Diversity Makes us Better: Best Practices to Build a Culture of Diversity and Inclusion

Webinar - Diversity Makes us better

In honor of Global Diversity Awareness Month, we hosted a virtual panel discussion on the best practices to help business leaders, companies and organizations build more diverse and inclusive workplaces.

The Diversity Makes Us Better virtual panel was open and free to all individuals, professionals, and business leaders looking to build more inclusive work environments.

This virtual panel discussion was brought to you by Innovate Marketing Group.

Virtual event happened October 19, 2022, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM PDT


Diversity Makes us Better: Best Practices to Build a Culture of Diversity and Inclusion



Carolina Veira

Carolina Veira is an authentic leader, financial strategist, and Diversity and Inclusion champion, with a passion for the advancement and empowerment of BIPOC communities. She is an award-winning professional and entrepreneur with a successful trajectory in creating community initiatives and strategic partnerships.

She believes in the power of building community by working together in financially sustainable initiatives that positively impact humans and communities. At CareMax, Carolina leads the Sustainability and DE&I strategy, where she makes ESG and purpose part of the DNA of CareMax, its mission, and its team members.


Diversity Makes us better - Carolina Veira - virtual event


Kevin Iwamoto

Kevin Iwamoto is a multi-award winning, highly recognized and in demand speaker, industry influencer, author, educator, and subject matter expert consultant in business travel, GDPR, SMM, meetings/events marketplace and personal branding.

Kevin is passionate about strategic industry advancements and best practice development. Get his book, “Your Personal Brand: Your Power Tool to Build Career Integrity” now!


Diversity Makes us better - Kevin Iwamoto - virtual event



Farzana Nayani

Farzana Nayani is a recognized Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion specialist, coach, and international keynote speaker. She has worked with Fortune 500 corporations, public agencies, higher education institutions, school districts, and non-profit organizations as a consultant and trainer on diversity and inclusion, intercultural communication, supplier diversity, and employee engagement.

Farzana’s advisory work with Employee Resource Groups (ERGs), small business advocacy, and entrepreneurship has taken her to engagements across North America, from the White House to Silicon Valley. A frequently requested speaker on DEI, race, unconscious bias, leadership, culture, and identity, Farzana Nayani is committed to helping organizations and individuals lead more effectively and is passionate about cultivating belonging in the workplace and society overall.

Get her books Raising Multiracial Children: Tools for Nurturing Identity in a Racialized World and The Power of Employee Resource Groups: How People Create Authentic Change now!



Diversity Makes us better - Farzana Nayani - virtual event




Amanda Ma

Amanda Ma is the Founder and Chief Experience Officer of Innovate Marketing Group (IMG), an award-winning experience agency based in Los Angeles. Innovate Marketing Group is known for producing remarkable corporate events by providing fresh ideas, infrastructure, and logistics. A one-stop solution from concept to execution.

Amanda is an industry professional with 16 years of experience in event production, event launch, activations, experiential marketing, design, and execution. IMG prides itself on innovative designs, flawless execution, and an unparalleled client experience. Her company helps fuel brands to change lives for the better.

Diversity Makes us better - Amanda Ma - virtual event





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