Gina Shishima – Norton Rose Fulbright
Gina Shishima U.S. CHIEF DIVERSITY OFFICER & CHAIR OF U.S. DIVERSITY AND INCLUSION COMMITTEE NORTON ROSE FULBRIGHT Headquarters: Houston, TX Business: Law firm CEO: Linda Addison Employees: 1,508 Website: www.nortonrosefulbright.com/en-us QUEST FOR DIVERSITY EXCELLENCE IN LEGAL SECTOR With diversity and inclusion as an integral component of its continuing quest... Read more
Michele Meyer-Shipp – Prudential Financial
Michele Meyer-Shipp VICE PRESIDENT AND CHIEF DIVERSITY OFFICER PRUDENTIAL FINANCIAL PRUDENTIAL FINANCIAL INC. Headquarters: Newark, NJ Business: Life insurance, retirement and investments CEO: John Strangfeld Employees: 48,331 Website: www.prudential.com FINANCIAL SERVICES LEADER CONNECTING PEOPLE, MARKET & COMMUNITY As one of the world’s largest financial services institutions, Prudential Financial’s long-standing... Read more
Ellen Lambert – PSEG
Ellen Lambert CHIEF DIVERSITY OFFICER, PSEG PUBLIC SERVICE ENTERPRISE GROUP (PSEG) Headquarters: Newark, New Jersey Business: Energy CEO: Ralph Izzo Employees: 12,700 Website: www.pseg.com ENERGY LEADER UTILIZING D&I VALUES AS COMPETITIVE ADVANTAGE As a leader in the energy industry, Public Service Enterprise Group (PSEG) understands the competitive advantage of... Read more
Deborah Broyles – Reed Smith
Deborah Broyles DIRECTOR OF GLOBAL DIVERSITY & INCLUSION, REED SMITH LLP REED SMITH Headquarters: Pittsburgh, PA Business: Law Firm CEO: Alexander Y. Thomas Employees: 3,500+ Website: www.reedsmith.com REED SMITH’S STEADFAST GLOBAL DIVERSITY AND INCLUSION COMMITMENT As one of the largest law firms in the world, Reed Smith LLP recognizes... Read more
Tracy Richelle High – Sullivan & Cromwell LLP
Tracy Richelle High CO-CHAIR DIVERSITY COMMITTEE AND WOMEN’S INITIATIVE COMMITTEE AND DEPUTY MANAGING PARTNER IN THE LITIGATION GROUP, SULLIVAN & CROMWELL LLP SULLIVAN & CROMWELL LLP Headquarters: New York, NY Business: Law Firm CEO: H. Rodgin Cohen Employees: 848 Website: www.sullcrom.com DIVERSITY AND INCLUSION INITIATIVES PROVIDING CLIENTS WITH HIGHER... Read more
Paul Richardson – The Walt Disney Company
Paul Richards CHIEF DIVERSITY OFFICER THE WALT DISNEY COMPANY SVP HUMAN RESOURCES, ESPN THE WALT DISNEY COMPANY Headquarters: Burbank, CA Business: Entertainment CEO: Robert, A. Iger Employees: 185,000 Website: www.thewaltdisneycompany.com INTEGRATED D&I INITIATIVES AT CORE OF DISNEY’S SUCCESS With a diversity strategy centered on thinking and acting with a... Read more
Alan Nevel – ThermoFisher Scientific
Alan Nevel THERMO FISHER SCIENTIFIC, VICE PRESIDENT, GLOBAL DIVERSITY AND INCLUSION THERMO FISHER SCIENTIFIC Headquarters: Waltham, Massachusetts Business: Scientific R&D CEO: Marc Casper Employees: 50,000 Website: www.thermofisher.com HARNESSING THE POWER OF INCLUSION By taking a broad approach to diversity, Thermo Fisher Scientific, the world leader in serving science, is... Read more
Steve Pemberton – Walgreens
Steve Pemberton VICE PRESIDENT DIVERSITY & INCLUSION GLOBAL CHIEF DIVERSITY OFFICER WALGREENS BOOTS ALLIANCE WALGREENS Headquarters: Deerfield, Illinois Business: Retail CEO: Alex Gourlay Employees: 240,000+ Website: www.walgreens.com WALGREENS GLOBAL FRAMEWORK UNLEASHING D&I INTO MAINSTREAM BUSINESS Walgreens longstanding and proactive commitment to diversity and inclusion is integrated into the mainstream... Read more
Susan deRyk  – William Osler Health System
Susan deRyk Joint Vice President of Patient Experience, Communications & Strategy WILLIAM OSLER HEALTH SYSTEM Headquarters: Brampton/Etobicoke – Ontario, Canada Business: Healthcare CEO: Matthew Anderson Employees: 5,084 Website: www.williamoslerhs.ca CANADIAN HEALTH SYSTEM REDUCING HEALTH INEQUITIES WITH D&I Canadian healthcare leader William Osler Health System is transforming its diversity program... Read more
2015 Diversity Leader WilsonHCG Headquarters: Tampa, Florida CEO: John Wilson Employees: 350 Recent Recognition Includes: Glassdoor’s Best Places to Work Employees’ Choice Awards, 2015 In-house Recruitment Award for Best Candidate Experience, 2014 Tampa Bay Times, Top Workplaces, 2014 HRO Today’s RPO Baker’s Dozen, 2013 and 2014 To be successful, no... Read more