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admired cos.
To appear as Most Admired, a company must have scored in the top half of its industry survey. The rest are listed as contenders.
Most Admired
Company City Industry rank
Coca-Cola Atlanta 1
UPS Atlanta 1
Coca-Cola Enterprises Atlanta 5
Delta Air Lines Atlanta 3
Equifax Atlanta 6
Genuine Parts Atlanta 5
Home Depot Atlanta 4
Newell Rubbermaid Atlanta 7
Southern Co. Atlanta 3
AFLAC Columbus 3
Total System Services Columbus 4
Company City Industry rank
Beazer Homes USA Atlanta 10
First Data Atlanta 8
Spectrum Brands Atlanta 13
SunTrust Banks Atlanta 8
Wendy's/Arby's Group Atlanta 7
From the March 22, 2010 issue
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Show: Top 50 | All Most Admired: The Americas | Europe | Asia/Australia
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Company Industry rank
Apple 1
Google 1
Nike 1
Company Industry rank
Goldman Sachs Group 1
Apple 1
Company Industry rank
Exxon Mobil 1
Google 1
Intel 1
The Most Admired list is the definitive report card on corporate reputations. Our survey partners at Hay Group start with about 1,400 companies... More