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Maine Women's Policy Center Presents First Action Award to Wright Express
(South Portland, ME), October 4, 2005 - The Maine Women's Policy Center recognized Wright Express on October 3, 2005 with its inaugural Action Award, which recognizes a single policy or set of policies that demonstrate a positive commitment to women in the workplace. Wright Express was chosen from among other excellent nominees for recognition of its violence and harassment intervention policies and family support.
"Wright Express is honored to receive this award," said Michael Dubyak, president and chief executive officer of Wright Express. "The culture at Wright Express puts the highest value on our associates and the well-being of the family. By creating an environment that emphasizes a balance between work and family life, we believe we create a happier more productive workplace."
The Maine Women's Policy Center has worked since 1990 to promote policies that provide economic security for Maine women, specifically in the areas of work-family balance, violence prevention in the workplace, and access to education and training.
About Wright Express
Wright Express (NYSE:WXS) is a leading provider of payment processing and information management services to the U.S. commercial and government vehicle fleet industry. Wright Express provides these services for more than 290,000 commercial and government fleets containing more than 4 million vehicles. Wright Express markets these services directly as well as through more than 85 strategic relationships, and offers a MasterCard-branded corporate card. The Company employs more than 640 people and maintains its headquarters in South Portland, Maine. For more information about Wright Express, please visit www.wrightexpress.com.
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