include:

List of Empower Role Models 50 Advocates, 4
Jim FitterlingPresident and CEO
Executive Sponsor, Global African Affinity Network

Empower 100 Executives Role Model List, 12
Mauro GregorioPresident, Performance Materials & Coatings; Latin America surveillance
Executive Sponsor, Hispanic and Latin Network

Empower 100 Executives Role Model List
Karen S. Carterdirector of human resources and director of inclusion

List of Empower 100 Future Leaders Role Models, 11
Shruti Bahadur
world’s leading employee experience and employee resource group

Dow’s ambition is to be the most innovative, customer-centric, inclusive and sustainable materials science company in the world. In 2017, Dow embarked on an intentional journey to cultivate a culture of inclusion, and the company updated its inclusion, diversity and equity strategy – ALL IN 2025, which focuses on leadership with inclusion, improving diversity and integrating equity into practices, policies and processes.

About Dow
Dow (NYSE:DOW) combines global reach; asset integration and scale; targeted innovation and expertise in materials science; prominent business positions; and environmental, social and governance (ESG) leadership to achieve profitable growth and deliver a sustainable future. The company’s ambition is to become the most innovative, customer-centric, inclusive and sustainable materials science company in the world. Dow’s portfolio of businesses in plastics, industrial intermediates, coatings and silicones offers a broad range of differentiated, science-based products and solutions for customers in high-growth market segments, such as packaging, infrastructure, mobility and consumer applications. Dow operates 104 manufacturing sites in 31 countries and employs approximately 35,700 people. Dow had sales of approximately $55 billion in 2021. References to Dow or the Company mean Dow Inc. and its subsidiaries. For more information, visit or follow @DowNewsroom on Twitter.

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SOURCE The Dow Chemical Company

Rebecca R. Santistevan