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May 17, 2022

Hire Ground provides businesses with expertise and tools to grow and meet objectives through supplier inclusion. Starting a group centered on supplier diversity is often done out of compliance, but Hire Ground was founded on Chloe’s passion for serving the underserved. What were Hire Ground’s humble beginnings?...


May 10, 2022

Supplier inclusion has taken root in the US and Canada, with many significant players having some of the most robust supplier diversity programs. However, the rest of the world may not even know what supplier diversity is. Even if they do, they might have different criteria for what diversity entails. This is...


May 3, 2022

The economy is moving toward a more sustainable future, and with that comes the need for industries to be ESG compliant. To be ESG compliant, a company must invest in environmental and social issues rather than solely prioritizing profit. How should corporations handle ESG? What changes should they apply to attract...


Apr 26, 2022

Johnny Howze III is the Vice President of Supply Chain Management at Southern Company, an energy company that produces clean, safe, and affordable energy for its 9 million customers. Johnny’s responsibilities include overseeing operational functions and power delivery. He has over 20 years of experience in...


Apr 19, 2022

Denis George is the Manager of Kroger’s Energy & Legal team. He has over 30 years of experience working with the retail giant and has held positions involving energy management, procurement, and utility negotiations. He is also a public speaker, utilizing his experience to give talks about utility and energy.

Andrew...