The United States Supreme Court has granted review of several legal cases seeking the freedom to marry, and will hear an oral argument in the cases on April 28, 2015. A decision, which could bring the freedom to marry to same-sex couples nationwide once and for all, is... Read more
Following a decades-long fight for marriage equality, Replacements, Ltd. Founder and CEO Bob Page married his longtime partner Dale Frederiksen last night in a private family ceremony at the company’s headquarters in Greensboro, North Carolina. A long-time activist for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender rights, the 69-year old CEO... Read more
One of the most rewarding aspects of my job here at Diversity Journal is to work with people, like these, who are committed to the work of “making our world a better place for all to live–with ALL our differences.” For the 50th Anniversary of the historic march from... Read more
One Goal: To Remain Workforce Diversity’s Most Vocal Advocate   Email. Message. Text. Blogs. Posts. Videos. The way people get information today is has changed in a big way. At Profiles in Diversity Journal, our mission has always been to help workplaces communicate their journey, celebrate their milestones, and recognize their... Read more
AT&T Appoints Cynthia Marshall as Chief Diversity Officer AT&T Services, Inc. has named Cynthia Marshall, senior vice president-Human Resources, to take on the additional role of Chief Diversity Officer. In this capacity, Marshall will lead the company’s award-winning efforts to foster an inclusive and diverse workforce. Marshall will continue her... Read more
GetEQUAL Celebrates 5th Anniversary with the Launch of “No Asterisks” Campaign for Full Federal LGBTQ Equality
View image | gettyimages.com Yesterday, five years after the launch of the organization, GetEQUAL announced a LGBTQ Bill of Rights as part of a new “No Asterisks” campaign for full LGBTQ equality.  The LGBTQ Bill of Rights is based on a year’s worth of listening sessions and surveys of... Read more
by Angelia Z. Shay    Having worked in the male-dominated financial services industry for more than twenty-five years, there have been times when I didn’t feel heard. Even as loud as my voice can be, when it came to questioning the way things are done or bringing a new idea... Read more
  2015 Restaurant Neighbor and Faces of Diversity Award Winners  Announced The National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation (NRAEF) recently announced its 2015 Restaurant Neighbor and Faces of Diversity American Dream award winners. The winners will be honored at a gala on April 14, 2015, during the National Restaurant Association’s Public Affairs Conference... Read more
Springboard Consulting, LLC® is pleased to announce the Disability Matters North America honorees for 2015. This year’s honorees “represent the best of the best when it comes to the commitment required and actions necessary to successfully mainstream disability in the workforce, workplace and marketplace” says Springboard CEO Nadine Vogel. “They serve... Read more
Sumita Banerjee has been promoted to Senior Vice President, Talent Acquisition for L’Oreal Americas Zone. She was previously Vice President of Talent Acquisition for L’Oreal USA. In this new role, Banerjee will be responsible for sharing key recruitment strategies, leading talent identification, supporting countries in their advancement of tools,... Read more