February 26, 2019

Fixing Advertising’s Diversity Problem Shouldn’t Fall to Minorities

By Steve Stoute

Let’s talk about what diversity is not.

Diversity is not hiring a person of color or a female executive to save a predominantly white company from public backlash.

Diversity is not recruiting culture creators from different ethnicities to serve as global ambassadors of top companies in exchange for checks that represent only a fraction of the profit their influence will generate.