CSR Awards: Diversity & Inclusion

April 24, 2018  
Museum of Jewish Heritage
Tuesday
9:00AM - 11:30AM
Celebrating Exceptional Individuals that Advance Diversity & Inclusion and Demonstrate Corporate Responsibility
Event Description

City & State’s annual Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Awards recognize outstanding New Yorkers, who, on behalf of their company or institution, have successfully promoted one or more of our 10 Core Principles of Corporate Social Responsibility.

Our Diversity & Inclusion breakfast awards ceremony on April 24th will celebrate 20 honorees and companies that have made outstanding efforts in workplace diversity and inclusion; supplier diversity and procurement; and recruitment and retention.

 

Congratulations to the 2018 CSR Diversity Honorees!

 

Meylin Andares, Director of Enrollment Management & Student Success, SUNY

Overall Excellence Engaging Underserved Students

 

Rumbi Bwerinofa-Petrozzello, Principal, Rock Forensics

Longstanding Commitment to Increasing Diversity in Accounting Profession

 

Regina Calcaterra, Partner, Wolf Haldenstein Adler Freeman & Herz LLP      

Champion of Civil Rights and Social Justice

 

Melissa Colon-Bosolet, Counsel, Sidley Austin LLP

Exceptional Efforts to Promote Diversity in Legal Profession

 

Paisley Demby, Business Services Director, Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses at LaGuardia Community College                

Exceptional Leadership in Educating Small Businesses

 

Joseph Drayton, Partner, Cooley

Exceptional Efforts to Promote Diversity in Legal Profession

 

Pamela Goldsmith, Member, Harris Beach PLLC    

Outstanding Leadership in Promoting Diversity & Inclusion

 

Carla Hunter-Ramsey, Director of Supplier Diversity, National Grid

Longstanding Commitment to Increasing Supplier Diversity

 

Martha Jackson, Assistant Commissioner Employment and Business Relations, Mayor’s Office for People with Disabilities

Leadership in Creating Opportunity for People with Disabilities

 

Alexis Krase, Owner & Creative Director, Plus BKLYN

Overall Excellence in Entrepreneurship

 

Nathalie Molina Niño, CEO, BRAVA Investments    

Exceptional Leadership in Educating Women Entrepreneurs

 

Samuel Padilla, President, Padilla Construction Services

Outstanding Efforts to Advance Opportunities for MWBEs

 

Natalie N. Robinson, Vice President, Strategic Sourcing & Supplier Diversity, CBS Corporation

Longstanding Commitment to Increasing Supplier Diversity

 

Achaibar (Dan) Sawh, Chief Operating Officer, AECOM         

Outstanding Leadership in Promoting Diversity & Inclusion

 

Elizabeth Velez, President, Velez Organization         

Overall Excellence in Promoting Diversity & Inclusion

 

Barbara E. Warren, Psy.D., Director, LGBT Programs & Policies, Office for Diversity and Inclusion, Mount Sinai Health System                 

Champion of LGBT Inclusion in Public Health

 

Lemar White, Program Manager - Anti-Bribery, Google LLC               

Outstanding Leadership in Advancing LGBTQ Issues

 

Mishka Woodley, Associate Attorney, Shenker Russo & Clark           

Overall Excellence in Promotion of Diversity

 

Liza Zaneri, CEO, Base One Technologies    

Outstanding Leadership in Diversity Recruitment

Agenda
9:00am

Registration & Breakfast

9:30am

Keynote Remarks by Jonnel Doris, Senior Advisor and Director of NYC Mayor's Office of Minority and Women Owned Businesses

9:50am

Thought Leadership Panel Discussion

  • Steven Choi, Executive Director, New York Immigration Coalition
  • Michael J. Garner, Chief Diversity Officer, Metropolitan Transportation Authority
  • Cecilia Loving, Chief Diversity Officer, FDNY
  • Jahmeliah Nathan, Chief Diversity Officer, Governor’s Office of Storm Recovery
10:30am

Honoree Acknowledgements by Holly Lynch, Civic Activist

11:30am

Event Concludes

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