Steven Williams appointed to Chief Executive Officer of PepsiCo Foods North America
PepsiCo, Inc. announced that Steven Williams, currently senior vice president and chief commercial officer for Frito-Lay’s U.S....
Howard University Rises in U.S. News & World Report’s 2020 Graduate School Rankings
Howard University’s graduate programs in social work, business, education, and law increased in the annual national rankings...
Black Restaurant Week Serves Up Cuisine And Cocktails
Enticing foodies across the nation with the soulful flavors and tantalizing aromas of Pan-African cuisine, Black Restaurant Week...
Boldly “All In” – Driving Diversity and Inclusion and Making Strides
By Dawn R. Rosemond I attended elementary school back in the late 1970s. I remember this practice during recess where the self-appointed “cool kids” would take it upon themselves to pick teams for the game of the day. I was faster than most then, so I was... Read more
Being Intentional When Creating a Culture of Inclusion
The well-regarded educator and author Peter Drucker is famously known for his quote:  “Culture eats strategy for breakfast.”  That concept is particularly true when it comes to inclusion and diversity where an organization’s way of thinking, behaving and working is paramount in creating a workplace where... Read more
HSBC’s Decades-Long Celebration of Individual Differences Sets the Global Bank apart
Since its founding in 1865, HSBC has recognized the need for diverse perspectives in order to serve diverse constituencies. HSBC started in Asia – “H” represents“Hong Kong” and “S” represents “Shanghai” – but had a presence in the United States nearly from day-one; 1865 was also... Read more
Diversity and Inclusion – The Difference Makers
At Bank of America, we know that the power of diversity, truly harnessing our differences — in thought, style, culture, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, and experience – is what makes any culture strong, and company successful. In a recent study on Global Human... Read more
Owens & Minor Finds a Purpose in Promoting Supplier Diversity in the Healthcare Industry
With a 30-year track record of promoting supplier diversity in healthcare, Owens & Minor definitely has an edge when it comes to fostering women-, minority-, and veteran-owned businesses. Viewing supplier diversity as an important solution for its hospital and manufacturer partners, as well as for the... Read more