Thrivent recognized for its business practices

Published 7:37 pm Tuesday, March 5, 2019

Thrivent has been recognized by Ethisphere Institute, a “global leader in defining and advancing the standards of ethical business practices,” as one of the 2019 World’s Most Ethical Companies.

According to a press release, Thrivent has been recognized eight years in a row and is one of five honorees in the financial services industry.

The honorees illustrate how companies continue to be the driving force for improving communities, building capable and empowered workforces, and fostering corporate cultures focused on ethics and a strong sense of purpose, the release states.

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“We’re proud to once again be named one of the World’s Most Ethical Companies,” Thrivent  President and CEO Terry Rasmussen said. “At Thrivent, we are purposeful and intentional about following ethical business practices and ensuring our actions reflect commitment, collaboration and care. Setting this high standard helps us fulfill our mission of serving more Christians on their wise-with-money journeys.”

“Today, employees, investors and stakeholders are putting their greatest trust in companies to take leadership on societal issues,” Ethisphere CEO Timothy Erblich said.

“Companies that take the long view with a purpose-based strategy are proven to not only outperform, but last. I congratulate everyone at Thrivent for earning this recognition.”