LUFKIN, TX (KTRE) - A pledge for equality, is this year's theme for international women's day and a local business said they pride themselves on doing just that.
Etech in Lufkin has women of all races in different positions throughout the company.
Alana Culpepper, the Talent manager for Etech said they're an equal opportunity company. She adds people are promoted based on their work ethic and ability, not their gender
"It's not based on their gender, but just giving them a chance because of who they are," Alana Culpepper said. "Not saying they can't do this or that because they're a women, we can do whatever we put our minds to."
International Women's Day was originally called International Working Women's Day, it's celebrated on March 8 every year.