A Diversified Approach

Czurak, David
July 2007
Grand Rapids Business Journal;7/2/2007, Vol. 25 Issue 27, p5
The article profiles Skot Welch, a managing partner at Diversity Management Strategists. Welch was a member of the singing group Up With People. He became a teacher at Davenport and Cornerstone universities at the University of Phoenix in Arizona. Welch said that diversity management has been significant to his life.


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