Gartner’s commitment to providing diverse talent with career opportunities aligns with Ellevate Network’s mission to close the gender achievement gap and to champion diversity at work through the power of community
San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) September 06, 2017
Gartner, Inc., the world’s leading research and advisory company, is joining Ellevate Network, the leading network for women in business, in a partnership to provide local networking and career development opportunities for professional women. This partnership is an alignment between Gartner, a company that values diversity and is committed to providing opportunities for diverse talent, and Ellevate Network, a company committed to closing the gender achievement gap in business.
Ellevate Network, known for its high caliber educational content and quality networking opportunities for professional women, is excited to work with Gartner, an organization that aligns with Ellevate Network’s mission to close the gender achievement gap and to champion diversity at work.
“At Gartner, we are committed to engaging, developing, and retaining diverse talent. That’s one reason we are happy to partner with Ellevate Network - an organization that is committed to elevating women through education, inspiration, and opportunity,” said Katherine Evans, managing director, HR & Talent Practice at Gartner and West Coast Office Leader. “This partnership provides Gartner employees with increased access to local leaders at Ellevate Network events hosted in Gartner offices, and helps us better serve our global employee base.”
“We are very pleased to have Gartner as a new corporate partner of Ellevate Network,” said Ellevate Network CEO, Kristy Wallace. “The events that Gartner is sponsoring will bring ambitious local professional women together for valuable networking, career inspiration, and skills development. Gartner’s commitment to providing diverse talent with career opportunities aligns with Ellevate Network’s mission to close the gender achievement gap and to champion diversity at work through the power of community.”
Gartner will be teaming up with the San Francisco chapter of Ellevate to present “Get Wise & Become a Money Maven” on Thursday, September 14th, at 6pm PDT in the Gartner office in San Francisco. The event is designed to give attendees an opportunity to discuss financial literacy and controlling their wealth and future - with presentations by guest speakers and a live Q&A. For more information and to register for the event, click here.
About Ellevate Network
Ellevate Network is a global network of professional women committed to elevating each other through education, inspiration, and opportunity. Our mission is to close the gender achievement gap in business by providing women with a community to lean on and learn from. Ellevate also works with companies committed to gender diversity and has a proven track record of changing business culture from the inside out.
Gartner, Inc. (NYSE: IT) is the world's leading research and advisory company. The company helps business leaders across all major functions in every industry and enterprise size with the objective insights they need to make the right decisions. Gartner's comprehensive suite of services delivers strategic advice and proven best practices to help clients succeed in their mission-critical priorities. Gartner is headquartered in Stamford, Connecticut, USA, and has more than 13,000 associates serving clients in 11,000 enterprises in 100 countries. For more information, visit gartner.com.