We are excited to announce Bob Ragusa's appointment as CEO of GRAIL, Inc.. Bob has worked in the genomics space for several decades and brings a strategic vision and strong track record of execution to help successfully scale GRAIL. Welcome Bob!
We are excited to announce that our San Diego locations are now sourcing 100% renewable, clean energy as part of our efforts to reach our #NetZero by 2050 goal.
We are proud to share that for the first time, Illumina has been included on Forbes' #WorldsBestEmployer List. The rankings are based on criteria including image, economic footprint, talent development, gender equality and social responsibility, and our recognition among the top 20 companies in our industry globally is a testament to our employees and our mission.
Each year, Fortune Magazine publishes their #ChangeTheWorld list to celebrate companies and leaders that embrace corporate purpose and have had a positive social impact. We are humbled to be recognized at number 20 on the list as a company with measurable social impact, business results, and innovation. Together, we can shape a more sustainable and equitable future for all.
We have been awarded the EcoVadis Gold Star Rating for sustainability efforts, which places us among the top 5% globally for sustainability performance and the top 2% in our industry out of the 75,000 companies assessed across 160 countries and 200 industries . This award is a testament to not only our dedication to making a positive impact on humanity through the applications of our genomics technologies, but also through how we operate.
A study we co-authored out today in JAMA Pediatrics supports the widespread adoption and implementation of #WGS for #newborns in crisis.
At ESMO Congress 2021, we welcomed speakers Dr. Henrik Hager and Prof. Ed Schuuring to discuss comprehensive genomic profiling for NSCLC. #ESMO #ESMO2021
Yesterday, we launched iLatinx, a new employee resource group. iLatinx will support Latinx-identified employees, create forums to educate employees about Latinx cultures and issues, and provide leadership development opportunities for Latinx employees. Read more about the ways we foster an inclusive, flexible environment for our employees. #HispanicHeritageMonth #HispanicHeritage #Latinx #EmployeeResourceGroup
Illumina supports #COVID surveillance in more than 70 countries. From delivering instruments to developing COVIDSeq, we have lived out our core value to “move fast and embrace change.”
Every year, we provide our employees with a Health and Lifestyle Allowance (HLA), aiming to encourage employees to embrace their creativity outside the workplace. Lisa R., a Clinical Lab Technician 3, used her creativity to take on the challenge of building a 9’2” longboard by hand in her garage. After a few months’ worth of glassing and sanding, Lisa finally sees the end in sight and is eager to take her new creation out for its maiden surfing voyage on the Pacific. #surfing #surfboard #longboard #creativity