Denise Young Smith

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Daily Telegraph
Apple's head of diversity apologises for saying a group of 12 white men can be as diverse as a team with women and minoritiesthat a room full of “white, blue-eyed, blonde men” can be as diverse as a team
Daily Telegraph / Posted yesterday
that a room full of “white, blue-eyed, blonde men” can be as diverse as a team which includes women and people of colour. Denise Young Smith, who is herself African American, told a conference in Colombia that diversity did not necessarily mean a... Read more
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Daily Mail
Apple head apologizes for 'white, blue-eyed blonde men' commentApple's diversity chief apologizes after saying that a room of '12 white, blue-
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
Apple's diversity chief apologizes after saying that a room of '12 white, blue-eyed blonde men' can be diverse Denise Young Smith made the comment last week at a conference in Colombia She said she believed diversity could also mean diversity of... Read more
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The Washington Times
Apple executive sorry for saying white people can be diverse: ‘I regret the choice of words’Colombia, that “12 white blue-eyed blond men” may have an adequate amount of di
The Washington Times / Posted yesterday
Colombia, that “12 white blue-eyed blond men” may have an adequate amount of diversity depending on their backgrounds. Denise Young Smith, who is black, attended the One Young World Summit Oct. 4-7 and told those in attendance that she tries to... Read more
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The Mercury News
Apple’s VP for diversity apologizes for diversity commentsseem to downplay the importance of advocating for underrepresented groups in th
The Mercury News / Posted yesterday
seem to downplay the importance of advocating for underrepresented groups in the workplace, you’re going to get blowback. Denise Young Smith, vice president of diversity and inclusion at Apple. (Courtesy Apple) That’s what Denise Young Smith did,... Read more
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MacDailyNews
Apple diversity chief Denise Young Smith apologizes to staff for statements made at summit – MacDailyNews“Apple VP of Inclusion and Diversity Denise Young Smith on Friday issued an int
MacDailyNews / Posted 3 days ago
“Apple VP of Inclusion and Diversity Denise Young Smith on Friday issued an internal memo to clarify and apologize for comments made during a business summit last week, reiterating that Apple is committed to creating an inclusive and diverse... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Apple's VP of diversity says '12 white, blue-eyed, blonde men in a room' can be a diverse groupStuart Isett/Fortune Brainstorm Tech Denise Young Smith, Apple's new vice pres
Stamford Advocate / Posted 6 days ago
Stuart Isett/Fortune Brainstorm Tech Denise Young Smith, Apple's new vice president of diversity and inclusion, doesn't believe being a minority or a woman are the only criteria for diversity, Quartz reports. "There can be 12 white, blue-eyed,... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Apple's VP of diversity says '12 white, blue-eyed, blonde men in a room' can be a diverse groupStuart Isett/Fortune Brainstorm Tech Denise Young Smith, Apple's new vice pres
Connecticut Post / Posted 6 days ago
Stuart Isett/Fortune Brainstorm Tech Denise Young Smith, Apple's new vice president of diversity and inclusion, doesn't believe being a minority or a woman are the only criteria for diversity, Quartz reports. "There can be 12 white, blue-eyed,... Read more
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MacDailyNews
Apple’s first ever VP of diversity and inclusion says she focuses on everyone, not just minorities – MacDailyNews“Denise Young Smith is Silicon Valley’s most powerful black woman,” Aamna Mohdi
MacDailyNews / Posted 6 days ago
“Denise Young Smith is Silicon Valley’s most powerful black woman,” Aamna Mohdin writes for Quartz. “‘My name was not talked about prior to maybe 5 years ago,’ she says. But that quickly changed once Apple named her as their very first vice president... Read more
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Fortune
Apple Just Brought On Board This New Executivevice president of retail Angela Ahrendts. In May, the iPhone and Mac computer
Fortune / Posted 11 days ago
vice president of retail Angela Ahrendts. In May, the iPhone and Mac computer maker said its former human resources chief Denise Young Smith would become the Apple’s vice president for inclusion and diversity. Apple then appointed Deirdre O’Brien... Read more

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