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Nielsen Awarded ‘Best Employer Brand 2019’ in East Africa

We recently won the prestigious Best Employer Brand 2019 Award in East Africa at the 14th annual Employer Branding Awards. The awards were hosted by Employer Branding Institute, in partnership with World HRD Congress and the Stars of the Industry Group; they were further endorsed by the Asian Confederation of Businesses.

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Sustainable Business Strategies: A Conversation on Social Responsibility at the Better Business Bureau Forum

Leading experts in the sustainability area, including Julia Wilson, Vice President of Global Responsibility & Sustainability, Nielsen, recently gathered in New York City for the BBB Forum on Corporate Responsibility to discuss today’s sustainably minded consumers and what qualities they look for when making their shopping decisions.

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Trust and Transparency Lead the Way in Nielsen’s Latest Non-Financial Materiality Assessment

With data at the center, alongside trust, transparency, and diversity and inclusion as other bedrock areas of importance for Nielsen, this latest update underscores the inherently interconnected nature of the environmental, social, and governance (ESG) areas that matter most to our business and our stakeholders over the long term; our new visual representation highlights how these strategic areas naturally overlap.

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Asian American Women Leaders Hold the Power to Break Down Stereotypes, Finds Nielsen and AABDC Study

Through Nielsen Cares and our Data for Good pro bono program, Nielsen collaborated with AABDC in spring 2019 on a qualitative study of Asian American women in leadership roles. We analyzed findings from guided interviews for trends, and Mariko Carpenter, VP, Strategic Community Alliances, and Idil Cakim, VP, Media Analytics, presented the findings at the AABDC’s Asian American Women Leadership Conference in New York at the Bank of America Tower on May 10.

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