Texaco Plans to Diversify Workforce
The Wall Street Journal reports December 18th that a new Texaco program would expand the amount of business, by fifty percent, that it does with minority-owned companies. Texaco also plans to increase its minority workforce. The company settled a discrimination lawsuit last month for $176.1 million. When it did so, the company also promised to increase the percentage of minorities on their payroll from 23 to 29 percent.
Media Resources: The New York Times and USA Today - December 18, 1996