Skip to main content

News

A Message from Jill Houghton USBLN Executive Director

Keith Wiedenkeller Joins the USBLN as Chief Strategy Officer of the Disability Equality Index (DEI) We are so pleased to announce that Keith Wiedenkeller, formerly Chief People Officer for AMC Theatres, currently serves in a strategy and consulting role on behalf of the USBLN in its work developing and promoting the ground-breaking Disability Equality IndexSM … Continue ReadingA Message from Jill Houghton USBLN Executive Director

The 2015 DiversityInc Top 10 Companies for People with Disabilities are All USBLN Members

WASHINGTON, DC (April 28, 2015) – The USBLN is delighted to announce that all the DiversityInc Top 10 Companies for People with Disabilities are USBLN member companies. Number One on the list is EY. EY, along with Number Three Procter & Gamble and Number Seven AT&T are represented on the USBLN Board of Directors. Four … Continue ReadingThe 2015 DiversityInc Top 10 Companies for People with Disabilities are All USBLN Members

Business Lessons from Emerald City Comicon

By: Cheri Baker – President – Emergence Consulting My husband pointed through the crows towards a small seating area at the rear of the Washington State Convention Center. Along the back wall there was a long stage. On the stage were two people dressed as My Little Ponies. The song “Happy” began blasting out of nearby speakers and the … Continue ReadingBusiness Lessons from Emerald City Comicon

2014 Governor’s Employer Awards

  Some of the Washington State Business Leadership Network board members recently attended a meeting with Governor Inslee at the State Capitol building. Governor Inslee congratulated the winners of the 2014 Governor’s Employer Awards. In attendance from the WSBLN are second from the left, Laura Harlos (Alaska Airlines); fifth from the left Kari Hingst (Microsoft); … Continue Reading2014 Governor’s Employer Awards