Champions of Diversity by Diversity Plus Magazine
Each year Diversity Plus Magazine celebrates “Champions of Diversity.” These are the people who have driven diversity in corporate supply chains and workforces. The people who believe diversity is a core value in corporate cultures, supply chains, workforces, systems and processes. The people who build relationships that allow for economic growth through diversity and inclusion.
This year, Diversity Plus Magazine is honoring Jill Houghton, President and CEO, USBLN, along with two members of the USBLN Board of Directors, Regina Heyward, Senior Vice President and Head of Supplier Diversity for Wells Fargo, and Nedra Dickson, Global Supplier Diversity and Sustainability Lead for Accenture.
Several individuals from USBLN partner companies were also selected as “Champions of Diversity,” including Farryn Melton (Bristol-Myers Squibb), Raul Suzarez-Rodriguez (CVS Health), Leonard Spencer (The Walt Disney Company), Kendra Burris-Austin (Express Scripts), Beverly Jennings (Johnson & Johnson), Pauline Gebon (MetLife), Joyce Eggers (Takeda), Gary Kallenbach (UPS), and Rona Fourte (Walgreens ).
Congratulations to all the “Champions of Diversity”! For more information about the announcement and the full list of honorees, read the full article.
2018 Annual Conference – Resources on Accommodations
For those conference attendees in need of medical equipment/scooters, etc. – The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas has provided the names of several vendors whose information is included below. Of course, you are welcome to choose any vendor you prefer, we have provided these for convenience and this in no way serves as an endorsement. If […]
Get to know Chad Jerdee
As an amputee, I know what it feels like to be different and have people make assumptions about what I can and can't do. Disability inclusion is about overcoming those assumptions.
The Forum on Workplace Inclusion Honors USBLN with 2018 Diversity Awards
In 2008, The Forum on Workplace Inclusion created an awards program to recognize individuals or organizations dedicated to raising awareness of diversity and inclusion in the workplace. Since then, The Forum hosts an annual celebration in honor of those that impact change and demonstrate sustained support for advancing equality in the workplace. This year, The Forum […]
USBLN and the American Council of the Blind form partnership
The partnership encourages corporate America to be more inclusive of people who are blind or visually impaired.
Autism at Work Virtual Career Fair
Wednesday, April 25 | 1-3PM (PDT). You are invited you to attend an Autism at Work Virtual Career Fair. It is free to attend.