Thursday, December 18, 2014

DLL Storify of Black Enterprise Twitter Chat with Rev. Jesse Jackson and Lincoln Stephens on Wednesday 12/17/14

Last update: Thursday 12/18/14 @ 9:38 am
On Wednesday 12/17/13, Black Enterprise magazine invited two distinguished guests to participate on a panel via Twitter that addressed issues related to the Millennial Generation, diversity, and the current business environment. 

  • The Reverend Jesse Jackson, Sr., Rainbow PUSH Coalition, has been pressing Silicon Valley to diversify its employment for more than a decade. 
     
  • Lincoln Stephens is Executive Director/Co-Founder of the Marcus Graham Project. The project's mission is " to identify, expose, mentor and train ethnically diverse men and women in all aspects of the media industry, including advertising, entertainment and marketing."
The discussion was moderated by Janell Hazelwood (Associate Managing Editor, Digital Black Enterprise). Listeners were invited to join in the discussion. The DLL used Storify to organize tweets that used hashtag = #GenDiversity  ... Storyfies of other #DiversityInTech events are listed in the DLL's Archives

If the Storify is not visible, please click the "Read more" link below this line.