Tag: Jim Turley

Boy Scouts to End Gay Ban for Members, Not Leaders

By Barbara Frankel Under pressure from corporate donors, the public and President Obama, the Boy Scouts of America today announced an end to its ban on gay members. But the policy would still not allow gay or lesbian scout leaders. The Boy Scouts’ board, which includes the CEOs of AT&T…

Ernst & Young Global Chairman And CEO James S. Turley Receives Crystal Leadership Award From Women's Business Enterprise National Council

Ernst & Young Global Chairman And CEO James S. Turley Receives Crystal Leadership Award From Women’s Business Enterprise National Council WASHINGTON, March 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ –The Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC) bestowed the prestigious Crystal Leadership Award to James S. Turley , Global Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of…

Obama Joins Corporate Outcry Against Boy Scouts' Gay Ban

Should the Boy Scouts lift its gay ban Yes, said President Obama during an interview with CBS News’ Scott Pelley. “My attitude is that gays and lesbians should have access and opportunity the same way everybody else does, in every institution and walk of life,” Obama said, noting that the…

Merck Condemns Boy Scout Gay Ban, Halts Funding

Merck & Co. has ended all of its funding to the Boy Scouts of America (BSA) because of the organization’s refusal to allow gay and lesbian scouts and leaders. The decision was praised by gay-rights organizations, including GLAAD and Scouts for Equality, which have avidly petitioned corporations to take a…

How to Get 150 Top-Performing Black and Latino Candidates Now

Ernst & Young takes its talent seriously. That’s why the professional-services firm isn’t leaving the quality of its future workforce to chance. Its leaders are taking the initiative by engaging traditionally underrepresented students before they graduate from college as well as helping administrators and faculty members address existing diversity gaps…