Morgan Stanley sports and entertainment exec Sandra L. Richards shares mission

Sandra L. Richards continues to promote cultural diversity and demonstrate her commitment to education and wealth building as the new global head of the sports and entertainment group at Morgan Stanley. Since her arrival at the wealth management company in 2007, Richards has been committed to ensuring that the firm’s legion of financial advisors uses their […]

Gabrielle Joffie on her rise from intern to brand manager at Indique Hair

Gabrielle Joffie knows hair. More specifically hair extensions. That’s her job as brand manager for Indique Virgin Hair Extensions. Headquartered in India, the company has retail stores across the United States, distributors in the U.S., Europe, Asia, Africa and Central America and a celebrity clientele that includes Gabrielle Union, Rihanna, Ciara, Zendaya and others. “Hair extensions […]

Howard alum Lori George Billingsley brings new vision of diversity to Coca-Cola

Lori George Billingsley has been named the new chief diversity and inclusion officer at The Coca-Cola Company. Her appointment took effect Monday, Oct. 1. A Howard University graduate and dynamic corporate executive, Billingsley will bring exceptional skills, experience and passion to her new role as she leads the company’s Global Diversity and Inclusion Center of Excellence, including the […]

Gabrielle Simpson explains why Black women need to be in leadership roles

Gabrielle N. Simpson is a communication, branding and media expert. She has worked at many of the biggest media giants in the world, including Comcast-NBCUniversal, CBS Corporation and ABC. It was during these years that Simpson was often celebrated as a champion for diversity and inclusion. She is currently serving as the vice president and […]