Expedia Group Recognized as a 2023 Taiwan LGBTIQ+ Inclusive Workplace!
By Dennis Chen, Associate Market Manager, Taiwan Lodging
On December 19th, 2023, the 2023 Taiwan LGBTIQ+ Inclusive Workplace Index recognized Expedia Group Taiwan as one of the 47 certified Taiwan LGBTIQ+ Inclusive Workplaces! This prestigious honor shines a light on our unwavering commitment to fostering a diverse and open culture.
Since 2019, Expedia Group’s Taiwan office has actively championed LGBTIQ+ rights through impactful initiatives. From educational workshops promoting understanding, to vibrant celebrations fostering community, our 11 events in four years have provided platforms for employee engagement and LGBTIQ+ visibility. Beyond the office walls, Expedia Group Taiwan stoof shoulder-to-shoulder with the community by leading Pride parades yearly, and actively showing our support for LGBTIQ+ rights and inclusivity. Furthermore, we’ve expanded our impact by collaborating with the Hotels.com brand team to promote a “LGBTIQ+ Friendly Properties” tag for travelers – ensuring safe and welcoming options for everyone.
This recognition fuels our drive to be a catalyst for change. We know that over 60% of employees consider a company’s gender-friendly atmosphere crucial for retention, and we’re committed to ensuring Expedians feels valued and respected. Additionally, with more individuals feeling comfortable openly embracing their LGBTIQ+ identity, we’re building a more inclusive future for all.
Together, let’s celebrate this milestone while remaining dedicated to pushing the boundaries of inclusivity. Expedia Group Taiwan is proud to be a leader in APAC, and we believe that fostering inclusivity isn’t just a choice; it’s a shared responsibility. Join us as we build a future where every employee, regardless of their sexual orientation or gender identity, thrives in a supportive and welcoming environment.
At Expedia Group, we are a diverse collective of travelers, innovators, learners and leaders who believe that travel is a force for good and are driven to power global travel for everyone, everywhere. Learn more about our culture.