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...
Illinois Executives Forge Unique Bond
When Richard Mark, Charles Matthews, and Melvin D. Williams get together, a collective energy fills the room. An observer notices the natural rapport that exists between the three executives, whether they’re sharing a personal story or talking business. What doesn’t exist is the executive rivalry that... Read more
Wade Hinton named Unum’s vice president of Diversity & Inclusion
Unum, a leading provider of financial protection benefits in the U.S. and U.K., said that Wade Hinton has been appointed vice president of Diversity and Inclusion for the company effective August 20. In his role, he will be responsible for strategic diversity and inclusion programming to... Read more
Addressing the ‘Elephants in the Room’ Seven Qualities of an Inclusive Leader
I grew up in Honduras, a country enamored with American culture, which remains enamored by it. When I was 17 years old, I immigrated to this country with a desire to seek and experience the much idolized “American Dream.” Upon arriving in the States, I observed... Read more
Engaging Employees Through Inclusion & Diversity
At National Grid, we have 16,000 employees who are diverse in every way. As individuals, we are all unique. We celebrate that and encourage employees to respect each other’s differences as strengths. Whether we are speaking about diversity from an ethnic, cultural, racial or gender perspective,... Read more
McCormick & Co.’s Success Based on Smart Hires, Inclusive Culture
McCormick & Co. has been an institution and an icon to professional and home cooks for more than 127 years. Our commitment to the quality sourcing of spices to create a host of seasonings, fl avors and blends is at the core of our relationship to... Read more