Dollar General Celebrates Diversity and Inclusion Recognitions

August 11, 2023

Company Named to Nashville Business Journal’s Leaders in Diversity as well as Diversity Woman Media’s Best Companies for Women

At Dollar General, diversity is a strength as we serve a wide group of customers, employees and communities every day. The Company was recently named to Nashville Business Journal’s 2023 Leaders in Diversity and Diversity Woman Media’s Best Companies for Women 2023.

“At Dollar General, we live out our mission of Serving Others by understanding and celebrating that our differences make a difference, and we are grateful to Nashville Business Journal and Diversity Women Media for these honors,” shared Kathy Reardon, Dollar General’s executive vice president and chief people officer. “I am proud of teams across the Company for their conscious efforts and strategic mindsets to make inclusion a priority and reflection of our mission.  These cornerstones help build a sense of belonging, which fuels motivation and enables our employees to support our customers and communities.”
Nashville Business Journal’s 2023 Leaders in Diversity consists of individuals and companies leading the charge to advance diversity and inclusion practices in the workplace, showing progress over perfection and speaking out for others in the business community. As the Company’s core values include “respecting the dignity and difference of others,” Dollar General is honored to be recognized as an Outstanding Diverse Organization in the Public Company category.

Diversity Women Media’s 2023 Best Companies for Women recognizes 16 organizations with an intense focus on supporting and advancing women and is a testament to the publication’s mission to help smart, savvy women of all races, cultures, and backgrounds achieve their career and business goals. Dollar General’s recognition highlights its continuous efforts to uplift and support women’s achievements through initiatives such as the Women’s Executive Development Cohort leadership program, events and programs hosted by DG’s Women’s Professional Network employee resource group, and more.

Learn more about the Company’s diversity and inclusion efforts at and view additional awards and recognition for inclusive business practices here.

About Dollar General Corporation 

Dollar General Corporation (NYSE: DG) is proud to serve as America’s neighborhood general store. Founded in 1939, Dollar General lives its mission of Serving Others every day by providing access to affordable products and services for its customers, career opportunities for its employees, and literacy and education support for its hometown communities. As of August 4, 2023, the company’s 19,488 Dollar General, DG Market, DGX and pOpshelf stores across the United States and Mi Súper Dollar General stores in Mexico provide everyday essentials including food, health and wellness products, cleaning and laundry supplies, self-care and beauty items, and seasonal décor from our high-quality private brands alongside many of the world’s most trusted brands such as Coca Cola, PepsiCo/Frito-Lay, General Mills, Hershey, J.M. Smucker, Kraft, Mars, Nestlé, Procter & Gamble and Unilever.  Learn more at

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