Vibrant Pittsburgh is now accepting nominations for its inaugural presentation of the Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Innovation award. The award will recognize an individual leading innovative and impactful diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) work in southwestern Pennsylvania, aiding in making our region more diverse, equitable, and inclusive.
“We are seeking to amplify the celebration of innovation in DEI work throughout our region,” said Sabrina Saunders Mosby, President and CEO for Vibrant Pittsburgh. “With this award we are intentionally spotlighting those responsible for a concept or method that is novel and unique in DEI – introducing the region to something that is new, transformative, or a breakthrough.”
Nominees must reside in the greater Pittsburgh region (Allegheny, Beaver, Butler, Fayette, Indiana, Jefferson, Lawrence, Washington, Westmoreland counties), but is not exclusive to sector, industry, or type of DEI initiative. Their DEI work must have tangible impact represented by major, lasting effect on the southwestern Pennsylvania region.
Nominations will be accepted now through March 27 and can be submitted at https://ceovisionbreakfast.com/dei-award/.
The award will be announced at Vibrant Pittsburgh’s annual CEO Vision Breakfast on May 4, 2023. Questions regarding the breakfast or the DEI Innovation Award can be directed to Matthew Yohe at firstname.lastname@example.org.