100% Talent welcomes a new signatory: Schemata Workshop

By: Alicia Teel Posted: 01/31/2017

Architecture and urban design practice joins fellow employers in tackling the gender wage gap

schemataSchemata Workshop has signed on to 100% Talent, an employer-led gender equity initiative launched by the Seattle Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce and Women’s Funding Alliance.

As a signatory of the 100% Talent initiative, the architecture and urban design practice joins over 20 employers of all sizes in taking a proactive approach to addressing gender equity challenges in King County. Together, signatory employers account for over 11 percent of King County’s workforce.

100% Talent Director Emma Mayberry said, “We’re so pleased to have Schemata Workshop sign on to 100% Talent Seattle and join other local employers in tackling King County’s gender wage gap.  Advancing best practices for gender equity in our workplaces is essential to ensuring that all of our region’s residents are included in its economic success.”

Schemata pledges to join the other signatories in tracking progress through semi-annual qualitative feedback as well as perform its own internal wage and demographic data collection and analysis.

For more information about the 100% Talent Initiative, visit http://www.100percenttalentseattle.com/.