Herman Miller Among 50 Global Companies 'Most Admired for HR'

January 19, 2010

Herman Miller, Inc., has been recognized again by Human Resource Executive magazine in its "Most Admired for HR" list of 50 global companies. Ranked 5th overall, it is the sole representative from furniture industry and the only Michigan-based company to appear on the list. Other notable brands making the top ranking include Disney, Goldman Sachs, Nike, Google, and Procter & Gamble.

Herman Miller also appeared on the "Most Admired for HR" list in 2005, 2007 and 2008. This is the company's third year to be included among the top 10.

According to the magazine, the Hay Group recalibrated its "Most Admired Companies" list for FORTUNE magazine to create the exclusive "Most Admired for HR" list, which is based on essential HR functions such as Management Quality, Product/Service Quality, People Management, and Innovation.

The "Most Admired for HR" list is available in the publication's December 2009 issue.

About Herman Miller, Inc.
Herman Miller works for a better world around you—with inventive designs, technologies and related services that improve the human experience wherever people work, heal, learn, and live. Its curiosity, ingenuity, and design excellence create award-winning products and services, resulting in more than $1.6 billion in revenue in fiscal 2009. Innovative business practices and a commitment to social responsibility have also established Herman Miller as a recognized global company. In 2009, Herman Miller was again cited by FORTUNE as both the "Most Admired" in its industry and among the "100 Best Companies to Work For" in America, while Fast Company named Herman Miller among the innovative "Companies to Watch." Herman Miller trades on the NASDAQ Global Select Market under the symbol MLHR.