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2017 Excellence in Diversity Award Presented

    November 16, 2017

    John Brown, SVP of HR for Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana, accepted the 2017 Excellence in Diversity award from GBR SHRM at the Annual GBR SHRM / ATD Joint Chapter Meeting on Thursday, November 16, 2017 at Boudreaux's. Roderic Teamer, Director of Diversity Programs and Business Development, was unable to attend but expressed his great appreciation for this recognition. Mr. Teamer and Mr. Brown shared that Blue Cross continues to be committed to diversity, to the Human Resources profession, and to the Baton Rouge community. Blue Cross has invested much time and energy into creating a culture that embraces and respects diversity and inclusion. They have a three year strategic plan focused on corporate diversity initiatives. They reach beyond just race and sex to include a variety of programs in an effort to create more cultural awareness opportunities for their employees.

    Pictured below:  John Brown, SVP of HR for Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana and Libby Hotard, GBR SHRM Diversity Director

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