Neil Holmes has been named the new President and CEO of the Western Pennsylvania Diversity Initiative.
WPDI works with businesses and corporations to promote the benefits of a diverse workforce and help improve diversity goals in businesses and community institutions. The organization has about 60 members, comprising small businesses and corporations.
Holmes says he would like to focus on retaining more college graduates in Pittsburgh to help diversify the city’s workforce. Holmes says he’d also like to start working with individuals of many ethnic backgrounds to help them find employment that’s right for them.