If you were riding in an elevator with a Fortune 500 CEO, what’s your pitch for why hiring people with disabilities is important to their company?2020-12-17T04:49:09+00:00

If you were riding in an elevator with a Fortune 500 CEO, what’s your pitch for why hiring people with disabilities is important to their company?

Experts and thought leaders discuss the business case for hiring people with disabilities.

Paul Albano Makes the Business Case for Implementing Accessible Technology

Transcript: Paul Albano Makes the Business Case for Implementing Accessible Technology PEAT asked Paul Albano, Senior Product Manager at Canon USA: "If you were riding in an elevator with a Fortune 500 CEO,what's your pitch for why implementing accessible technology matters? Albano: Accessible technology matters because if you're a CEO of a Fortune 500 company, it gives you a [...]

Sarah Bourne Makes the Business Case for Implementing Accessible Technology

Transcript: Sarah Bourne Makes the Business Case for Implementing Accessible Technology PEAT asked Sarah Bourne, Director of IT Accessibility at the Massachusetts State CIO Office: "If you were riding in an elevator with a Fortune 500 CEO, what's your pitch for why implementing accessible technology matters?" Bourne: Well, if I were in a situation where I could make a [...]

Mike Paciello Makes the Business Case for Implementing Accessible Technology

Transcript: Mike Paciello Makes the Business Case for Implementing Accessible Technology PEAT asked Michael Paciello, President of the Paciello Group: "If you werer riding in an elevator with a Fortune 500 CEO, what's your pitch for why implementing accessible technology matters?" Paciello: So, if I'm riding in an elevator I'd say to the CEO: "Listen, how would you like [...]

Jay Wyant Makes the Business Case for Implementing Accessible Technology

Transcript: Jay Wyant Makes the Business Case for Implementing Accessible Technology PEAT asked Jay Wyant, Chief Information Accessibility Officer, Minnesota State CIO Office: "If you were riding in an elevator with a Fortune 500 CEO, what's your pitch for why implementing accessible technology matters?" Wyant: When you build a solution, especially an applied type solution, you're obsolete almost by [...]

Dana Marlowe Makes the Business Case for Implementing Accessible Technology

Transcript: Dana Marlowe Makes the Business Case for Implementing Accessible Technology PEAT asked Dana Marlowe of Accessibility Partners LLC: If you were riding in an elevator with a Fortune 500 CEO, what's your pitch for why implementing accessible technology matters? >>I'd say you'd want to be ahead of the curve. You don't want to be behind the eight ball [...]