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Dec 7, 2021

Anthony Hayes is the President and Founder of The Hayes Initiative, a public affairs firm that provides support and strategic counsel for communications, media outreach, community relations, and crisis management, among other focuses. He has over 15 years of experience in crisis and issue management, communications, and...


Nov 30, 2021

G'Sean Williams is the Senior Director and Head of Indirect Procurement at Floor & Decor, one of the country’s largest specialty retailers of hard surface flooring. They offer a broad range of in-stock selection of wood, stone, tile, and correlating tools as well as other flooring accessories. G'Sean is known as...


Nov 23, 2021

Vickie Irwin is the General Manager of Supplier Sustainability and Equity at Southern Company, one of the largest energy providers in the country. Southern Company owns various electric utilities, natural gas distribution utilities, fiber optics, and wireless communications across multiple states. As General Manager,...


Nov 16, 2021

It goes without saying that 2021 fared leagues better than 2020 did. Many companies will start engaging with their consumers to celebrate the world's grand reopening, especially now that we're near the end of the year. However, what does it mean when your business only engages with the market when all is said and...


Nov 9, 2021

It’s no question that having supplier diversity can elevate a company’s financial growth—especially if more companies actively pursue supplier diversity. In fact, CVS Health reported their supplier diversity program contributed an astounding $5.5 billion to the US economy in 2018. This shows supplier diversity...