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Awards and Recognition

We put forth our best effort each day, ensuring Dell creates and delivers quality products and services in the most sustainable way. While we’re proud of our accomplishments as a business and global community, it’s reaffirming when third parties also recognize our efforts.

Dell has received significant recognition in the areas of environment, citizenship, supplier responsibility, giving and the workplace. Our work in these areas is a vital part of our values and an integral part of our business operations. The challenges we seek to resolve are complex, and we will continue to set the bar higher and make further progress in our corporate responsibility.
CorporateRegister.com CR Reporting Awards
Dell was named the winner of the 2012 award for Creativity in Communications for our FY12 Corporate Responsibility Report. We earned high marks for clearly and concisely reporting our corporate responsibility accomplishments and next steps.
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Jantzi-Sustainalytics 2012 Top 50 Socially Responsible Corporations in Canada
Dell was recognized by Jantzi-Sustainalytics and Maclean’s magazine as one of Canada’s most socially responsible companies based on high marks in environmental, social and governance categories.
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FORTUNE China's Top 100 Most Responsible Companies
Dell was named #7 on FORTUNE China's Top 100 Most Responsible Companies for its strong corporate social responsibility strategy.
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FORTUNE India's Top 50 Most Admired Companies
Dell was recognized as #10 on FORTUNE India's Top 50 Most Admired Companies for high rankings in all nine areas of criteria that cover investment value to social responsibility.
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Covalence EthicalQuote
Dell ranked No. 10 in Covalence’s 2011 scoring of the most ethical companies. EthicalQuote evaluates more than 500 multinational companies on 45 criteria to determine those with the highest ethical reputation.
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Best Corporate Citizens in Government Contracting
Knowing how you provide the products and services is an important part of business. The 2011 Best Corporate Citizens in Government Contracting List highlights Dell’s commitment to transparency in reporting.
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FTSE4Good
A testament to our strong corporate citizenship is our inclusion in the FTSE4Good Index, which measures the performance of companies that meet globally recognized corporate responsibility standards.
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CPA-Zicklin Index of Corporate Political Disclosure and Accountability
Dell received a top 10 rating for the voluntary disclosure of political spending.
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For Corporate Secretary Magazine’s Corporate Governance Team of the Year
Dell as large-cap finalist for being a leader in corporate compliance and governance.
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The Economic Observer — Best Sustainability Practice
Dell was awarded Best Sustainability Practice by the Economic Observer for its sustainability strategy and outstanding performance in responsible operations, use of sustainable materials, recycling and reuse, and support of sustainable suppliers — earning Dell a spot on their list of Excellent Cases of Sustainable Development in China 2011–2012.
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Newsweek Green Rankings
Citing our robust recycling programs and leadership in smarter packaging such as bamboo, Newsweek placed Dell among the top five of America’s Greenest Companies for the fourth straight year. In 2010, Dell topped the list at No. 1.
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Interbrand Best Global Green Brands
In 2013, Dell was named as one of the Top 10 Best Global Green Brands by Interbrand, and was recognized for its work around easy electronic recycling, sustainable packaging, responsible sourcing and more. Interbrand ranks environmental sustainability performance and degree of external reporting while measuring performance versus perception.
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Green IT's Award for Manufacturer of the Year
Green IT awarded Dell the Green IT Award for Manufacturer of the Year in 2012 and 2013 for making a significant contribution to improving the IT industry's environmental performance.
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Green Power Leadership Award Winner
Dell was named a Green Power Leadership Award Winner by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency for its longstanding commitment to purchasing renewable energy. More than 22.6 percent of all Dell’s electricity purchases were for renewably generated power, like wind and water.
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Consumer Electronics Association eCycling Leadership Initiative
Dell was recognized as a top performer for our work in addressing challenges related to the recycling of consumer electronics.
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2012 Uptime Institute Green Enterprise IT (GEIT) Award
Dell’s Modular Data Center design was awarded a GEIT for its ability to use outside fresh air cooling even in the desert heat of Phoenix, helping eBay avoid energy-intensive chillers and preventing half a million pounds of emissions annually.
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Minister of Environment Award
Dell was awarded the Minister of Environment Award in 2012 at the Reduce, Reuse, Recycle promotion awards in Japan, for its part in the Japan-based Satogaeri Project — a used-ink collection program resulting in benefits that go beyond recycling and e-waste diversion from landfills.

Computerworld's Top Green-IT Vendors
Recognized for our energy-efficiency discipline, Dell was named by Computerworld as a Top 12 Green-IT Vendor. The criteria focused on using technology to conserve energy and lower carbon emissions.
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World Economic and Environmental Conference's International Carbon-Value Award
Dell China won the 2011 World Environmental Conference’s International Carbon Gold Award. Design and packaging innovations, coupled with our commitment to energy efficiency, provided the highest evaluation among China’s IT companies.
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Electronics TakeBack Coalition Report Card
With multiple recycling programs and our partnership with Goodwill, the Electronics TakeBack Coalition Report Card awarded Dell the highest grade among computer, TV, printer and gaming console companies.
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3R Packaging Award
The 3Cs strategy — our deliberate and innovative approach to providing sustainable packaging — caught the eye of Singapore’s National Environment Agency, earning the 2011 3R Packaging Merit Award.
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EnviroCom Waste-Prevention Award
Dell Ireland won EnviroCom’s 2011 Waste Prevention Award, recognizing our unique global packaging reduction target for desktops and laptops, and our 3Cs recycling strategy that introduces new sustainable packaging materials.
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Carbonfund.org
Regrowing and protecting our forests is at the heart of our Plant a Tree program, which received the Carbonfund.org’s Lifetime Achievement Award for offsetting carbon dioxide in an impactful way.
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Gartner Information Technology Asset Disposition
Dell is a recognized leader in North America for recycling and the disposal of information technology assets.
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Brand Logic Sustainability Leadership Report
Dell is named a leader in the environmental sustainability space and has the performance metrics to back it up.
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The Economic Observer — Best Sustainability Practice
Dell was awarded Best Sustainability Practice by the Economic Observer for its sustainability strategy and outstanding performance in responsible operations, use of sustainable materials, recycling and reuse, and support of sustainable suppliers — earning Dell a spot on their list of Excellent Cases of Sustainable Development in China 2011–2012.
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Billion Dollar Roundtable
Dell partners and spends more than $1 billion with minority- and women-owned businesses. Support of these businesses has made us a member of the Billion Dollar Roundtable since 2009.
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Women’s Business Enterprise National Council
Since 2008, the Women's Business Enterprise National Council has recognized Dell as one of America’s Top 20 Corporations for Women’s Business Enterprises.
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National Veteran-Owned Business Association
In 2010 and 2011, Dell was named as one of the 10 Best U.S. Corporations for Veteran-Owned Businesses by the National Veteran-Owned Business Association.
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DiversityBusiness.com
In 2011 and 2012, Dell earned the No. 3 spot on DiversityBusiness.com’s Top 50 Organizations for Multicultural Business Opportunities list — showcasing those that provide the best and the most business for diversity-owned companies.
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Global Supply Chain Council’s 20120 CHaINA Award
In 2012, Dell was awarded the Green Supply Chain CHaINA award by the Global Supply Chain council, Asia’s leading professional organization in supply chain management. The award acknowledges Dell for greening its supply chain with bamboo packaging.
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Brookings Institution
Believing education shouldn’t be a privilege, Dell actively brings technology to underserved communities. The Brookings Institution named Dell in the top 10 percent of corporate donors giving to education in developing countries.
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IDG Computerworld Honors Program
Our support of child cancer research led IDG Computerworld to honor Dell as a 2012 Laureate for Emerging Technology. The award recognizes how information technology creates positive change beyond business applications.
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China Charity Award
Dell was awarded the Most Caring Donation Enterprise through the China Charity Awards, the Chinese government's highest award for charitable programs.
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Computerworld Honors Laureate
Dell was named a 2013 Laureate for work on the launch of the Red Cross Digital Operations Center, which allows the Red Cross to actively monitor social media outlets during emergency situations.
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Chambers Ireland CSR Awards
Dell awarded Chambers Ireland CSR awards for Excellence in Community for volunteerism and Excellence in Communication for support of Da­odil Day.
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South Africa's Top Empowered Companies named by Impumelelo
Impumelelo named Dell one of South Africa's Top Empowered Companies for its investment in corporate social responsibility.
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Microsoft 2013 YouthSpark Citizenship Partner of the Year
Microsoft announced Dell as the 2013 recipient of the YouthSpark Citizenship Partner of the Year award for our Youth Learning program and our exceptional work to delivering Microsoft products and services that positively impact our mutual customers.
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One of the One Hundred
Dell named one of the one hundred who has helped advance the fight against cancer by the Mass General Cancer Center.
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European Diversity Awards
The 2014 European Diversity Awards recognize and celebrate innovation, excellence, creativity and commitment to equality, diversity and inclusion by organizations and individuals. Aongus Hegarty, President Dell EMEA, was recognized as Diversity Champion of the Year, for his efforts to promote diversity and inclusion.
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The Business Magazine – Women in Business Awards
In 2014, Claire Vyvyan, Executive Director and General Manager, UK, was awarded the Women in Business Award for Woman of the Year in Large Enterprise. The award recognizes women who have made a real difference in business over the past 12 months by achieving excellence in their chosen profession, becoming a role model for other women and having gained a reputation for citizenship through acts of charity, environmental awareness, or socially-committed work in the community.
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DiversityInc Top 50
Dell was listed in DiversityInc’s 2014 Top 50 Companies for Diversity for the fourth straight year, a recognition focused on CEO commitment, human capital, corporate and organizational communications, and supplier diversity.
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Human Rights Campaign Corporate Equality Index
A perfect score on the Human Rights Campaign’s Corporate Equality Index for ten consecutive years (2005–2014) means Dell is helping to change workplace equality and move it forward.
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DiversityBusiness.com Top 50 for Multicultural Business
Dell ranked number 9 on the elite Div50 list 2013, recognizing companies that provide the best and the most business for diversity-owned companies and that truly differentiate themselves in the market place in a time when diversity is on the rise.
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Dell Morocco – Most Attractive Companies
Dell named one of the most attractive companies in Morocco

Dell Casablanca was awarded the Excellence RH trophy that rewards the most attractive companies to Moroccan students, alumni and professionals around the world. This trophy has been granted to Dell during the participation of Hind Anajjar and Sara Afailal in the Job Fair Career in Morocco.

Dell shortlisted in the "Top Arbeitgeber" awards
Dell Germany was shortlisted recently in the "Top Arbeitgeber" — the nationwide awards that identify top employers in Germany. Other nominated organizations include Amazon, BP, Coca-Cola and Vodafone, which came together at the awards ceremony.

Dell Ireland wins bronze for diversity recruitment in GradIreland's Graduate Recruitment Awards 2014
The eight annual Grad Ireland Graduate Recruitment Awards were held in Dublin and saw over 160 companies compete for awards in 30 categories. This was the first year that Dell participated and the Ireland team was awarded the Bronze Award in the Diversity Recruitment category. This award celebrates success in developing excellent diversity recruitment practices, campaigns or initiatives.

Top Employers Institute recognized Dell Netherlands for outstanding HR policies
Dell is among the top employers in the Netherlands in 2014 according to the Top Employers Institute (formerly known as the CRF Institute). The Top Employers Institute conducts an annual survey of employers and their employment practices in the Netherlands. If employers surveyed meet the rigorous requirements, they are certified as a Top Employer.

Dell Panama Voted #1 in Great Place to Work in Panama and Central America
March 2014 marks the 5th consecutive year that Dell Panama receives top recognition by the Great Place to Work Institute for companies of more than 1,000 employees. This year, Dell showed significant improvement placing first in both Central America and Panama compared to last year’s rankings of 6th and 7th, respectively. After 10 years of being in Panama, Dell has grown from 500 to 2200 team members.

Dell Singapore wins “Best Diversity & Inclusion Strategies” award
Dell Singapore won the “Best Diversity & Inclusion Award” at the Annual HRM Awards in 2014. This is the first year that the “Best Diversity & Inclusion” award was given and Dell was considered along with 8 other finalists for the honor. The award recognizes Dell Singapore as best in its ability to successfully employ, retain, manage and develop a diverse mix of employees.

Dell Singapore named among Universum's Top 100 Ideal Employers in Engineering and Natural Sciences 
Dell Singapore was ranked among Universum's Top Ideal Employers in Engineering and Natural Sciences list for 2013 and 2014. These rankings are based on feedback from students studying in the information technology field around the world. Companies are ranked based on student perceptions of the company as an ideal place to work.

Dell Singapore named among Universum's Top 100 Ideal Employers in Engineering and IT
Dell Singapore was ranked among Universum's Top Ideal Employers in Engineering and IT list for 2013 and 2014. These rankings are based on feedback from students studying in the information technology field around the world. Companies are ranked based on student perceptions of the company as an ideal place to work.

Dell voted "Best Company to Work For" in Rio Grande do Sul
Dell — a leading provider of IT solutions in the world — was voted "Best Company to Work For" in Rio Grande do Sul, according to a research conducted by the Great Place to Work Institute and published by the Amanhã Journal. Dell leads the rankings in the category of large companies (with more than a thousand employees) most attractive to work for in the state.

Dell Brazil named one of top 15 "Great Places to Work" in Latin America
In 2013, Dell Brazil was included in the top 15 list of companies to work for in Latin America. based on credibility, pride, camaraderie, fairness and respect. The same year, Dell Brazil also ranked 14th in the best multinational company to work for and 8th place in the IT and technology category based on the country's classification.

The GPTW ranking is a certified process that includes two major components: data collected through an employee survey and a culture audit in which companies share their best practices. The GPTW institute then ranks all participating companies in regional and industry categories.

Dell China Awarded 2013 Best Employer Award
Dell China was recognized with the Best Employer Award for the third consecutive year by the China Employer Forum Committee among the 40 best employer companies to work for in the country.

Over 150 companies applied for evaluation by the China Employer Forum Committee based on people strategy, brand proposition, human resources policy, employee satisfaction and public awareness.

Dell China wins again at the 2013 China Charity Awards
Dell China was again honored as “The Most Caring Donation Enterprise” of 2013 China Charity Award, China’s highest award for charitable undertakings. Dell China claimed this award in 2012 as well.

The award was established by the Ministry of Civil affairs in 2005 to honor those who have engaged in prominent philanthropic efforts.

Dell Germany awarded 'Top Internship' for the third time
Dell won the top employer award for internships for a third time. Dell Germany was number one for employer quality, work atmosphere and work-life balance in the IT and Telecommunication category. 

Dell Germany certified "Top Employer" in 2013
Dell Germany was recently named a "Top Employer" in 2013 by the CRF Institute. The Top Employers certification is only awarded to companies that meet the highest standards in the human resources field and are evaluated in all the main areas of HR management.

Dell Malaysia HR won the Malaysian Institute of Human Resource Management (MIHRM) Awards 2013 
The Dell Malaysia human resources team won the Gold Award under the MSC Malaysia HR Innovation category of the MIHRM Awards 2013. The award recognizes efforts in implementing innovative HR technology in driving and enabling Dell's people strategy to accelerate the company's business strategies.

Dell Mexico named one of top 15 "Great Places to Work" in Latin America
In 2013, Dell Mexico was included in the top 15 list of companies to work for in Latin America based on credibility, pride, camaraderie, fairness and respect. The same year, Dell Mexico also ranked 7th in the best multinational company to work for category and 6th in the IT and technology category based on the country's classification.

The GPTW ranking is a certified process that includes two major components: data collected through an employee survey and a culture audit in which companies share their best practices. The GPTW institute then ranks all participating companies in regional and industry categories.

Dell Panama named one of top 15 "Great Places to Work" in Latin America
In 2013, Dell Panama was included in the top 15 list of companies to work for in Latin America. based on credibility, pride, camaraderie, fairness and respect. The same year, Dell Panama also ranked 6th in the best multinational company to work for category based on the country's classification.

The GPTW ranking is a certified process that includes two major components: data collected through an employee survey and a culture audit in which companies share their best practices. The GPTW institute then ranks all participating companies in regional and industry categories.

Dell Singapore wins “Best Use of Social Media” award at HRM Asia awards 
Dell Singapore took home the “Best Use of Social Media Award” at the 10th Annual HRM Awards in 2013. This is the first year that the “Best Use of Social Media” award was given and Dell beat out over 80 other company finalists for the honor. The award recognizes Dell Singapore as best in class in use of social media in human resources and other functions by demonstrating successes among others in candidate recruitment, employee engagement and customer impact.

Dell named in top 10 InDemand companies of 2012 by LinkedIn
Dell was ranked 13th on LinkedIn's list of top talent brands among members in Brazil. This is the first-ever ranking of the "Most InDemand Employers on LinkedIn," which analyzes billions of interactions between members and companies to identify the most sought-after employers around the globe.

Dell named among five best places to work in IT and telecom in Brazil 
Dell was named the fifth best company to work for in the sector of IT and telecom in Brazil, according to a research conducted by Great Place to Work in 2012. The company also received special recognition as the best company in the practices of inspiring, speaking and listening.

Dell ranked 11th best company to work for in Brazil
Great Place to Work's survey ranked Dell as the 11th best company to work for in Brazil. Época magazine publishes these rankings annually and encompasses the 100 best companies to work for in the country across all segments. The 2012 edition of the rankings surveyed approximately 1.8 million employees from over 1,000 companies that competed for recognition.

Dell Germany wins Ein "Star" im Praktikantenspiegel 2011, 2012
This award indicates high quality as an employer that is communicated with a strong and successful external brand image. The challenge for a star-rated company is, above all, to strengthen and expand this position in the long term.

Dell Ireland Ranked No. 7 in "Great Place to Work" Awards
Dell Ireland was ranked No. 7 in the Great Place to Work® awards, and was the winner of the 2012 Caring Award. This was the first year Dell Ireland was in consideration for the awards. Other companies in the running included Microsoft, Google and Diageo.

Dell Malaysia awarded "IT Employer of Choice" by graduates for 2011–2012
Dell Malaysia was awarded the top rank as an "IT Employer of Choice" by Malaysian graduates worldwide for 2011–2012. The top rank is attributed to the Dell brand, reliable products, excellent customer service and strong participation in career talks and events by inspirational Dell leaders. The awards are hosted by Graduan and the Ministry of Higher Education, and chosen by Malaysian graduates and undergraduates.

Dell Panama named one of the Best Companies to Work For in Central America and the Caribbean in 2012
Dell Panama has been included near the top of the list of Best Companies to Work For in Central America and the Caribbean in 2012. Each year, Great Place to Work® ranks the "Best Companies to Work For" in over 40 countries around the world that highlights companies that create a great working environment for their employees.

Dell Singapore named among Universum's Top 100 Ideal Employers in IT
Dell Singapore was ranked 17th on Universum's Top Ideal Employers in IT list for 2012. These rankings are based on feedback from students studying in the information technology field around the world. Companies are ranked based on student perceptions of the company as an ideal place to work. 

Dell Brazil named one of "150 Best Companies to Work For in 2011"
Dell was named one of the 150 Best Companies to Work For in 2011, according to research conducted by Exame e Você S/A in Brazil. This recognition highlights initiatives for excellence in the work environment and opportunities for professional development.

Dell China named one of the ten "Best Employers in Xiamen 2010–2011"
Dell China was honored as one of the 2010–2011 ten best employers in Xiamen. Started in June 2011, the nominations for "2010–2011 Best Employers" in Xiamen included more than 200 companies. The review team was formed by the experts from Social Human Resource. The results were concluded from the public survey and poll, internal employee survey, questionnaire and other comprehensive approaches.

Dell Malaysia wins Employer of Choice Award for HR practices
Dell Malaysia received an Employer of Choice Award in 2011 by the Malaysian Institute of Human Resource Management (MIHRM). This award is presented to employers whose HR practices and systems attract and retain employees, and have a positive impact on the company's business key performance indicators (KPIs).

Dell Asia Pacific named one of Malaysia's top 100 leading graduate employers
Dell Asia Pacific was named one of the top 100 leading graduate employers in Malaysia. Over 12,000 students and fresh graduates were surveyed online for the trendence Graduate Barometer in 2011 — Malaysian Edition. Those surveyed indicated that the top characteristics desired in a first employer included training opportunities, professional/career development and personal development.

Dell Poland's Lodz factory honored for excellent safety practices
The site won joint-first place with Philips Lighting Poland S.A., Pabianice, in the "2011 Good Practice Leadership in Occupational Health and Safety Management" competition, and was awarded the "Safety Butterfly" trophy by the University of Technology in Lodz and EGO — Centre of Education and Consulting. The aim of the competition was to recognize companies that have implemented the most innovative health and safety solutions and systems.
The site also won the second place in the national " K&P Safety Culture Award 2011," beating 49 other local and international companies.

Dell named one of Top 30 Employers for Working Families
Dell UK was named one of the Top 30 Employers for Working Families in 2011. The Top Employers for Working Families Benchmark and Awards is the definitive list of UK employers who enable the best quality of work–life balance and career development. The benchmark and awards identify those progressive employers who recognise and leverage the powerful links between flexibility, emotional engagement, well-being and high performance.

Dell India named one of Fortune India's Most Admired Companies
Dell India has been ranked as one of Fortune India's Most Admired Companies. The list was prepared on the basis of a survey of 507 executives across 291 companies on a variety of factors, including corporate governance, financial soundness, leadership; talent management and corporate social responsibility were also taken into consideration for the rankings.

Working Mother Magazine Top 100 US Companies to Work
Since 2008, Dell has been rated as one of Working Mother (Magazine) 100 Best Companies for establishing and evolving as a family-friendly workplace.
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Work-Life Seal of Distinction
Received 2012 Work-Life Seal of Distinction from WorldatWork's Alliance for Work-Life Progress.
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Top 100 Best Workplaces in Ireland
Dell Ireland named to the Top 100 Best Workplaces list by The Great Place to Work Institute.
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Germany's Top Employers
Dell Germany recognized as one of Germany’s Top Employers by the CRF Institute for its excellent benefits and flexible work schedule.
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Top 50 Employers for Women in the UK
Named one of The Times Top 50 Employers for Women in the UK for progressing women in the workplace.
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Agile Workplace Award Dell United Kingdom
Dell United Kingdom received the Agile Workplace Award from Opportunity Now for Dell's Connected Workplace.
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Platinum award winner of the Best Employers for Healthy Lifestyles
Dell US recognized as Platinum award winner of the Best Employers for Healthy Lifestyles by National Business Group on Health.
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DiversityInc.’s 2012 Top Company for Resource Groups
Dell was named as one of the top companies for our diverse employee resource groups.

Woman Engineer magazine's Top 50 Employers
Dell ranked #16 on Woman Engineer magazine's Top 50 Employers.
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Best IT & Telecom Companies to Work For in Brazil
Dell named #5 on Best IT & Telecom Companies to Work For in Brazil by The Great Place to Work Institute and Computerworld magazine.
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LinkedIn’s Top 10 Most In-Demand Employers - Dell India
Dell India named #6 on LInkedIn’s Top 10 Most In-Demand Employers.
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Malaysia's 100 Leading Graduate Employers
Dell Malaysia ranked #30 on Malaysia's100 Leading Graduate Employers 2012 by the country's university students.
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Top 50 Employers for Women - Dell United Kingdom
Dell UK named in The Times Top 50 Employers for Women.
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Top 100 Most Attractive Employer for students in Switzerland
Dell Switzerland named Top 100 Most Attractive Employers by students.
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Global Awards
Dell has been recognized globally as a great place to work. We've been honored with national awards from countries around the world.
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