Category: Podcast

Culture Moments Podcast: Around the World in 20 Years with Kimberly Williams of Stanley Black & Decker

Kimberly Williams

“Unless we can change some of the things that are happening around us, the problems will keep coming in. No matter how much strategy we build, no matter how much training we do, no matter how much we link something to compensation, what’s happening outside always happens inside.” – Kimberly Williams, Global Diversity & Inclusion… Read more »

Culture Moments Podcast: Around the World in 20 Years with Akberet Boykin-Farr of Emerson

“If you want to make progress, you just have to move!”  Today, we continue our Around the World in 20 Years journey with Akberet Boykin-Farr. Akberet is VP of Diversity and Social Responsibility at Emerson out of St. Louis, Missouri. She’s responsible for the executive leadership and management of the company’s diversity and inclusion initiatives,… Read more »

Culture Moments Podcast: Around the World in 20 Years with Lukeisha Paul of GroupM

Today, we continue our Around the World in 20 Years journey with Lukeisha Paul, the head of diversity, equity and inclusion for GroupM US. Before taking on her current role, Lukeisha had been with Mindshare, MAXUS and GroupM for 15 years overseeing print media for a vast array of accounts in pharma, retail, CPG, QSR, and finance. She also… Read more »

Culture Moments Podcast: Around the World in 20 Years with Mita Mallick of Carta

Today, we continue our Around the World in 20 Years journey with Mita Mallick. When we had this conversation at the tail end of 2020, Mita had just started her new role as the Head of Inclusion, Equity and Impact at Carta. A corporate change-maker with a track record of transforming businesses and cultures, Mita… Read more »

Culture Moments Podcast: Around the World in 20 Years with Kamillah Knight of Ferrero

  We continue our Around the World in 20 Years journey with Kamillah Knight, Director of Diversity & Inclusion at  Ferrero North America. Yes, Nutella, Kinder…that Ferrero! At Ferrero, Kamillah is responsible for advancing the company’s global efforts on diversity in North America and helping to shape its inclusion strategy across the region. Prior to… Read more »

Culture Moments Podcast: Around the World in 20 Years with Stephen Cornejo Garcia of Allstate

Today, we’re continuing our Around the World in 20 Years journey with Stephen Cornejo Garcia, Director of Inclusive Diversity and Organizational Effectiveness at Allstate. Stephen executes the enterprise strategy around diversity and inclusion and oversees the organizational effectiveness solutions designed to impact the people side of change and transformation.  LCW has worked with Stephen and… Read more »

Culture Moments Podcast: Around the World in the World in 20 Years with Carol Watson of BCW Global

Today, we’re continuing our Around the World in 20 Years journey with Carol Watson, the Chief Inclusion Officer at global communications agency BCW. We began working with Carol through our partnership with Diversity Best Practices and Working Mother Media, where she was at the time a Senior Director of Global Advisory and Consulting. There she… Read more »

Culture Moments Podcast: Around the World in 20 Years with Geetha Rajagopal, Phebus HR Advisory

In a fitting continuation from our last episode with Tyronne Stoudemire,  Episode 2 of the Around the World in 20 Years series on the Culture Moments Podcast features Geetha Rajagopal, another colleague and friend we worked with closely at Hewitt & Associates. When LCW began working with Hewitt on expanding their D&I and cultural competence… Read more »

Introducing the Culture Moments Podcast!

As we enter this new year, LCW is pleased to launch our newest project, the Culture Moments Podcast! We’re kicking it all off with our first season, Around the World in 20 Years: Global Lessons in DEI. Last year, LCW happened to wrap up 20 years in business during what can only be described as… Read more »

Culture Moments Podcast: Around the World in 20 Years with Tyronne Stoudemire, Hyatt Hotels Corporation

Season One of the Culture Moments Podcast begins with Tyronne Stoudemire,  Global Vice President of Diversity Equity & Inclusion for Hyatt Hotels Corporation.  Tyronne has worked with LCW in many capacities, dating back to his early DEI years at Hewitt Associates.  It was there that he learned the DEI ropes and helped Hewitt make big… Read more »