Project Description

Calendar 2016-10-25 10:15:00 2016-10-25 11:15:00 America/Chicago 2016 NMSDC Conference - T1 Building Global Cultural Acumen in Business and Community Description - - - - - - Tuesday, October 25, 2016 10:15 – 11:15 a.m. Building Global Cultural Acumen™ (BGCA) is a tailored interactive diversity session for participants of the NMSDC who need to navigate across cultures in business and community. This session is designed to help participants become aware of global and domestic diversity trends and their cultural paradigm, how their business/profession is affected; leadership of teams; interaction with others; and critical skills needed in a rapidly changing world. - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - NOTE: All times are Central Standard Time. - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - Visit www.NMSDCConference.com for up-to-date conference information - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - Connect with us - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - LinkedIn http://www.linkedin.com/company/national-minority-supplier-development-council Facebook https://www.facebook.com/pages/National-Minority-Supplier-Development-Council/132183146823970 Twitter https://www.twitter.com/NMSDCHQ #NMSDCConference - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - Certify. Develop. Connect. Advocate. NMSDC 1359 Broadway, Tenth Floor Suite 1000 New York, NY 10018 United States http://www.NMSDC.org © 2016 The National Minority Supplier Development Council, Inc. McCormick Place, 2301 S. King Drive, Chicago, Illinois 60616 NMSDC info@NMSDC.org

Tuesday, October 25
10:15 – 11:15 a.m.

T1 Leveraging Your Brand Through Supplier Diversity

Description

How do large corporations leverage and grow their brand through supplier diversity and minority supplier development?
By attending this session you will learn different strategies from some of the top corporations on how procurement and brand success go hand in hand.

Moderator:
Stewart Duff
Chief Executive Officer
GSD&M

Panelists:
Michael A. Byron
Senior Director of Supplier Diversity
Walmart Stores, Inc.

Rona Fourté
Director, Supplier Diversity
Walgreens

Beverly Jennings
Head, Office of Global Supplier
Diversity & Inclusion
Johnson & Johnson

Denise R. Thomas
Director, Corporate Supplier Diversity
The Kroger Co.