Frito-Lay's Tom Greco to open NEW CPG Retail Diversity Forum
Friday, November 18, 2011
Greco, president of Frito-Lay North America, is scheduled to open the Network
of Executive Women CPG Retail Diversity Forum 2012, which will be held March
6-8, 2012, in Dallas. The NEW Diversity Forum, formerly the Multicultural
Workforce Conference, is the cpg/retail industry’s leading diversity and
the leader of PepsiCo’s $13 billion snack unit and a member of the NEW
Diversity Hall of Fame, will offer his insights on diversity and the role it
plays in PepsiCo’s talent and marketing strategies.
CPG Retail Diversity Forum will offer 16 hours of programming, eight hours of
networking opportunities, three expert speakers and three two-hour Super
are proud to offer our members a program featuring some of the cpg/retail
industry’s top diversity drivers and an educational program that focuses on the
three pillars of diversity success: managing diverse work teams, marketing to
multicultural consumers and leveraging supplier diversity,” said NEW President
and CEO Joan Toth.
speaker Anthony Carter, global chief diversity officer for Johnson &
Johnson, will reveal how the consumer goods giant has leveraged diversity and
inclusion to transform its global business practices and build high performing
teams to achieve breakthrough results.
Clement Holmes, senior vice president, chief diversity officer, global business
services for Procter & Gamble, will speak about ways P&G has integrated
diversity and inclusion to gain a global competitive advantage. In a special
briefing, Cheryl Pearson-McNeil, senior vice president, public affairs for The
Nielsen Company, will give Diversity Forum attendees a quick tour of today’s
changing consumer landscape. Later, ID Media Chairman and CEO Lynn Fantom will
address ways to use social media to connect to underserved multicultural
Diversity Forum Super Sessions will focus on D&I concerns in
the workplace and marketplace. Topics will include retaining diverse talent,
building bridges to diverse consumers and integrating supplier diversity
throughout the organization.
members who register now will
receive $200 off the registration fee. A limited number of rooms have been
reserved at a NEW member discount at the Westin Park Dallas,
which will host the CPG Retail Diversity Forum 2012.
CPG Retail Diversity Forum 2012 planner