United Parcel Service Inc.
Overall Rank: 9
Number of Employees: 317000
Number of IT Employees: 3627
IT Employee Promotions in 2003: 14 percent
IT Employee Turnover in 2003: 2 percent
Percentage of women IT managers: 23 percent
Percentage of minority IT managers: 19 percent
Percentage of women IT staff: 38 percent
Percentage of minority IT staff: 37 percent
Training days offered per IT employee in 2003: 10
Training budget per IT employee in 2003*: US$2962
Founded in 1907 as a messenger company, UPS has become the world's largest package delivery company, transporting more than 13 million packages and documents per business day throughout the U.S. and more than 200 countries and territories. IT employees have the opportunity to work with leading-edge technologies and are offered a wide range of career opportunities, personal development programs and professional advancement. UPS is owned primarily by its employees.