In its 2013 large firm census Catalyst has assembled this Appendix of Fortune 500 firms with zero female executive officers. Catalyst characterizes its broader research project as follows:
This project examines women’s representation in corporate governance at the largest companies in the United States. It provides critical statistics to gauge women’s advancement into leadership and highlights the gender diversity gap. Each year Catalyst tracks:
- Women’s share of all board seats and of positions of board leadership.
- The representation of women of color directors.
- Companies with 0%, 25% or more, and 40% or more women directors
- Companies with zero to three or more women of color directors.