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  • November 5, 2014 - 11:21am
    We couldn’t wait to meet Anna Friendly in person to hear what she had to say about her 49 years as a Machine Operator making blades and razors at our South Boston Gillette Plant since 1965!The South Boston Gillette Plant is where King Camp Gillette opened his blades and razors facility in 1901, and it remains—as the sign outside states—Gillette’s World Shaving Headquarters.more...
  • October 22, 2014 - 2:35pm
    Last year, P&G broke ground on a new manufacturing facility on the outskirts of Hyderabad, India—a thriving metropolis that’s also home to Google and Microsoft’s India operations.From early on, our recruiting teams encountered tremendous obstacles to secure the very best talent for the plant. Some of the local laws restricted women from working certain shifts.more...
  • September 8, 2014 - 6:28pm
    We're always honored when we as a Company—or when our brands and our people—are recognized for citizenship, leadership and innovation. Here’s an overview of a few recently-announced awards. Congratulations to all the P&Gers involved!ACS Heroes of Chemistrymore...
  • July 25, 2014 - 11:15am
    Years ago, Doris Scales’s brother suggested she look into a job at the P&G Oral Care plant in Greensboro, North Carolina, USA. Doris did, and 24 years later she’s still there.“They treat employees well here,” she explains, noting that her brother, Jimmy, has been at the plant for more than 30 years.Doris hails from Stoneville, a hamlet of about 1,000 people near the Virginia border. For more than two decades, she’s traversed winding country roads to and from what has become like a secondmore...
  • July 14, 2014 - 4:59pm
    Here’s a rundown of some corporate and individual awards P&Gers have recently received. Congratulations to all the individual winners!more...
  • June 3, 2014 - 4:14pm
    Here’s a re-cap of some noteworthy awards and recognition we received during the month of May. The envelope, please…Joan Lewis Named YWCA Woman of AchievementJoan Lewis, P&G Officer & Senior Vice President, Global Consumer & Market Knowledge (pictured below) was recently recognized among seven other Women of Achievement by the YWCA of Cincinnati.The YWCA Women of Achievement award recognizes women who exemplify personal career success, dynamic leadership qualities, and the uniquemore...
  • May 23, 2014 - 9:10am
    He was ten years old when it all started.Growing up in Hungary, pedaling a bike was just one more way for László Varga to spend a leisurely day with friends. Until he watched his first Tour de France on TV.“It touched me, and sparked an interest deep inside.” Inspired by those legendary cyclists, László took up road biking, and was hooked.more...
  • May 8, 2014 - 9:35am
    Deb Henretta, Group President – P&G Global Beauty, delivered this morning's keynote address kicking off the Women’s Wear Daily (WWD) Beauty CEO Summit in Palm Beach, FL, the largest beauty industry event of the year.This year’s summit focused on the fact that the beauty industry is undergoing a metamorphosis— “shedding yesterday's entrenched notions of brands, retailers, and consumers in favor of a more nuanced, modern approach.“  more...
  • May 7, 2014 - 3:29pm
    On May 3 & 4, about 450 P&Gers laced up their shoes and took their places at the starting lines of one of seven races held during the 10th Annual Geneva Marathon weekend. This was a record participation level for P&G at the marathon, where we've participated as a Company every year since its inception.The Geneva Marathon benefits the Clair Bois Foundation, which has been providing care for children, teenagers and adults with multiple disabilities since its founding in Genevamore...
  • May 2, 2014 - 3:34pm
    We wanted to share a couple of recent recognitions of note:Debbie Majoras Named One of America's 50 Outstanding General CounselThe National Law Journal has recognized P&G Chief Legal Officer and Secretary Debbie Majoras as one of the top in-house lawyers in the U.S.The list of the top 50 leaders in the legal profession was chosen by the National Law Journal’s editors, with nominations from other attorneys and research by the Journal’s staff, focusing on achievements within the past fivemore...