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Thompson to Hold Diversity Roundtable

Friday, June 20, 2008

(WASHINGTON) On Wednesday, June 25th, Rep. Bennie G. Thompson (D-MS), Chairman of the Committee on Homeland Security, will hold a Diversity Best Practices Roundtable. The roundtable will bring together acknowledged diversity leaders from several business sectors, including private for-profit businesses, non-profit organizations, and governmental entities, to discuss their challenges and experiences in achieving model diversity initiatives. The lessons that these entities have already learned may yield important information that can be used to increase workforce diversity in the Federal sector.

Diversity Best Practices Roundtable

10am 12pm, Wednesday, June 25, 2008

311 Cannon House Office Building

Chairman Bennie G. Thompson
House Committee on Homeland Security

George Curry, Syndicated Columnist

Representatives from GAO, AARP, Verizon Communications, Novartis Pharmaceutical Company, Accenture, General Motors, National Education Association

Click icon for a recorded video feed of the roundtable

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FOR MORE INFORMATION: Please contact Dena Graziano or Adam Comis at (202) 225-9978

Rep. Bennie G. Thompson (D-MS)

Rep. Bennie G. Thompson

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