Last year, AsianHospitality.com reported that Black hospitality professionals were negatively impacted by COVID in high numbers. So, in addition to racism, micro-aggressions and other workplace challenges, we have had to re-set ourselves in the industry overall. Join this panel of global hospitality leaders to discuss the status of Blacks/African-Americans in the meeting industry. Learn what can be done to improve the low percentages of Black professionals who are gaining top-level positions. Learn how racism has impacted the panelists and how they have moved beyond the written diversity/DEI policies that are posted by many companies but not implemented.
Navigate racism and micro-aggressions and find mentors and allies in your career.
Find community and that you are not alone. Even those in top executive positions experience the same things, yet have found success.
Learn the ways that the MPI Black Meeting Professionals Community can help you grow your career.