Tag: International Women’s Day

Marriott Celebrates International Women's Day With Multiple Initiatives Around the World

As Marriott International (No. 8 on the DiversityInc Top 50 Companies) list prepares to celebrate International Women’s Day, Marriott’s Executive Vice President and Global Chief Commercial Officer, Stephanie Linnartz, was named to the inaugural Great Place to Work for All Leadership Awards list. The award recognizes leaders responsible for business…

Schools Close for 'A Day Without a Woman'

Prince George’s County Public Schools in Maryland announced Tuesday night that schools would be closed on Wednesday. Approximately 1,700 teachers, and 30 percent of the transportation staff, requested leave to observe “A Day Without a Woman” a strike created to coincide with International Women’s Day. Women’s March organizers have encouraged…

Red is the Color of Solidarity for 'A Day Without a Woman'

Women’s March organizers announced on Thursday the call to action for “A Day Without a Woman,” a strike planned for March 8 International Women’s Day. Organizers are encouraging women to take the day off from paid and unpaid labor, and for supporters of the movement to only spend money at…