Feb 04, 2010 The Diversity Forum is proud to announce that The Travelers Companies, Inc. has become a Founder-level sponsor – which is the premier category of sponsorship. A Fortune 100 company, Travelers is a leading provider of property casualty insurance committed to developing a diverse workforce.
“We are pleased to support The Diversity Forum,” said Rita Hill, Travelers Human Resources Director. “Travelers is committed to fostering diversity and inclusion within the company and the communities where we do business. We believe that by recognizing differences and encouraging the active participation of all employees, agents and customers in our business processes, we make better decisions, build more positive relationships, improve our opportunities and contribute to Travelers’ success.
The Diversity Forum’s next event will be held on Wednesday, March 31, 2010. Please stay informed of what is happening with the organization by signing up for the newsletter at www.TheDiversityForum.org.
Travelers is a leading provider of property casualty insurance for auto, home and business. A Fortune 100 company, Travelers has more than 30,000 employees and 2009 revenues of approximately $25 billion. Travelers stock is traded on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: TRV) and is a component of the Dow Jones Industrial Average. The company provides support for charitable organizations in the community through the Travelers Foundation and with corporate funding and in-kind services. The company’s community giving is focused on education, community development and the arts. Travelers employees are consistently active in community initiatives and perform thousands of hours in volunteer time each year. For more information, visit www.travelers.com.
About The Diversity Forum
The Diversity Forum is a Charlotte-based non-profit organization committed to connecting business leaders, educating the community, and finding tactical solutions on how diversity and inclusion can spur business innovation and create sustainable growth opportunities. The organization hosts networking/speaking events, workshops, and webinars on a number of topics. Founding sponsors of the organization are The Travelers Companies, Inc., Ogletree Deakins and Bankston Partners; additional sponsors include TIAA-CREF, Coca-Cola Bottling Co. Consolidated, Premier Healthcare Alliance, Lowe’s, Integra Staffing, York County Regional Chamber of Commerce, Eastonsweb Multimedia, The Employers Association, and Zirez Design. For more information, please visit www.TheDiversityForum.org.
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