BDO USA, LLP Named 100 Best Company by Working Mother in Recognition of Progressive Workplace Programs

September 2015

Jerry Walsh 
(631) 419-9008

Chicago, IL — Working Mother magazine today named BDO USA, LLP as one of the 2015 Working Mother 100 Best Companies for its commitment to progressive workplace programs, including advancement of women, flexibility, child care and paid parental leave. This is the fifth consecutive year that BDO USA has been recognized with this honor.  American Express, Bain & Company, Barclays, General Electric and Proctor & Gamble are just a few of the other businesses recognized with the award.  A summary of BDO USA's work life practices cited by Working Mother can be found at  The 100 Best Companies are featured in the October/November issue of Working Mother and on
“As we celebrate the 30th anniversary of Working Mother’s 100 Best Companies, we are keen to recognize leaders, such as BDO USA, who have built initiatives that truly support all employees. They are the vanguard of successful companies, with policies that matter to American families” said Subha Barry, vice president, general manager, Working Mother Media.
"BDO USA salutes Working Mother on the 30th anniversary of the magazine’s 100 Best Company awards.  Working Mother has been a true pioneer in advocating the advancement and retention of women in the workplace," said Wayne Berson, CEO of BDO USA.  “BDO has a long history of encouraging diversity and flexibility in the workplace.  Recognition of our inclusive culture by organizations such as Working Mother is very important to our efforts.”
Other Honors
In addition to the recognition from Working Mother, more than 30 BDO USA offices have been recognized with the When Work Works Award for business excellence in workplace flexibility for six consecutive years.  The firm was also named one of 2015's 25 Best Places to Work for Recent Grads and is featured prominently in the book, Future Work (Palgrave Macmillan,, as a leading innovator demonstrating how businesses can adapt and thrive in the new world of work by changing organizational cultures and work practices. 
BDO is the brand name for BDO USA, LLP, a U.S. professional services firm providing assurance, tax, financial advisory and consulting services to a wide range of publicly traded and privately held companies. For more than 100 years, BDO has provided quality service through the active involvement of experienced and committed professionals.  The firm serves clients through 63 offices and more than 400 independent alliance firm locations nationwide. As an independent Member Firm of BDO International Limited, BDO serves multi-national clients through a global network of more than 1,300 offices in over 150 countries. 
BDO USA, LLP, a Delaware limited liability partnership, is the U.S. member of BDO International Limited, a UK company limited by guarantee, and forms part of the international BDO network of independent member firms. BDO is the brand name for the BDO network and for each of the BDO Member Firms. For more information please visit:
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