OMAHA, Neb., March 30, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Founder and Chief Executive Officer of cross-cultural marketing agency LimeGreen Moroch, LLC, Michon Ellis, will give the keynote address at the 2016 Diversity & Inclusion Best Practices Conference, presented by the Omaha Diversity Week 365 Committee. With this year's theme: Developing Tomorrow's Diversity and Inclusion Leaders Today, Ellis will be discussing the impact of senior leadership's commitment to diversifying the workplace.
"I'm thrilled to have the opportunity to speak with Omaha business leaders about the importance of diversity and inclusion amongst senior leadership," said Michon Ellis, Founder and CEO of LimeGreen Moroch, LLC. "With today's multicultural landscape, this is a daily conversation that needs to go further than organizations' human resources departments. C-Suite executives need to shift perceptions and start thinking of diversity and inclusion as a priority business function to ensure their companies thrive in an extremely competitive marketplace."
As a 20-year marketing veteran, Ellis has seen first-hand how valuable a diverse network of individuals is for a business. Prior to launching LimeGreen Moroch (formerly LimeGreen), he served as Director of Global Marketing Communications for the McDonald's Corporation for eight years and held various executive roles at leading marketing communications agencies, including Edelman, Porter Novelli and Ketchum Communications. He has experience developing and executing strategies for national clients spanning a variety of categories including health care, consumer goods, philanthropy and quick service restaurant industries.
"With Michon's wealth of knowledge and experience in the cross-cultural marketing space, we're eager to welcome him to Omaha and get his insight on how we can all bring diversity and inclusion to the forefront of an organization," said Damita Byrd, Human Resource Manager of Culture & Inclusion at ConAgra Foods, Inc. "As a human resources professional and a member of the Omaha Diversity Week 365 Committee, I'm excited to have an advocate promoting diversity from the top down."
Michon Ellis will be delivering his keynote presentation at the 2016 Diversity & Inclusion Best Practices Conference on Tuesday, April 5, 2016 at 11:30 AM. The conference will take place at First National Tower, located at 1601 Dodge Street in Omaha Nebraska. For more information on LimeGreen Moroch, please visit www.lgmoroch.com.
About LimeGreen Moroch
Thought-Leaders in urban culture and multicultural lifestyles, LimeGreen Moroch (founded in 2004) is a cross-cultural marketing/advertising agency and certified Minority Business Enterprise headquartered in Chicago. The agency has regional offices in New York, Atlanta, Dallas, Detroit and Philadelphia. Focused on elevating brands that elevate people, LimeGreen Moroch develops strategic and cultural insights to create integrated consumer campaigns that drive engagement and brand connections. LimeGreen Moroch is part of Moroch Holdings Inc., a privately-owned family of integrated marketing and communications companies. LimeGreen Moroch's clients include McDonald's, Kia Motors America and Namaste Laboratories.
For more information please visit: www.lgmoroch.com.
About Omaha Diversity Week
In full partnership with the community's efforts, Omaha Diversity Week actively promotes the greater metropolitan area's continuing evolution into an inclusive community that values diversity, and cultivates infrastructures to embrace all.
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