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Awards & Recognition

We are proud to be regularly recognized as a leader in the biotechnology industry. We also receive recognition and awards for our overall performance as a company, our dynamic workplace culture, our contributions to the communities in which we live and work, and our patient advocacy. Here are some of our most recent achievements.

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Best Places to Work in IT
Computerworld
2020

In June 2020, Computerworld named Genentech one of the “Best Places to Work in IT” for the twelfth consecutive year.

Corporate Equality Index
Human Rights Campaign Foundation
2020

In March 2020, Genentech was included on the “Corporate Equality Index” by the Human Rights Campaign Foundation for the fourteenth consecutive year.

Genentech has received a perfect score of 100 percent each year.

100 Best Companies To Work For
Fortune Magazine
2020

In February 2020, Fortune magazine named Genentech one of its “100 Best Companies to Work For” for the twenty-second consecutive year.

In addition to this list, Genentech was listed on Fortune’s:

10 Best Workplaces in Biotechnology and Pharmaceuticals for the fourth consecutive year. In 2020, Genentech topped the list as #1.

100 Best Workplaces For Women in 2019 for the second consecutive year.

Best Large Workplaces in the Bay Area 2019.

America’s Best Employers for Diversity
Forbes
2020

In January 2020, Forbes named Genentech one of the “Best Employers in America for Diversity.”

Genentech has been honored on this list since its inception in 2018.

Best Workplaces for Commuters
National Center for Transit Research
2020

In January 2020, Genentech was named one of the “Best Workplaces for Commuters” for meeting the National Standard of Excellence in commuter benefits.

Golden State Warrior Award
CERES
2020

In April 2020, Ceres awarded Genentech with the “Golden State Water Policy Award” for demonstrating creativity and commitment to advancing water stewardship and safe drinking water policy in California.

Best Workplace for Innovators
Fast Company
2019

In August 2019, Fast Company named Genentech one of its “Best Workplaces for Innovators” on the inaugural list.”

Best in Audio: Podcasts + Music
Innovation SABRE Awards
2019

In February 2020, Genentech’s podcast, Two Scientists Walk Into a Bar, received a 2019 Innovation SABRE Award for Best in Audio: Podcasts + Music after beating out a record number of entries in the category.”

Top Employer
Science Magazine
2019

In October 2019, Genentech was named one of the "Top Twenty Employers" in biotechnology and pharmaceuticals by Science Magazine for the eighteenth consecutive year.

Genentech has been ranked the no. 1 company eight times.

Top Bay Area Corporate Philanthropist
San Francisco Business Times
2019

In July 2019, the San Francisco Business Times named Genentech to its "Top Corporate Philanthropists in the Bay Area” list for the fourteenth consecutive year. In 2019, ranked Genentech no. 7 of 100 Bay Area companies.

50 Companies That Care
PEOPLE Magazine
2019

In July 2019, Genentech was named one of the “Companies That Care” by PEOPLE Magazine for the third consecutive year.

Genentech has been honored on this list since its inception in 2017.