2017 DiversityInc Top 50 Announcement Event

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ADP fleet

ADP Buys Entire Sales Fleet from Minority-Owned Dealerships

In keeping with its goal to increase engagement with certified diverse suppliers, a total of 357 vehicles were purchased in 2016.

Shane Nelson, Barbara Frankel

The 25 Noteworthy Companies: Getting Ready for Top 50

What makes a company a “25 Noteworthy”? How did two companies move from the 25 Noteworthy list in 2014 to the DiversityInc Top 50 in 2015?

VIDEO: Hospital Supplier Diversity—Strategic Plans Build Value and Engage Communities

For hospitals, finding diverse suppliers can be a challenge. Mary Beth Levine, Vice President, System Resource Management, University Hospitals, shared best practices on reaching MBEs and WBEs at DiversityInc’s event.

2014 DiversityInc Special Awards Dinner

VIDEO: 2014 DiversityInc Special Awards

CEOs from Accenture, Wyndham, Sodexo, EY, Novartis, MasterCard and Merck share what makes their companies so special as they accept awards at a DiversityInc event in New York City.

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VIDEO: 2014 Top Company for Supplier Diversity: Wyndham Worldwide

Stephen Holmes, CEO, Wyndham Worldwide, told DiversityInc’s audience of his company’s team effort to find and support diverse suppliers, both in the United States and globally.

How to Develop a Global Supplier Diversity Initiative

VIDEO: How to Develop a Global Supplier Diversity Initiative

Can supplier diversity work outside of the United States? Yes, provided it is implemented with local cultural competence in mind, says Elizabeth Vasquez, President and CEO, WEConnect International, at DiversityInc's October event.

Finding Suppliers in LGBT and Disability Communities

VIDEO: Finding Suppliers in LGBT and Disability Communities

How do you find certified suppliers owned by LGBT people and people with disabilities? Leaders of the two certifying organizations—the National Gay and Lesbian Chamber of Commerce and US Business Leadership Network offer advice at DiversityInc's October event.

How to Create A Successful Supplier Diversity Initiative

VIDEO: How to Create a Successful Supplier Diversity Initiative—5 Steps to Get Started

How do you start a supplier-diversity initiative? Get best practices from Wyndham Worldwide, which received our award as Top Company for Supplier Diversity. José Nido, Vice President, Global Supplier Diversity, discussed how to find and nurture diverse suppliers, including Tier 1 and Tier 2, at DiversityInc's October event.

California expands supplier diversity program to LGBT-owned businesses.

Big News for LGBT-Owned Businesses

A first-in-the-nation move by one state is working to expand opportunity for LGBT-owned businesses. What is being done and what state is stepping up?

Oliver Turman, AT&T; Michael Byron, Walmart; Keith Hines, PricewaterhouseCoopers

Video: How to Grow Your Diverse Suppliers

Oliver Turman (AT&T), Michael Byron (Walmart) and Keith Hines (PwC) lead supplier diversity initiatives at their companies.

Ameren Awards Scholarships to Diverse Business Supplier CEOs

Ameren Awards Scholarships to Diverse Business Supplier CEOs to Attend Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College

The recipients were selected based on their strategic relationship with Ameren and the supplier's success in providing service to a range of companies in Ameren's 64,000-square-mile service territory.

2013 Top Company for Supplier Diversity: AT&T

AT&T is a longtime supplier-diversity leader with high Tier 1 (prime) percentages: 15 percent with Minority Business Enterprises, 5 percent with Women-Owned Business Enterprises, 1.5 percent with Service Disabled Veteran Business Enterprises.

Dr. Glenn Croxton, Henry Ford Health System

Video: How Hospitals Develop Supplier-Diversity Initiatives

How are hospitals growing supplier-diversity efforts to mirror the increasing diversity of their patient base and using these efforts to strengthen community ties?

Vice President, Global Supplier Diversity, The Coca-Cola Company

Coca-Cola’s Terrez Thompson; Linking Supplier Diversity & Business Goals

Terrez Thompson has focused on fully integrating the brands' supplier diversity team across the supply chain of the entire operation.

Karyn Twaronite, Dottie Brienza

Web Seminar: DiversityInc Top 50 Best Practices from Merck, EY

“The power of diversity is real,” say two leaders of companies on the DiversityInc Top 50, who share their best practices on how to harness that power into supporting effective diversity management.

Healthcare - White House

Obama Administration Turning to NBA for a Slam Dunk on Healthcare?

Report says officials are seeking NBA stars to assist in marketing President Obama’s signature healthcare law.

Toyota: ‘Innovative Problem-Solving Demands Diversity & Inclusion’

Toyota executives share how their remarkably diverse Treasury Department creates an engaged team that delivers significant business results.

Mayor Bloomberg Signs Legislation to Help Strengthen Minority and Women-Owned Business Enterprise Program

New Legislation Expands the Scope of Program-Eligible Contracts and Increases Agency Accountability

Ernst & Young Panel on Supplier Diversity

Supplier Diversity Success Stories Shine at the Ernst & Young Strategic Growth Forum

Tips to open the door for many women- and minority-owned businesses.

CEO Pamela Eason, WBENC, on supplier diversity

How WBENC Helps Companies & Women-Owned Businesses

Here’s WBENC president and CEO Pamela Eason's agenda for this important organization, which works with corporations to increase supplier diversity and helps women-owned businesses succeed.

Should You Track Suppliers Owned by LGBT People or People With Disabilities?

Why are companies making an effort to track suppliers owned by LGBT people or people with disabilities?

How 9 Companies Capitalize on Innovation: Resource Groups, Engagement & Talent Development

Diversity experts at Innovation Fest! reveal how leading organizations turned their diversity-management efforts into measurable, sustainable growth. Watch the videos.

In the Twin Cities, Diversity & Economic Growth Go Hand in Hand

Wells Fargo and Faegre Baker Daniels' significant investments in community outreach help drive the region's thriving job market and diversity.

Maintaining and Growing Diverse Suppliers (VIDEO)

Toyota's Adrienne Trimble talked to a DiversityInc roundtable about the company's supplier-diversity challenge: whether to add new minority-owned suppliers or grow procurement opportunities for the current ones during this economic downturn.