• Corporate News
  • The Executive Leadership Council Helps Secure More than 150 CEOs to Make Unprecedented Commitment to Advance Diversity and Inclusion in the Workplace

    A group of more than 150 CEOs from some of the world’s leading companies have signed on to the CEO Action for Diversity & Inclusion™, the largest CEO-driven business commitment to advance diversity and inclusion in the workplace. By signing on to this commitment, CEOs are pledging to take action to cultivate a workplace where Read More »

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  • LVMH announces the appointment of Rodney Williams as President & CEO of Belvedere Vodka

    LVMH announces the appointment of Rodney Williams as President & CEO of Belvedere Vodka, effective July 1st, 2017. Christophe Navarre, Chairman and CEO of Moët Hennessy commented: “We are delighted to see Rodney take the helm of Belvedere. His strong experience will be crucial to the development of the brand.”

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  • A Practical LinkedIn Strategy to Help You Build an Influential Brand – By David A. McKnight

    Although everyone talks about the speed, reach and impact of social media marketing, relatively few people translate that talk into an effective communications strategy – a strategy to help them build their brands, fast-track their careers, reach new customers, recruit talented employees or become influencers in their industries. A prime example of an under-utilized social Read More »

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  • Orlando Ashford Featured Cover Story – C-Suite Issue of PIVOT Magazine

    Orlando Ashford, President of Holland America Line and Board Chair of the Executive Leadership Council (ELC) appears on the cover of the May issue of PIVOT Magazine. In this issue, Ashford discussed his career trajectory and his current role with the ELC. Additionally, Ashford and other C-Suite Executives give their best career advice to PIVOT Read More »

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  • Linda Johnson Rice to take over CEO role at Ebony once again

    Linda Johnson Rice will take the reins at Ebony magazine once again. Johnson Rice was named CEO of Ebony Media Operations entity on Thursday, according to Crain’s Chicago Business. The company publishes Ebony and Jet magazines, both online and in print. Ebony and Jet have for decades been among the most respected publications on African Read More »

  • Corporate News
  • Meet Bernard Coleman, III – Uber’s New Chief Diversity Officer

    When Bernard Coleman III took the job as Uber’s diversity officer in January — after doing the same job in Hillary Clinton’s failed presidential campaign — it’s likely he didn’t expect to be immediately embroiled in what is morphing into one of the car-hailing company’s biggest crises. Now, sources say, he’s the one scrambling to Read More »

  • Pivotal Moves
  • Deval Patrick Joins Obama Foundation Board

    The Obama Foundation recently announced that Deval Patrick, former Governor of Massachusetts, will join President Barack Obama’s post-presidential organization: the Obama Foundation. “Barack Obama will be remembered as a president who led us well through turbulent times with wisdom, equanimity and grace. I am honored to be part of the foundation that will continue that Read More »

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  • Ex-McDonald’s CEO Returns to the Food Business

    Former McDonald’s CEO Don Thompson is back in the food business. Thompson, who left the world’s largest burger chain in early 2015, has launched Cleveland Avenue, a Chicago-based venture-capital firm focused on building and growing food, beverage and restaurant ventures. The company, named after the Near North Side street where Thompson was raised, today announced Read More »

  • Spotlight
  • PIVOT Corporate Advisory Board Member Floyd W. Green, III To Be Honored With Martin Luther King, Jr. Legacy Award

    For the past 25 years, the Institute for the Advancement of Multicultural & Minority Medicine (IAMMM), a 501 (c) (3) non profit national organization in Washington, DC has hosted the International Salute to the Life and Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. The breakfast event founded by Dr. Dorothy L Height is planned under Read More »

  • PIVOT Social
  • PIVOT Magazine hosts a Launch Networking Mixer in New York City

    PIVOT Magazine hosted a launch networking mixer on October 26th at Parlor in New York City. Editor-in-Chief, Glenda Swain stated that it was important that PIVOT established a presence in NYC because the market is full of affluent corporate professionals who could directly benefit from the magazine’s career development and corporate lifestyle features. “New York Read More »

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  • PIVOT Magazine Launch Party – Atlanta – October 19, 2016

    PIVOT Magazine officially launched on October 19, 2016 in Atlanta. Approximately 250 corporate professionals gathered at 595 North Event Center to celebrate the launch of the magazine. Editor-in-Chief and SVP, Corporate and Strategic Partnerships, Glenda Swain addressed the audience and thanked corporate partners, PIVOT’s Corporate Advisory Board and The PIVOT Foundation’s Board of Directors. Swain Read More »