AKRON (Nov. 12, 2014) — Goodyear has earned a 2014 Aon Hewitt Top Companies for Leaders award for strength of leadership practices and culture, examples of leader development on a global scale, alignment of business and leadership strategy, company reputation, business and financial performance.
Goodyear ranked 24th out of a list of 25 North American companies receiving the award.
“Goodyear is honored to be ranked among the best companies for attracting and developing leaders,” said Richard J. Kramer, Goodyear chairman and CEO. “Having ‘top talent and teams' is a priority for the company and part of our mission and strategy. The best leaders develop other great leaders and create a culture of collaboration to drive business success and grow our business. This award is further evidence that our strategy is working.”
The Aon Hewitt Top Companies for Leaders study is a longitudinal analysis of talent management and leadership practices of organizations around the world. With more than 1,500 data points and more than 300 executive interviews, the 2014 study researches leadership in the market, examining the