The Power of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Speaker Series Featuring Kelly McDonald
The Power of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion (D,E&I) Speaker Series features four thought leaders and diversity professionals whose scholarship, leadership and advocacy enhance efforts to present diverse ideas, perspectives and viewpoints to inspire greater understanding and appreciation for inclusive excellence.
Kelly is considered one of the nation’s top experts in marketing, the customer experience and consumer trends and diversity in business. She is the founder of McDonald Marketing, which has twice been named one of the “Top Ad Agencies in the U.S.” by Advertising Age magazine and ranked as one of the fastest-growing independently-owned companies in the U.S. by Inc. Magazine. She has just released "It's Time to Talk about Race at Work." that provides specific do's and don'ts, the STARTING Method, and actionable steps any organization can take to "do better and be better.
Her client experience includes brands such as Toyota, Chubb, Kimberly-Clark, Nike, Harley-Davidson, Miller-Coors, and Sherwin-Williams.
Kelly was named one of the “10 Most Booked Speakers in the U.S.” and ranked #1 on the list of “25 Hot Speakers” by Successful Meetings Magazine.
She has been featured on CNBC, in Forbes, Bloomberg BusinessWeek, Fast Company, on CNNMoney.com and more.
She is the author of three bestselling books on marketing, the customer experience and leadership.