“There are a lot of very intelligent, caring, empathetic, innovative, courageous and funny leaders among our military services. It’s a privilege and a calling to serve.”
“I wanted to be an excellent role model for my daughter and show her that I could balance my work and life”
IBM committed to hire 2000 veterans over four years through 2020, and accomplished the goal 11 months in advance.
Admiral Michelle J. Howard, the first African American woman to command a U.S. Navy ship, was appointed to the board of IBM.
IBM expanded its Diversity Executive Councils to the Veterans Community, creating its very own Veterans Executive Council.