Gaylor President & CEO Chuck Goodrich Named Among Best CEOs in US

Chuck Goodrich

Gaylor Electric’s President and CEO, Chuck Goodrich, was announced as one of the United States’ Best CEOs of Diversity for 2022, according to Comparably.

In addition to 5-million ratings across 70,000 companies, Goodrich holds himself and his company to a higher standard by emphasizing the value of diversity in the workplace. Such matter has resulted in being ranked as #96, next to the other top national performing CEOs with a diversity-minded corporate initiative.

“At Gaylor Electric, we are committed to bringing in the best people possible. And I have found that talent comes from a wide net of cultures.” said Chuck Goodrich, President & CEO of Gaylor Electric. “Construction is one of most diverse professional industries. On our larger national construction projects, we have 30-40% Hispanic individuals as our workforce.”

Comparably allows for all anonymous employee voices to be heard through an annual survey. The results are derived from non-Caucasian employees, about their CEOs.

“Listening to and promoting the voices of all diverse employees is critical,” said Comparably CEO Jason Nazar. “This year’s list of CEOs implements equity and inclusion at the forefront of how they lead, according to feedback directly from their employees of color.”

“At Gaylor Electric, diversity entails so much more than how someone looks. We have developed our own brand of what true IED looks like,” said Goodrich. “The best teams are made up of diverse thinking individuals, and unique perspectives are an advantage to developing solutions. This is the key to our successful teams.”

Comparably is a leading workplace culture and corporate brand reputation platform with over 15 million anonymous employee ratings on 70,000 companies. With the most comprehensive data on large and SMB organizations in nearly 20 different workplace categories it is one of the most used platforms for employer branding and a trusted site for workplace culture and compensation.

See the entire 2022 Comparably Results list online at

Gaylor Electric delivers on our Cornerstone of Reliable Resources, Outcomes, Insights and Genuine Care for People; dedicated to Innovation, Quality and being Measurement-Centric accountable. We are comprised of multiple national production and innovation-driven locations that provide innovative industry expertise, and client-focused solutions. As the Highest Performing National Contractor of Excellence, Gaylor Electric offers design-build electrical construction, 24/7 on-demand electrical support, and utility service. Our teams provide an unparalleled commitment to cultivating strong business relationships, resulting in continued client loyalty.