Tag: Finance

Mary Mack to Lead Wells Fargo's Consumer Lending, Community Banking Organizations

Wells Fargo & Company(No. 9 on the DiversityInc Top 50 Companies list) announced today that effective immediately it has appointed Mary Mack to head the company’s Consumer Lending business, in addition to Community Banking, expanding the senior executive vice president’s responsibilities. Mack’s new role includes the Community Banking organization, which…

Sexual Harassment Allegations Rock Fidelity Investments

Claims of sexual harassment have allegedly resulted in two executives exiting financial services company Fidelity Investments, according to the Wall Street Journal. As a result, the company is enlisting the help of a consulting firm to conduct a review of its employee behavior history. The accusations come as Hollywood deals…

House Votes to Oust Term 'Oriental' from Federal Law

By Sheryl Estrada Rep. Grace Meng represents the Sixth Congressional District of New York encompassing the borough of Queens. She is the first Asian American member of Congress from New York State. Photo credit: ClotureClub.com The U.S. House of Representatives unanimously passed legislation this month removing all references to “Orientals”…

NYC Comptroller Scott Stringer: 'Diversity Means Greater Returns'

By Sheryl Estrada and Michael Nam Scott M. Stringer New York City Comptroller Scott M. Stringer began his position in January 2014 and has since created multiple diversity initiatives, including investing in Minority and Women Owned Business Enterprises (M/WBEs) and a Board Accountability Project, both spearheaded by the city’s first-ever…