Diversity & Inclusion - Executive Update
December 2016

  • Welcome new Board Diversity and Inclusion Committee Chairman, Wanda Granier, President & CEO of Bridgework Partners (pictured, left).
Wanda Granier
  • Continue to prepare for the 2017 Legislation Session – Bathroom Bill and the potential impact of discriminatory legislation on Dallas tourism, meetings and conventions. Spoke to several local legislators at a forum hosted by Representative Helen Giddings.  
  • Met with the meeting planner of The Women's Business Enterprise National Council to discuss possibility of bringing the national conference to Dallas.
  • Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer and Business Research Analyst attended the LGBT Tourism and Hospitality Conference.
  • Hosted Downtown Dallas Board Meeting with VisitDallas President & CEO Phillip J. Jones as Keynote speaker, providing Industry update. 


Phillip J. Jones delivering keynote address at the Downtown Dallas Board Meeting

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