Lenovo names new VP Cultural Integration and Diversity
Feb 27, 2007
Lenovo (LNVGY) has appointed Yolanda Conyers, as vice president, Cultural Integration and Diversity, responsible for the global integration of the company's workforce.
"Yolanda has the experience we need to help make Lenovo a success in the global marketplace," said Ken DiPietro, senior vice president, Human Resources, Lenovo. "Our goal is to leverage the strengths of our employees worldwide, and Yolanda's expertise in cultural integration will help us to become even more competitive."Conyers was most recently director, Worldwide Procurement at Dell, where she led the supply chain strategy team. Prior to that, Conyers was director, Global Diversity, where she helped develop the company's workforce and marketplace diversity model, including recruitment, retention, outreach, and education. Conyers also held management positions in Dell customer service organization.
Conyers holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Computer Science from Lamar University, and an MBA from Our Lady of the Lake, San Antonio, Texas.