Back to InFocus: Charlotte Index…

Each year, the Human Rights Campaign releases their Corporate Equality Index, measuring corporations on LGBT employee protections, benefits and other issues. Here’s how Charlotte-area companies ranked in the 2013 listings, released at the end of last year.

Company/ City /Score

Bank of America Corp., Charlotte – 100

Compass Group USA Inc., Charlotte  – 50

Delhaize America Inc., Salisbury – 100

Duke Energy Corp., Charlotte – 90

Family Dollar Stores*, Matthews – 30

Goodrich Corp.*, Charlotte – 0

Harris Teeter Supermarkets Inc.*, Charlotte – 0

Lowe’s Companies Inc.*, Mooresville – 15

Moore & Van Allen PLLC, Charlotte – 65

Nucor Corp.*, Charlotte – 0

Sonic Automotive Inc*, Charlotte – 0

SPX Corp.*, Charlotte – 0

*Reflects unofficial rating. From HRC: “Unofficial ratings of the Fortune 500 companies that have not responded to repeated invitations to the CEI survey. These ratings are based on publicly-available information as well as information submitted to HRC from unofficial LGBT employee groups or individual employees.”