In recognition of its 40-year milestone, the Black Retail Action Group Inc. is launching Friday an annual roundtable where brand leaders in retail will share their vision for diversity and inclusion initiatives, best practices and developments that drive innovation, employee engagement and more.
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Moderated by Michael C. Hyter, president and managing partner of Global Novations, a diversity and inclusion thought leader, the panel on Friday will feature Celia Clancy, president, A.J. Wright; Richard Dent 3rd, senior vice president and chief operating officer and co-leader of Victoria’s Secret Pink; Ron Onorato, president, Stop & Shop New York metro division; Mike Vitelli, president, Americas, Best Buy and enterprise executive vice president, and Robert Wallstrom, president, Saks Off 5th outlet stores.
The roundtable will be held at the Katie Murphy Amphitheatre at the Fashion Institute of Technology in Manhattan, beginning at 7:30 a.m. for registration and breakfast, with the roundtable commencing at 8:30.