The ELC in the Media

Here is a selection of recent interviews and articles highlighting The ELC’s response to the murder of George Floyd and the systemic racism that continues to plague our community.

SiriusXM Interview:


  • CNN: What CEOs and managers should be doing for black employees
  • CNN: How to smash the ‘concrete ceiling’ at work
  • FortuneProviding bereavement leave is one way companies can support black employees right now
  • ABC News: Corporate America weighs in on protests, racism as companies struggle with diverse staffing
  • Fair Play Talks: CEOs Promise to Reinforce DE&I Efforts to Stamp Out Inequality
  • NewsWeek: The 20 Largest Public U.S. Companies Without a Black Person On Their Board
  • Meat + Poultry: Tyson CEO details current, future inclusion and diversity efforts
  • Dispatch Argus: Deere pledges $1 million to NAACP Empowerment Programs
  • Atlanta Business Chronicle: UPS pledges millions to support justice and reform to advance equality
  • CNBC Video: Crystal E. Ashby discusses the importance of strengthening the pipeline of Black talent to the C-suite and on corporate boards
  • Fortune: There is no shortage of black talent in corporate America
  • Bloomberg interview with Kevin Warren, ELC Member and Chief Marketing Officer for UPS on diversity in the workplace
  • The Wall Street Journal: Black Executives Are Sharing Their Experiences of Racism, Many for the First Time

Black CEOs Speak Out: Hear From Four of the F500 on the Blatant Acts of Racism Plaguing Our Community

Resources Examining Race And Diversity In The Workplace