WEConnect International was honored with the Best Diversity Partner Award at the WBENC Summit & Salute celebration Thursday evening, in New Orleans, Louisiana. Every year, WBENC’s Summit engages participants in a two day program filled with a focus on the future of various industries, business networking, and development opportunities. The Salute follows the Summit and is a festive evening that highlights America’s Top Corporations for Women Business Enterprises. This year all ten platinum corporate awardees are WEConnect International member corporations:
Wells Fargo Announces $100,000 Scholarship Fund for Diverse Business Owners to Attend Tuck School of Business Minority Business Programs
The following press release was originally posted by the Tuck School of Business Minority Business Programs.
(Hanover, New Hampshire - March 1, 2017) Wells Fargo today announced the Wells Fargo Scholarship Fund for Diverse Businesses in collaboration with the Tuck School of Business. With $100,000 to fund 24 scholarships for the Tuck School of Business Minority Business Programs, certified minority, women, veteran, LGBT and disabled owned business entrepreneurs will be able to attend Tuck.
In a press release issued today, corporate member Wyndham Worldwide announced that the company has been recognized as a 2017 World's Most Ethical Company by Ethisphere for the third consecutive year and fifth time overall.
"Rooted in its Count On Me! service philosophy, integrity and accountability are embedded in the Company's culture. Maintaining a strong focus on ethical practices is part of its robust corporate social responsibility commitment. Some of the Company's activities and accomplishments include: creating a diverse and inclusive place to work and do business, being recognized among the DiversityInc Top 50 Companies for Diversity four years in a row, and also among the Top 10 for supplier diversity."