Diversity & Inclusion - Executive Update
- Hosted a group of Corporate CEOs for a private VIP lunch at Del Frisco's on March 3. In attendance was Albert Black, On Target Supplies & Logistics; Katrina Keyes, K Strategies; Gus Granger, 70KFT- Enterprise Technology Brand Strategy and Design Company; Craig Lewis, Visage Payroll; and Tyrus Sanders, Regions Bank
Corporate CEOs private VIP lunch. Left to right back row: Craig Lewis, Visage Payroll; Albert Black, On Target Supplies and Logistics; Gus Granger, 70KFT Agency. Left to right front row: Katrina Keyes, K Strategies; Tyrus Sanders, Regions Bank; Cheryl Richards, VisitDallas; Phillip J. Jones, VisitDallas
- The MegaFest Host Committee meeting was held on March 28 at our offices. There were 55 people in attendance to show their support to TD Jakes and the MegaFest team. A special thanks to Mayor Pro-Tem Monica R. Alonzo who led the meeting and thanks to Councilmembers Tiffinni Young and Casey Thomas, Board members, City, Corporate and Civic leaders for their participation.
- Attended the Texas Diversity Council Women's Leadership Symposium, Connect Diversity Marketplace, Dallas Sports Commission's Beyond the Baseline events for during the NCAA Women's Final Four and participated in other activities surrounding the event.
- Held a focus group meeting of minority and women-owned businesses to discuss their involvement with VisitDallas and the opportunities for small businesses within the hospitality industry.