About | Culture & Diversity

All Together.

We believe there is no direction but forward and have built our company to nurture diverse talent in service of the greatest missions of our day.

We bring ourselves and our values to work every day. Our success is the result of the care, collaboration, and support we give each other and the camaraderie of a shared purpose.

At Vistant, Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DE&I) is Not an Initiative, It’s a Way of Life.

We are a naturally and openly diverse company built on the belief that the right people are the right people regardless of gender, race, or religion. We know that the highest levels of commitment and excellence can come from anywhere and seek those who bring diverse perspectives and experiences to strengthen our teams and advance client outcomes.

A dynamic environment where differences are strengths, voices are heard, and ideas come from everywhere.

by the Numbers

Vistant reflects the diverse workforce we want to attract and grow. We hire exceptional people and foster a dynamic environment where differences are strengths, voices are heard, and ideas come from everywhere.

40% Female
80% Minority
68% Female or Gender-Neutral
58% Respondents Identified as Minority

NEW HIRES (2002)
53% Female
51% Minority

When people feel included and valued for who they are, they perform at their best and grow.

— Walter Barnes, III, President

Built on

Our values are built on a commitment to each other and a higher purpose.

Commitment to People

We are inspired by people and know without each other’s success there is no success.

Commitment to Excellence

We work beyond ourselves and are never satisfied because we know how much is at stake.

Commitment to Outcomes

We see it through, no matter how difficult or how many setbacks, we refuse to be deterred.

Vistant’s commitment to excellence, equity, and inclusivity begins with our leadership. Drawing on our diverse perspectives and experience, we foster a dynamic culture that inspires our teams and delivers solutions that improve lives and strengthen society.


Our mascot, Apollo, is an intrepid polar bear who embodies our fierce drive and determination and our warmth and fellowship. Named for the space program that first launched our Nation into a new realm, Apollo reminds us of the brave spirit of exploration and discovery necessary to achieve noble outcomes.