Michelin recognized in annual Forbes magazine survey with Reputation Institute
Greenville, S.C. May 9, 2019 — Michelin has been ranked eighth by Forbes magazine among the world’s most reputable companies in 2019.
In the annual ranking by Forbes magazine, the “World’s Most Reputable Companies” are ranked based on an independent survey, which was completed during January and February 2019, of more than 230,000 individuals in 15 countries. Companies considered typically have revenue in excess of $50 billion, a presence in all surveyed countries and brand familiarity with at least 40% of the general population.
As a sustainable mobility company, Michelin has constantly innovated to improve the mobility of people and goods since 1889. Michelin is dedicated to providing a better way forward for its employees, customers and communities by offering high-quality products, agile production capabilities and a global footprint with broad market access.
“We understand that when people place their trust in our brand, they not only value the excellence of our products and services, they also believe in Michelin’s commitment to our communities and to the global society at large,” said Adeline Challon-Kemoun, executive vice president of brands, sustainable development, communication and public affairs at Michelin. “Throughout our company, our employees believe that mobility is essential for human development, and we innovate passionately to make it safer, more efficient and more environmentally friendly.”
Each year at Movin’On, a global sustainability summit that provides a forum advancing ideas, solutions and actions, Michelin convenes thought leaders in sustainable mobility. In 2018, 4,000 leaders from academia, business, municipalities and startups attended Movin’On collaboration sessions in Montreal.
By investing in the Michelin Group, shareholders become part of an extraordinary human, technological and industrial journey that has been improving mobility for more than 120 years. They also support a strategic vision that combines performance and responsibility to drive sustainable growth around the world.
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About Michelin North America
Dedicated to the improvement of sustainable mobility, Michelin designs, manufactures and sells tires for every type of vehicle, including airplanes, automobiles, bicycles, earthmovers, farm equipment, heavy-duty trucks and motorcycles. The Company has earned a long-standing reputation for building innovative premium tires. In addition to tires, the Company also publishes travel guides, hotel and restaurant guides, maps and road atlases. Headquartered in Greenville, S.C., Michelin North America (www.michelinman.com) employs about 22,700 and operates 19 major manufacturing plants. Forbes magazine has ranked Michelin No. 1 on its annual survey of “Best Large Employers in America” for 2018. Learn more about purpose-driven careers with a purpose-driven company at jobs.michelinman.com.