Supplier Diversity

Supplier Diversity

At Ultimate Software, we have made it our mission to put people first - always. We believe that people should be recognized and valued for the uniqueness they bring to US. With a focus on people in everything we do, we foster relationships with minority-owned, woman-owned, LGBT-owned, and disability-owned businesses to support inclusion and diversity. We believe that by developing relationships with diverse suppliers that we can offer a competitive advantage, help build our community, and help create opportunities for everyone.

"As a leader in the HCM industry, we know the importance and value of a diverse supplier program. Inclusion, trust and growing together is the way we’ve operated over the last 25 years and is how we want our partnerships to continue to be with our suppliers. Our core foundation is to always focus on people, and this includes our current and future relationships with businesses ranging from minority-owned to disabled-owned."
- Laura Lee Gentry, Senior Vice-President of Employee Experience

Our Commitment

  • We are committed to supporting diversity and inclusion, while ensuring we deliver quality products and services at a cost-effective price.
  • We communicate our commitment to diverse suppliers with internal and external stakeholders, while tracking progress along the way.
  • We join organizations, councils, and conferences that develop, support, and grow supplier diversity.
  • We maintain corporate memberships with organizations that are committed to supplier diversity like Disability:IN. We consider other organizations committed to supplier diversity.
  • We strive to develop businesses of all sizes - including smaller organizations and local businesses - to help them succeed and grow.

To Apply

If you are interested in partnering with Ultimate Software and your business qualifies as a diverse supplier (minority-owned, woman-owned, LGBT-owned, disability-owned, disabled veteran and service-disabled veteran owned businesses), please email us with a copy of your current certification(s) attached for identification purposes.

Accepted Certifications

  • Disability:IN
  • City, state, and federal certifications
  • National LGBT Chamber of Commerce
  • United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce
  • U.S. Small Business Administration