2020 Best in Class 

Congratulations to the GCP members named Best in Class for diversity and inclusion. These awards recognize businesses and organizations that demonstrate a true commitment to advancing equity within their organizations and within our community. Awards were presented at the Greater Cleveland Partnership Annual Meeting on October 14, 2020.



Board Diversity

Huntington National Bank (Hall of Fame) (large for-profit organization)

Cuyahoga Community College (large nonprofit/government/public entity)

Global Cleveland (small/mid-sized organization)

Senior Management Diversity

Cleveland Cavaliers (Hall of Fame) (large for-profit organization)

Fifth Third Bank, Northeast Ohio (large for-profit organization)

City of Cleveland (large nonprofit/government/public entity)

Coleman Spohn (small/mid-sized organization)

Workforce Diversity

Cleveland Cavaliers (large for-profit organization)

City of Cleveland (large nonprofit/government/public entity)

Greater Cleveland Food Bank (small/mid-sized organization)

Supplier Diversity

Kent State University (Hall of Fame) (large nonprofit/government/public entity)

Jumpstart, Inc. (small/mid-sized organization)

Diversity in the Legal Profession

Taft Stettinius & Hollister LLP (Hall of Fame) 

EI Hall of Fame

2020 Hall of Fame

Board Diversity: Huntington National Bank

Senior Management Diversity: Cleveland Cavaliers

Supplier Diversity: Kent State University

Best in Class - Diversity in the Legal Profession: Taft Stettinius & Hollister LLP 

More information

The Best-in-Class awards have been given since 2003.