Diversity and Inclusion

With employees from over 90 countries and customers from 120 countries, understanding and appreciating differences has been critical to the success of Bell Helicopter. From recruiting and developing talented employees to diverse strategic sourcing, Bell is involved in diversity-related activities everyday. What differentiates Bell is our mission, our renowned products and the dedicated women and men who make up the most talented workforce in aerospace. It is through the unique differences of our employees that we are able to drive innovation in our business and understanding of the various communities and customers that we serve.



​​Bell aims to foster an inclusive work environment where all employees feel valued, respected and able to contribute using their unique perspectives and talents, and a workforce that embraces diversity as a competitive advantage to enable Bell to be the leading Industry Aerospace Company.

Employee Resource Groups

An Employee Resource Group ("ERG") is a Company-sponsored group of employees who, based on shared characteristics or life experiences, join together to provide a supportive forum for professional development and advancement of Company initiatives. ERGs can form around various dimensions of diversity, including race, ethnicity, gender, disability, age, etc. Bell encourages ERG formation to promote a more inclusive work environment where employees can work together to positively impact the business and have a voice around shared issues.

ERGs at Bell:

  • Bell African Ancestry Networking Group (BAANG)
  • Latin Association for Values-Interaction-Development-Assistance (LA VIDA)
  • PROfessionals for the Development and Integration of Generation Y Employees (PRODIGY)
  • Women’s Leadership Forum (WLF)
  • Veterans Outreach Through Employee eXperience (VORTEX)
Bell Employees