President and CEO — Hispanic Association on Corporate Responsibility (HACR)
Cid Wilson was elected President and CEO of the Hispanic Association on Corporate Responsibility (HACR) in July 2014. Wilson brings more than twenty years of corporate finance and Wall Street equity research experience; manages a staff of talented and dedicated professionals; and works closely with corporate board members, Hispanic organizations, and corporate partners around the country.
Wilson directs programs and initiatives aimed at encouraging Fortune 500 companies to include Hispanics in the areas of employment, procurement, philanthropy, and governance.
Wilson has been featured and quoted in numerous publications and by news media, including The Wall Street Journal, USA Today, New York Times, and Bloomberg TV. In February 2004, he was on the cover of Black Enterprise Magazine; in March 2017, he was featured in MONEY Magazine; and most recently, he was on the cover of LATINO Magazine.
Graduating from Ohio State University with a degree in economics, Wilson launched his career in 1994 and was steadily promoted from the mail room to the executive suite, earning national recognition as the #1 Specialty Retail Analyst by Forbes in 2006.