MetLife Named to Working Mother “100 Best Companies” List for 17th Year in a Row

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–MetLife, Inc. (NYSE:MET) has earned a spot for the 17th year
in a row on the 2015 Working Mother magazine’s “100 Best
Companies” list for outstanding leadership in programs, policies and a
culture that supports working families.

“As a mother of a 23 year-old young woman and a 10 year-old active boy,
I’m proud that MetLife is committed to a culture where employees can
thrive both at work and at home,” said Elizabeth Nieto, MetLife’s global
chief diversity and inclusion officer. “We’re honored that Working
magazine has recognized MetLife as a great place for working
families for almost two decades.”

Among the programs MetLife sponsors for working families:

  • Flexible Work Arrangements such as compressed work weeks, part-time
    work, job-sharing, flextime, virtual work and telecommuting.
  • Parental Leave Coaching to help employees and managers prepare for
    parental leave and return to work confidently.
  • Back-up Child Care for up to 15 days per child per year when regular
    care is unavailable, as well as up to 10% in child care discounts.
  • The Working Families Network, a new employee network to create
    awareness of family friendly resources and provide a forum for
    employees to share experiences and best practices.

MetLife will be honored at the annual Working Mother 100 Best
Companies Work Life Congress in October and will be featured in the
October/November issue of Working Mother magazine and on

About MetLife

MetLife, Inc. (NYSE:MET), through its subsidiaries and affiliates
(“MetLife”), is one of the largest life insurance companies in the
world. Founded in 1868, MetLife is a global provider of life insurance,
annuities, employee benefits and asset management. Serving approximately
100 million customers, MetLife has operations in nearly 50 countries and
holds leading market positions in the United States, Japan, Latin
America, Asia, Europe and the Middle East. For more information, visit


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