Creator, Recruiter’s Diversity Innovation Boot Camp: Supercharge Your Diverse Talent Strategies for the 21st Century and award winning diversity and inclusion solutions strategist and leading expert and international speaker Kimberly S. Reed, CDP, The CorporatepreneurTM Chief Transformational Officer of the Reed Development Group (RDG), LLC has developed a distinguished reputation as having one of the most distinct and powerful voices on the lecture circuit transforming the thinking of thousands. Her infectious energy, lioness tone and inspiring sincerity engages audiences on topics ranging from diversity and inclusion and talent innovation, organizational leadership, intrapreneurship, entrepreneurial leadership, personal and professional development, transformative thinking and resiliency – living without limits.
Kimberly is a regular speaker and lecturer at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania’s LEAD Program, KPMG and Howard University’s Leadership Programs and a top rated speaker at leading national professional organization’s conferences.
Kimberly also provides leadership in guiding some of the world’s most influential companies’ global Diversity and Inclusion strategies to bring together diverse synergies, strengths, backgrounds and perspectives to achieve their strategic business imperatives, advance its talent performance, recruitment goals and drive innovation. Kimberly partners with companies to ensure that Diversity and Inclusion is in the DNA of the business and expands the pathways for inspired diverse leaders and unify diverse workforces to be innovators, for greater career trajectory and company growth.
Throughout Kimberly’s twenty-year career she has helped global companies grow, develop and engage diverse workforces to support their business and revenue strategies.
Additionally, as a developer and trainer of leaders, Kimberly partners with companies to develop training strategies for increasing the number of diverse talent eligible for opportunities that will propel them to senior leadership roles and/or the C-Suite of today’s leading global companies. Kimberly develops and delivers cutting edge and innovative training and development programs to ensure that diverse leaders are adequately prepared. Kimberly leveraged her experience in diversity strategy and practice with leading global organizations across a range of industries including financial services, global professional services, telecommunications, pharmaceutical, healthcare, and academia.
Kimberly has earned numerous awards and has been recognized repeatedly by national organizations an has been featured on FOX News, 6ABC, Huffington Post Business, TechX365, Clear Channel, IHeartMedia and Radio One, and its subsidiaries for her leadership in diversity, and advocacy on Women and minorities in leadership and business.
Kimberly earned her B.A. in Political Science with a concentration in International Relations and Public Administration from Westchester University. Kimberly also received her certification in Global Organizational Leadership, Human Resource Management, Fox School of Business at Temple University. Additionally, Kimberly is concluding her M.Ed. in the College of Education, Adult Organizational Development at Temple University.
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