VIDEO: How to Build Advocacy for D&I

Toyota Financial Services President and CEO Mike Groff demonstrated how top leadership drives diversity initiatives as he inspired an audience of corporate leaders at DiversityInc's October event.


Mike Groff

President and CEO

Toyota Financial Services

Michael Groff is President and Chief Executive Officer of Toyota Financial Services (TFS), overseeing all operational and financial activities in the United States.

Groff joined Toyota in 1983, and has held a variety of positions in sales, marketing, customer service, strategy and commercial finance.

In addition to his TFS responsibilities, Groff is also a National Trustee for the Boys and Girls Club of America.

Groff received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Business Administration from California State University, Fullerton and earned a Master's degree in Business Administration from Chapman University in Orange, Calif.

Corporate Leaders Must Take a Stand

Charlottesville changes everything.

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Luke Visconti is the founder and CEO of DiversityInc. Although the title of his column is meant to be humorous, the issues he addresses and the answers he gives to questions are serious — and based on his 17 years of experience publishing DiversityInc. Click here to send your own question to Luke.

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Hilton Worldwide President & CEO: Resource Groups, Customer Service Keys to Our Success

Christopher J. Nassetta talks to DiversityInc CEO Luke Visconti about ramping up Hilton Worldwide's diversity-management program.

A transcript of the interview is below the video.

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Boy Scouts' President Says Gay Ban Not Sustainable; Girl Scouts Supporting Transgender Members

This week, the Girl Scouts of America and the Boy Scouts of America both announced positive steps towards LGBT equality in their respective organizations.

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The Girl Scouts of America and the Boy Scouts of America both made headlines this week as they stride toward embracing LGBT equality.

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VIDEO: A Conversation With Warner Baxter, CEO, Ameren

How did Ameren, the utility company that services Ferguson, Missouri, help residents cope with the turbulence around them? Ameren's CEO Warner L. Baxter talked with DiversityInc CEO Luke Visconti about community support and the value of diversity and inclusion to Ameren's future at DiversityInc's October event.

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