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International Association of Women Recognizes Nageen Riffat as a 2019-2020 Influencer

International Association of Women Recognizes Nageen Riffat as a 2019-2020 Influencer

The International Association of Women (IAW) recognizes Nageen Riffat (aka Nyn) as a 2019-2020 Influencer. She is acknowledged as a leader in entrepreneurship. The International Association of Women (IAW) is a global in-person and online networking platform with nearly one…

Dee Poku, Founder of WIE Network, Announces the Launch of Black Women Raise

Dee Poku, Founder of WIE Network, Announces the Launch of Black Women Raise

January 11th, 2019 sees the launch of the inaugural Black Women Raise symposium, which was announced today by founder Dee Poku Spalding. This first-of-its-kind event convenes the leading black female founders in America alongside high-level funders, business leaders and advisors…

Kate Migliaro Joins America's Warrior Partnership Board of Directors

Kate Migliaro Joins America's Warrior Partnership Board of Directors

Kate Migliaro serves as director of diversity and veterans initiative at Apollo Global Management, a leading global alternative investment firm. She oversees several corporate programs that encourage the recruitment and retention of military veterans within Apollo’s offices as well as…

Tickets for Kids® to Merge New York's Seats of Dreams Into Its Operations

Tickets for Kids® to Merge New York's Seats of Dreams Into Its Operations

​Pittsburgh-based nonprofit Tickets for Kids® (TFK) announced today that it will merge the operations of New York-based nonprofit Seats of Dreams into its national network. Founded in Pittsburgh in 1994, TFK provides opportunities for low-income and at-risk kids to access…

Ndaba Mandela, Nelson Mandela's Grandson, First Guest in Newly Launched 'Getting Here' Podcast

Ndaba Mandela, Nelson Mandela's Grandson, First Guest in Newly Launched 'Getting Here' Podcast

Alejandro Garcia-Amaya, an investor-backed tech entrepreneur, has launched on iTunes, Google Podcast and Stitcher Radio, GettingHere; a storytelling/interview podcast that focuses on how present-day leaders pursue their passions and achieve their dreams. The first episode features Ndaba Mandela, founder of…

New Children's Book That Celebrates Diversity in Architecture Launches on Kickstarter

Norman's Architecture Adventure, a children's book that celebrates diversity in the architecture field, has launched a crowdfunding campaign on Kickstarter. "Norman's Architecture Adventure" is about a young African-American boy who wants to be an architect like his mom. She is his inspiration and best friend…

RapportBoost.AI Completes First Summer Internship Program With Great Success

RapportBoost.AI, a Los Angeles-based technology company that provides augmented intelligence solutions to brands that utilize conversational selling and conversational marketing to engage potential customers online, recently completed its first internship program. The RapportBoost internship program was designed to provide hands-on…

Genentech and Roche Welcomes Dr. Owen Garrick to the Steering Committee on Inclusive Research

Dr. Owen Garrick, CEO of Bridge Clinical Research, was invited to join Genentech and Roche’s Steering Committee on Inclusive Research.  “Genentech and Roche are committed to discovering and delivering medicines to treat patients with serious and life-threatening conditions. To continue…

RapportBoost Selected as Finalist for Best Tech Workplace for Diversity in Los Angeles for Second Year in a Row

RapportBoost.AI, a Los Angeles based company that provides augmented intelligence solutions to brands that utilize conversational selling and conversational marketing to engage potential customers online. “Our team is honored to be recognized as a leader supporting women in technology and…

National Black MBA Association® Announces a Key Strategic Alliance With The Devine Group to Advance Their Gold Key Access® Program Where Fortune 500 Companies Are Able to Identify Top Diverse Leadership Talent

National Black MBA Association® (NBMBAA®), the premier business organization serving Black professionals, and The Devine Group Inc., an innovative behavioral assessment and development organization, have formed a strategic alliance to infuse the science of predictive talent analytics in leadership development and advancement…

Wonder Women Tech Challenges Traditional Tech Culture, Champions Inclusivity

Thousands will gather at the Long Beach Convention Center Oct. 5-6, 2018, for Wonder Women Tech, an international conference that highlights, celebrates and supports women and the underrepresented in STEAM industries (science, technology, engineering, arts and math). Under this year’s theme #WeAreInnovators,…

Birkman International Receives Women's Business Enterprise Certification

Birkman International, a business specialized in assessing human behavior and perception, is newly recognized as a Women’s Business Enterprise by the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC), the largest third-party certifier of businesses owned and operated by women in the…

Connexus Technology CEO Wins Philadelphia Business Journal Award

Lawrence A. James, President and CEO of Connexus Technology, LLC (Connexus), has been named a recipient of the Minority Business Leader Award by the Philadelphia Business Journal. Award honorees are comprised of the top minority business owners and executives in…

Amerit Consulting Names Ian Wagemann as New President

Amerit Consulting is excited to announce the appointment of Ian Wagemann as President and Chief Executive Officer. After 16 years, Gary Herbold has retired and will fully transition out of his role by the end of 2018. Under Gary’s leadership,…

More Than One-Third of LGBTQ Adults Identify as Having a Disability

Throughout LGBTQ Pride Month (June), the LGBTQ community has been reflecting on the past and looking forward to the future. Among lesbian, gay and bisexual adults, 30 percent of men and 36 percent of women also identify as having a disability. The…

Muchokids Debuts New Sci-Fi Fantasy Series Featuring Characters From All Over the Globe Working Together to Overcome Adversity

Muchokids, a new children’s entertainment brand, has just debuted their first book “Galaxia and Her Quest to Save the Universe Chapter 1: #TheBeginning.” #TheBeginning book serves as an introduction to the ongoing series of the Muchokids world. The creators, author…

Neubert, Pepe & Monteith Lawyer Joins the Lawyers Collaborative for Diversity Board of Directors

The Lawyers Collaborative for Diversity (LCD) has appointed Neubert, Pepe & Monteith attorney Michael D. Neubert to its Board of Directors. Mr. Neubert, founding principal, is the head of the firm’s Medical Malpractice & Hospital Liability Defense and the Professional…

Insight Global's Bert Bean Ranked on Comparably's 2018 Best CEOs for Diversity List

Insight Global’s CEO, Bert Bean, has been ranked 8th on Comparably’s 2018 list of the Best CEOs for Diversity. Hundreds of CEOs were rated by their employees for the list, and the honorees for Best CEOs reflect the highest rated…

Periscope Data Recognized as Industry Leader for Inclusion, Diversity and Development Efforts

Periscope Data, the world's first software platform built to address the complete analytics lifecycle, has been recognized by Comparably.com as one of the top companies in the U.S. in several categories in its latest rankings. As a reflection of its…

Sound President & CEO, Patrick Evans, Honored at PSBJ Event

Sound’s President & CEO, Patrick C. Evans will be among 14 people recognized by Puget Sound Business Journal as “Outstanding Voices” for equality during its Business of Pride event in Seattle, June 7 during a ceremony held at the Sanctuary.…

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