Mayor Faulconer Opens National Hispanic Summit

Summit Takes Aim at Diversity, Expanding Role of Hispanics in Corporate America

Thursday, October 15, 2015 - NEWS RELEASE

San Diego, CA –  Before representatives of some of the world’s largest employers including Coca-Cola, Jet Blue, Walmart, Boeing, Wells Fargo, StateFarm Insurance and many others, Mayor Kevin L. Faulconer addressed the Washington, D.C.-based National Hispanic Corporate Council (NHCC), which aims to expand diversity and inclusion in the workplace, at its 2015 Fall Summit in San Diego.

In line with the Mayor’s One San Diego efforts to create an inclusive government, the 2015 NHCC Fall Summit is centered on the theme of “Corporate Diversity & Inclusion: The Future is Now.” The program will focus on two specific professional development tracks: “Diversity & Inclusion” and “Supplier Diversity.” Each track will provide summit participants with valuable insights from nationally recognized Fortune 1000 subject matter expert on industry-wide best practices as it relates to the Hispanic market.

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