PRLog - Jan. 29, 2013 - COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. -- The board of directors of Colorado Springs Diversity Forum (CSDF) has elected Managed Business Solutions president and CEO Jon Duncan, a recognized diversity champion, to serve as chair for the coming year.
Jon Duncan, MBS President & CEO
He has over 20 years’ experience in a variety of executive, sales management, channels, sales and business development roles at Oracle, Siebel, Peakstone, MobileSys, Inktomi, McAfee/Network Associates, and Digital Pathways.
Duncan has been recognized as the National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development’
“Colorado Springs Diversity Forum is comprised of members, partners, and volunteers representing a diverse cross-section of individuals, nonprofits, educational institutions, businesses and organizations who have joined together to make an important investment in our community by demonstrating and educating about the strength and opportunity in embracing diversity,” Duncan said. “I am honored to have been selected to and excited to build on the momentum created by this extraordinary group of volunteers.”
As Colorado Spring’s leading resource for diversity and inclusion, CSDF engages more than 22,000 community members annually in dialogue, roundtable, education, recognition, and celebratory programs and events.
The CSDF Board sets overall policy and direction for the organization and its programs, provides guidance for project management and leads the volunteer committee base.
Duncan thanked outgoing CSDF Board Chair Gary Peacock, Market Manager of Walmart, who lead the organization to a first place award from the National League of Cities – 2010 City Cultural Diversity Award – through the hosting of Colorado Springs’ Golden Anniversary Celebration of its Sister City relationship with Fujiyoshida, Japan.
“On behalf of the CSDF board I applaud Gary for his outstanding commitment to our community and especially for his years of service and leadership in support of the mission of this organization,”
Colorado Springs Diversity Forum (CSDF) was founded in 2005 to work to create opportunity for our citizens and businesses to recognize and appreciate the rich diversity in our community, to communicate that appreciation to those inside and outside our community, and to demonstrate the value of inclusiveness. Read more about CSDF at csdiversityforum.org.
Managed Business Solutions (MBS), a technology solution company focusing on IT professional services, data center consolidation, software solutions, and cloud transformation service. Visit our website: www.mbshome.com.