It’s old news that women and people of color are grossly under-represented in the higher levels of corporate America today. There is progress occurring. White women are making progress but women of color seem to be creeping along. Ever. So. Slowly.
Black Enterprise recently released an exclusive report on African American representation on the corporate boards of 250 of America’s largest publicly traded companies. Identified were 177 African American directors at S&P 500 companies, including Starbucks, Walmart, ExxonMobil and Ralph Lauren, to name a few.
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