As an economic development organization focused on the region’s talent needs, Vibrant Pittsburgh works with Member organizations to organize diverse talent attraction strategies through coordinated and collaborative activities with our region’s employers, colleges and universities. These activities are designed to increase the flow of diverse talent pursuing and securing job opportunities in the Pittsburgh region. Strategies have included Pittsburgh themed events at National Conventions and Career Expos across the country, exhibits at cultural festivals, virtual diversity career fairs, partnerships and collaborations with the Pittsburgh region’s diverse professional, civic and student organizations and much more. To learn more contact Patricia Bucek, National Director of Marketing and Talent Attraction.
The Vibrant Pittsburgh Regional Economic Inclusion Summit is designed for Leaders, Employee Resource Groups and Affinity Groups from across the region.
The Connection Accelerator program helps diverse talent thrive in the Pittsburgh region through mentorships, grant funding, leadership opportunities, and a variety of social and networking events.
PGHNewcomerConnect engages newcomers early to introduce and connect them to others in the region while participating in a variety of social, mentoring, and networking activities.
We are looking forward to having you join us for the upcoming 2019 Regional Economic Inclusion Summit!
Employee/Business Resource Group (ERG/BRG) Awards at Regional Economic Inclusion Summit on Monday, September 25, 2019.
Vibrant Voices provides a forum for enriching conversations with people who are making a difference in the areas of diversity, inclusion, and equity in the Pittsburgh region and beyond.
Benchmarking and best practices resources to get your organization started.
Current workforce diversity and inclusion data for our region.
Resources to promote continuous learning.
A mentorship program connecting diverse college students to area business professionals who serve as mentors. The goal of this initiative is to connect students with the business and social community, thereby decreasing the rate of outward migration following graduation.
A convening of the leaders and sponsors of our member's Employee Business Resource Groups (EBRGs). While many of the educational opportunities we host are open to the public, Council participation is limited to member organizations only.
Vibrant Pittsburgh's Next Generation Council engages "next generation leaders" to provide leadership in retaining diverse professionals in the region.
Mini Grants support diverse communities in the Pittsburgh region through funding for a variety of projects, events and collaborations.
Connect to a variety of regional amenities and resources for newcomers.