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2019 Diversity in Business Awards Reception

This event is free and open to the public but requires registration.


Thursday, August 8, 2019

5:30pm - 7:30pm


The Grand Event Yard at Grandview Yard

820 Goodale Boulevard

Grandview Heights, OH 43212


Columbus Business First


Join us as we honor the remarkable work of inclusive organizations and individuals in Central Ohio.

2019 Diversity in Business Honorees

Lifetime Achievement

  • Cathy Mock, Director, Supplier Diversity, Cardinal Health

Outstanding Diversity Champions Individuals

  • Theresa Harris, President & CEO, TMH Solutions

  • Trenton Manning, Associate Vice President of Human Resources/Talent Acquisition, Nationwide Insurance

  • Charles Morrison III, President, MCR Medical Supply, Inc.

  • Ralph Smithers Jr., Assistant Vice President, Diversity & Community Relations, Encova Insurance Group

  • Qiana Williams, Chief Diversity & Inclusion Officer/Vice President, Culture, Engagement & Inclusion, OhioHealth

Outstanding Diversity Champion Organizations

  • Accenture

  • Columbus Zoo and Aquarium

  • Illuminology

Outstanding Diversity Organizations - Micro

  • African American Leadership Academy

  • Harmony Project

  • Women for Economic and Leadership Development

Outstanding Diversity Organizations - Small

  • Jewish Family Services

  • Pursuit

Outstanding Diversity Organizations - Medium

  • Community Properties of Ohio

  • LifeCare Alliance

Outstanding Diversity Organizations - Large

  • City of Columbus Citywide Training & Development

  • OCLC

Diversity in Business Awards Reception

Thursday, August 8 - 5:30 to 7:30pm

The Grand Event Center

Registration & Event Details: Contact Melissa Price at 614-220-5436.

Sponsorship Opportunities: Contact Steve Hewitt at 614-220-5440.