Disability General


Brown-Forman Regional Summit Announcement

FACT: People with #disabilities are the largest and fastest growing minority segment in the world. 

CONSIDER:  How is your company mainstreaming this large, loyal talent pool?  

If you are a #U.S. Federal Contractor, how are you addressing the new #Section 503 Regulations?

How are you meeting your other #disability-related legislative obligations?

Are you leveraging your competitive advantage?

#Brown-Forman would like to invite you to our Louisville, KY headquarters on December 11, 2013 for a special half day event to learn about the current issues, opportunities and best practices relative to the #outreach, #recruitment and #support of individuals with #disabilities.  Led by #Springboard Consulting, recognized as the global expert on mainstreaming disability in the #corporate workforce, #workplace and #marketplace, Springboard will facilitate the day to ensure attendees leave with a comprehensive understanding of the #legal implications, #practical tools and #applications to do this work successfully and sustainably.

 Specifically, the day will address all aspects of #Organizational Readiness to include:

  •   Understanding the Four Segments
  •   Assessments & Gap Analysis
  •   Compliance
  •   Talent Acquisition
  •   Learning & Development
  •   Accessibility  - Communications, Websites, Physical
  •   Work-Life & Support

 When: Wednesday, December 11, 2013 from 8:30am – Noon EST

Where:  Brown-Forman

                  850 Dixie Hwy

                  Louisville, KY 40210

                  Conference Center

  #Who should attend:  #Diversity & Inclusion Leaders

  •                                   # Human Resource Professionals
  •                                   #Talent Acquisition Leaders 
  •                                   #EEO Professionals
  •                                   #Disability ERG Executive Sponsors and Leaders

We look forward to seeing you on December 11th and partnering with you on this most important journey. Corporations in Louisville are known to lead by example.  By attending this event, you and the people of Brown-Forman will ensure we are seen as leaders when it comes to the employment of people with disabilities.

#Registration is free but required as space is limited. Register using #Springboard’s online registration form as soon as possible by visiting:  https://consultspringboard.com/rds-bf-louisville-ky/

 #For more information contact Jill Frankel: 973-813-7260 x106



Founded in 2005, Springboard is recognized as the expert in mainstreaming disability in the global workforce, workplace and marketplace. Serving corporations and organizations throughout the U.S., Canada, Europe and Asia, Springboard has become a trusted partner in relation to disability issues and initiatives across virtually every business category. Springboard annually honors exemplary organizational initiatives that promote the outreach, support & engagement of people with disabilities as employees and as consumers through the Disability Matters Awards. 

This information should not be construed as “legal advice” for a particular set of facts or circumstances. It is intended only to be a practical guide for participants familiar with this subject. Users should seek appropriate legal advice tailored to address their specific situation.