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?2023-12-07T14:44:23+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.

John Sullivan Makes the Business Case for Implementing Accessible Technology

Transcript: John Sullivan Makes the Business Case for Implementing Accessible Technology PEAT asked John Sullivan of General Services Administration: If you were riding in an elevator with a Fortune 500 CEO, what's your pitch for why implementing accessible technology matters? >> if you want to capture a workforce that serves everybody, so if you want to maximize your hiring [...]

Pat Romzek Makes the Business Case for Implementing Accessible Technology

Transcript: Pat Romzek Makes the Business Case for Implementing Accessible Technology PEAT asked Pat Romzek of Cisco: If you were riding in an elevator with a Fortune 500 CEO, what's your pitch for why implementing accessible technology matters? I don't think most CEOs understand the breadth, depth of people with disabilities globally and people that care about people with [...]

Sassy Outwater-Wright Makes the Business Case for Implementing Accessible Technology

Transcript: Sassy Outwater-Wright Makes the Business Case for Implementing Accessible Technology PEAT asked Sassy Outwater-Wright of Massachusetts Association for the Blind and Visually Impaired: If you were riding in an elevator with a Fortune 500 CEO what's your pitch for why implementing accessible technology matters? Implementing assistive technology and accessibility matters because that's how I do my job. If [...]

Paul Schroeder Makes the Business Case for Implementing Accessible Technology

Transcript: Paul Schroeder Makes the Business Case for Implementing Accessible Technology PEAT asked Paul Schroeder of Aira: If you were riding in an elevator with a Fortune 500 CEO, what's your pitch for why implementing accessible technology matters? >>There are a couple of reasons. First of all I think it makes the technology more robust, so if you include [...]

Ronald Johnson Makes the Business Case for Implementing Accessible Technology

Transcript: Ronald Johnson Makes the Business Case for Implementing Accessible Technology PEAT asked Ronald Johnson of the Wireless Infrastructure Association: If you were riding in an elevator with a Fortune 500 CEO, what's your pitch for why implementing accessible technology matters? >> The challenge is how do you move an individuals with disabilities through the, not the supply chain, [...]

Matt Ater Makes the Business Case for Implementing Accessible Technology

Transcript: Matt Ater Makes the Business Case for Implementing Accessible Technology PEAT asked Matt Ater of The Paciello Group: If you were riding in an elevator with a Fortune 500 CEO, what's your pitch for why implementing accessible technology matters? >>It's about the people and do you want to affect people’s lives and sit back and think about, do [...]