IBM CEO Arvind Krishna wins Hunt Scanlon's 'excellence in culture' award

IBM will accept the award at Hunt Scanlon's global conference at the Harvard Club, NYC, on June 6.

Arvind Krishna, CEO of IBM, was selected as 2024 Hunt Scanlon 'Excellence in Culture' Award Recipient / Image - IBM

Arvind Krishna, chairman and CEO of IBM, has been named the recipient of Hunt Scanlon Media's 'Excellence in Culture' Award for 2024. This award honors organizations that cultivate a creative and collaborative workplace culture, drive  performance and promote diversity at all levels.

According to the media organization, under Krishna's leadership, IBM has prioritized an inclusive environment, focusing on a 'People First' approach, ensuring that every member of the organization feels empowered, accepted, and heard. The result has been a stronger workforce and a boost in innovation, reflecting the diverse nature of IBM’s partners and customers globally.

"The Hunt Scanlon 'Excellence in Culture' Award is not just about the influence of Krishna's leadership," said Christopher W. Hunt, president of Hunt Scanlon Media. "It extends to a dedicated team who, day in and day out, supports a superlative culture throughout the entire IBM organization."

"We are delighted to be recognized with this award. IBM has always aspired to make a lasting, positive impact – internally, with our employees, and in our work with clients and partners,” Krishna said. 

The CEO emphasized on IBM's dedication to building a growth-oriented culture that inspires learning and innovation. He highlighted the company’s focus on inclusivity, integrity, trust, and transparency, which help fulfill its mission to be a catalyst for making the world work better.

IBM will accept the award at Hunt Scanlon's "Making Culture Your New Superpower" global conference, held at the Harvard club in New York City on June 6.  Krishna, along with IBM CHRO Nickle LaMoreaux and chief leadership, culture  and inclusion officer Kitty Chaney-Reed, will discuss how IBM's inclusive and empowering culture has been key to the company's success and its influence on the technology industry’s future.

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