Diversity Talks & Hiring Event

The Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion virtual career event connects Arizona job seekers with corporate equality award-winning companies.


October 12th

9:00 - 11:30am
Free Virtual Event

Diversity Talks & Hiring Event

BestCompaniesAZ and Career Connectors are hosting a virtual event that will feature four DEI panelist experts and prominent DEI companies recently recognized nationally for their diverse and inclusive cultures.  Many of these hiring companies have won recent workplace awards such as Diversity Inc Top 50 Companies for Diversity, Top Companies to Work for in Arizona, FORTUNE 100 Best Companies to Work For® in America, Best Places to Work for Disability Inclusion, and more.

The event will kick off with a panel session facilitated by Robin Reed, Arizona Black Chamber president, followed by networking with these award-winning companies to discuss their diverse and inclusive cultures along with hiring opportunities. 

Hosted By

Diversity Talks Panel Speakers

Protect Life

Yemi Akisanya

Vice President
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Desmond Jackson Workiva

Desmond L. Jackson

DEIB Business Partner
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Henri Dawes

DEI & Learning and Development
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Braeden Mayrisch

VP, Stakeholder Equity and Impact Social Impact and Inclusion
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Robin S. Reed

Robin Reed

Panel Facilitator
The Black Chamber of Arizona

Meet these featured hiring companies

This free event for job seekers and career professionals will feature 15 award-winning employers who are revolutionizing workplace diversity, equity and inclusion initiatives within their company. Grow your network and learn best practices or find your dream job today with one of these best companies. 

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