CEOCompany: D&I Creative Solutions
Role: Session Presenter Sessions: Diversity Recruitment Bootcamp (SEM-B) | Creating and Leveraging Networked Communities to Build Your Diversity and Inclusion Strategy (Spotlight 11)
Neddy Perez is an internationally known human capital and diversity practitioner with more than 20 years of corporate experience working with Fortune 50 and Fortune 500 companies like UPS, Shell, Sodexo, KPMG, National Grid, and Ingersoll Rand. She has developed and implemented change management initiatives designed to remove organizational and cultural barriers to spur talent and business growth.
In 2016, she launched D&I Creative Solutions, LLC (www.dicreativesolutions.com), a consulting company to support small to medium sized corporations interested in building or revitalizing their diversity and talent management efforts. Her work has been recognized by numerous organizations like Association for Training Development, National Association of Manufacturers, Center for Creative Leadership, International Association of Business Communicators, Mercer Consulting, Conference Board, and the Society of Human Resources Management.
Neddy is a speaker at a numerous national and international conferences on talent management, diversity, global leadership, and STEM. In her spare time, she serves on the board of several national and international nonprofit organizations focused on economic development, education, human resources, and human rights. Her primary passion is in removing organizational and educational barriers that prevent equity in the workplace and in educational systems.
Named as one of the most influential global diversity officers by Global Diversity Magazine, and a “Woman Worth Watching” by Profiles in Diversity Journal, she has been recognized by dozens of publications and organizations including DiversityInc, the National Association of Manufacturers, United Way, Ascend, the U.S. Hispanic Chamber, etc.