- Beyond The Hype
Is Black Business Winning In The Age of DEI?
Since the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic and the murder of George Floyd, much of corporate America has been focused on commitments to diversity, equity and inclusion, in an effort to change long-established systems of inequity. However, are any of these DEI initiatives actually helping Black-owned businesses? Randall Pinkett, chairman of BCT Partners, one of the nation’s largest Black-owned companies, joins Beyond The Hype to share insights into what’s happening now—and what needs to happen next.