Three Houston companies made Fortune’s “100 Best Workplaces for Women” list this year.
Camden Property Trust (NYSE: CPT) jumped to No. 13, Transwestern took the No. 60 spot, and Houston Methodist ranked No. 70. Camden and Transwestern both made the list last year, ranking No. 40 and No. 70, respectively.
Two-thirds of Camden’s executives and managers are women, as are 45 percent of all employees at the company, according to Fortune. At Transwestern, those figures are 52 percent and 43 percent, respectively.
Of the three Houston companies, Methodist had the highest percentage of female employees companywide at 74 percent. However, 59 percent of its executives and managers are women.
Overall, 11 Texas companies made the list, including No. 1 Texas Health Resources in Arlington. Seven companies from the Dallas-Fort Worth area made the list.
The “Best Workplaces for Women” list is compiled as part of Fortune’s “100 Best Companies to Work For” list.
View Fortune’s main “Best Companies to Work For” list and the magazine’s other lists, such as
“Best Workplaces for Millennials” or " 50 Best Workplaces for Camaraderie.”
Olivia Pulsinelli is the senior web editor for the Houston Business Journal's award-winning website. Follow her on Twitter for more.