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American entrepreneurs of color: Lessons and strategies for expansion

When: Wednesday, 21 August 2019 - Wednesday, 21 August 2019
Where: Braamfontein Campus East
Seminar Room, Humanities Graduate Centre, South West Engineering Building
Start time:17:30

The African Centre for the Study of the US will host Rory Verrett, founder and managing partner of Protégé Search, to present this talk.

Protégé Search is a retained executive search and leadership advisory firm focused on diversity and public affairs. He previously served as a leader in the diversity and public affairs practices of two global executive search firms (Spencer Stuart and Russell Reynolds Associates), as the head of talent management and Vice President of public affairs at the National Football League, and as CEO of a boutique public affairs consultancy. Verrett has 20 years of experience mentoring, advising, and recruiting high performing executives from diverse backgrounds for leading companies, trade associations, and academic and nonprofit organisations.

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