Behind the scenes at one of Canada’s Best Diversity Employers

Today, we’re proud to announce that TELUS has once again been named as one of Canada’s Best Diversity Employers, being recognized as a leading organization for creating inclusive workplaces for employees from diverse groups.

A fundamental belief at TELUS is that we create innovation through diversity of thought and we believe that diversity is beautiful. Our company is filled with outstanding individuals from different backgrounds. For more than two years on our blog we’ve been featuring our colleagues in a series called “Names to Know” where they share a little bit about their personal experience at TELUS. If you haven’t had the opportunity to read about their experiences you can check them out here:

“I’ve worked with many amazing, talented, ambitious and supportive people. I’ve found some of my closest friends at TELUS and there’s definitely a good balance of getting work done and having fun.” – Amanda Wong,Marketing Manager and National Chair for the Diversity & Inclusiveness Council.

Read Amanda’s Story

“Don’t be afraid to challenge the status quo. If you work online, you know that nothing stays the same for long. You really need to show that you’re creative and forward thinking.” – Caitlin Hall, Social & Media Relations

Read Caitlin’s Story

“I am fortunate to work with a team that really fosters innovative thinking and change.” – Christine Lee, TELUS Digital

Read Christine’s Story 

“The best part of this job for me is finding ways to help TELUS be a leader and innovator in this (sustainability) space.” – Colleen Dix, Sr Sustainability Manager

Read Colleen’s Story 

“I think having the freedom and autonomy to experiment with projects like this is a major benefit for TELUS team members. It really allows us to find creative new solutions and improve existing approaches.” – Greg Gabel, Product Marketing

Read Greg’s Story 

“I have the best job at TELUS! Every day I work with the TELUS team to empower youth to create positive social change in the communities where we live, work and serve.” Jennifer Kirner, Community Investment

Read Jennifer’s Story

“I’m blessed to work with a flexible, driven and funny team who are always up to evolve how we communicate and work.” – Lizzy Karp, Optic Local / StoryHive

Read Lizzy’s Story 

“Our culture at TELUS is rooted in putting customers first, which we do by leveraging the remarkable talents of our extremely engaged team.” – Michael DIttrich, Consumer Experience

Read Michael’s Story

“The TELUS culture is amazing. It’s wonderful to be surrounded by people who are very passionate about their roles and even more so about the customers we’re serving.” – Sandra Huynh, TELUS Customers First Ambassador

Read Sandra’s Story