Jul 09, 2010 The Diversity Forum’s upcoming event on Wednesday, July 14, 2010 titled “Diversity and Inclusion Practices to Sustain Employee Engagement”, has been approved by the HR Certification Institute for 2.50 general credits. The non-profit organization continues to serve as a resource for HR professionals, senior executives, business owners, and diversity/inclusion practitioners to learn valuable information regarding diversity and inclusion which can be implemented into both the workplace and general community.
“All of our events have been awarded continuing education credits – and that is something we are extremely proud of.” said Michelle Fish, Founder. “Having the support of the HR industry means a great deal to us – and we look forward to continuing to host educational events that offer practical, relevant information which can be directly applied to the businesses in Charlotte and surrounding areas.”
Joe Machicote, Vice President of Talent Management & HR Services at Lance, Inc. and Chairman of The Diversity Forum’s Board of Advisors, will deliver the keynote presentation; followed by a panel discussion featuring some of Charlotte’s leading diversity/inclusion experts:
- Nicholas Beamon, Principal at Whitehead Associates, Inc. (Moderator)
- Eric Watson, VP, Diversity and Inclusion at Food Lion, LLC
- Nicole Dean, VP, Corporate HR & Chief Diversity Officer at Belk, Inc.
- Beverly Grant-Turner, Business & Community Leader
The event will be held at the Hilton Charlotte Executive Park at 5624 West Park Drive, Charlotte, NC 28217. Networking begins at 7:30 am and the cost to attend is $25 per person, which includes breakfast. Register online at www.TheDiversityForum.com or pay at the door (cash, check, or credit card).