Tuesday, September 21, 2004

Local companies make Working Mother's list
- 2004-09-21 - Business First of Columbus
11:03 AM EDT Tuesday
"American Electric Power Company Inc., and several other notable Central Ohio employers, made Working Mother Magazine's list of the '100 Best Companies for Working Mothers.' AEP, a Columbus-based energy business, provides six weeks of paid leave for new mothers and financial assistance for adoptive parents, according to the magazine. It also offers 'flextime' and 'telecommuting.'...Other employers with Central Ohio operations that made the list are Lucent Technologies; JPMorgan Chase & Co., which recently bought Bank One Corp.; and Abbott Laboratories Inc., the parent company of Columbus-based Ross Products. Ross Products, which specializes in infant formula, provides moms access to a lactation consultant and use of a private lactation room."