LII competes in a global market with a diverse
workforce built on a foundation of respect. We
are comprised of many different backgrounds,
experiences and cultures and the collective power
of our varied perspectives enables us to provide
innovative product systems and solutions to our
customers worldwide. Our diversity efforts are aimed
at ensuring we have the breadth of talent required
to deliver even more value to our customers and
We recognize the importance of diversity and the
value that women and their perspectives bring to
our organization. The LII Women’s Business Council
(LWBC) is a voluntary, employee-led organization
of women and men focused on professional
development, networking and support for the
communities where we live and work. The LWBC’s
initiatives are enriching the experience of women at
LII and making us a stronger company.
In 2014, we created the Lennox Young Professionals
Association (LYPA), an employee resource group
for young professionals. LYPA provides a forum
for social interaction, networking and development
for our future leaders.
Our inclusion efforts promote employee engagement
to leverage the unique strengths of each employee.
The employee survey, first launched in 2010, allows
us to hear directly from our worldwide employees.
In our most recent global survey, 96 percent of our
employees participated, providing valuable feedback
to build an even stronger company for the future.
In response to survey feedback, we implemented
programs aimed at improving management
communications, training and development and
To enable employees to grow their careers, we provide
a variety of training and development opportunities
through our LII Learning Centre. Our Celebrate
Cool employee recognition program recognizes
excellence in safety, teamwork, customer focus,
integrity, innovation and quality. We also promote
flexible work arrangements that allow employees
to make their maximum contribution while still
meeting the company’s business objectives.
Every employee has unique strengths that make a
difference. Regardless of where we work around
the globe, we harness the collective power of those
unique talents to ensure LII remains the best in our