NEW honors Forum designer Trudy Bourgeois
Wednesday, July 27, 2016
Posted by: Rufino Cabang
Industry leaders honor Forum conference designer Trudy Bourgeois for her service to NEW and work on behalf of diverse, inclusive workplaces.
RANCHO PALOS VERDES, CALIFORNIA -- Nearly three hundred
industry leaders gave a standing ovation to Trudy Bourgeois at the NEW
Executive Leaders Forum, July 27, 2016, honoring her for 10 years of service
designing the senior-leadership event.
"We are here today because of the efforts of one woman of vision," said NEW Board Chair Karen Stuckey of Wal-Mart Stores Inc. "This
remarkable woman designed our very first Forum back in 2007 and she has
designed and programmed every Forum since – giving us 10 years of exciting
content, speakers and inspiration."
Bourgeois, founder and CEO of the Center for Workforce
Excellence, also served as program designer for the NEW Multicultural
Workforce Conference from 2009-2011 and the NEW CPG Retail Diversity
Forum in 2012 and served on NEW's Board.
Watch tribute video