Ford Named One of World’s Most Ethical Companies for Fifth Year
It’s fair to say that the people of Ethisphere know just a little bit more about business ethics than Eric from Billy Madison. In fact, they know a considerable amount more about what makes a business’ practices ethical, which is what their annual World’s Most Ethical (WME) Companies list shines a light upon. Ethisphere determines which companies excel ethically in industries such as aerospace, energy, and healthcare.
In the automotive industry, one thing is clear: Ford is unquestionably one of the automotive industry’s foremost practitioners of ethics, as evidenced by winning a spot on the World’s Most Ethical Companies list for a fifth consecutive year.
Out of the thousands upon thousands of companies considered by Ethisphere, only 144 were selected for promoting principled business standards/practices and innovating new ways of doing business the right way.
According to Ethisphere’s methodology, winners of the WME awards are determined based upon five caveats: ethics and compliance program; reputation, leadership, and innovation; governance; corporate citizenship and responsibility; and culture of ethics. These components combine to create a company’s EQ score, from which the World’s Most Ethical Companies are ultimately determined.
Ford is the only automotive representative on the list, which reaffirms their unprecedented commitment to conducting business in a manner that is ultimately fair and balanced. Ethisphere’s World’s Most Ethical Companies were announced Thursday during the Global Ethics Summit at the Crowne Plaza Times Square in New York City.
Sanderson Ford , located in Glendale, AZ, sells new and used Ford vehicles and is a fifteen time winner of the President’s Award. Not only does the dealer carry a full line of Ford cars, trucks, and SUVs, like the Focus and the F-150, but Sanderson Ford also provides a large service department that is prepared to assist with any repairs or routine maintenance, as well as a knowledgeable parts department that offers one-stop shopping on all Ford parts and accessories. Sanderson Ford strives for 100 percent customer satisfaction with every visit.