The MONY Group Inc.
Number of Employees: 3266
Number of IT Employees: 222
IT Employee Promotions in 2003: 11 percent
IT Employee Turnover in 2003: 2 percent
Percentage of women IT managers: 39 percent
Percentage of minority IT managers: 3 percent
Percentage of women IT staff: 41 percent
Percentage of minority IT staff: 19 percent
Training days offered per IT employee in 2003: 15
Training budget per IT employee in 2003*: US$2500
This insurer claims to have sold the nation's first mutual life insurance policy, in 1843. It now sells traditional life insurance, annuity and financial services products through more than a dozen subsidiaries. IT employees learn new skills, achieve certifications and actively participate in professional associations. The average IT worker received 10.8 days of technical training and 3.8 days of business training in 2003. A mentoring program that's open to all employees provides support and feedback on their skills in 13 areas such as leadership, customer relationship management, communication skills and project management. Other benefits include an interest-free PC loan program.