MENLO PARK, Calif., Nov. 28, 2018 /CNW/ -- Kathleen Trimble, vice president of supplier inclusion for staffing firm Robert Half, has been selected by the American Institute of Diversity and Commerce for induction into the Women's Business Enterprise Hall of Fame.
"Kathleen has played a significant role in the success of Robert Half's supplier inclusion practices," said Ken Gitlin, Robert Half senior vice president of Operational Support. "For more than 25 years, she has been an active supporter and champion for diverse businesses, partnering with numerous organizations nationwide. We congratulate her on this well-deserved recognition."
Trimble joined Robert Half in 2004 as supplier diversity manager and assumed her current position in 2014. She serves as chair for the Women's Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC) National Certification Committee, WBENC Executive Committee and WBENC board of directors. She is also on the board of directors for Women's Business Enterprise Council-West.
Trimble was inducted into WBENC's Hall of Fame in 2010 and recognized as one of the First Ladies in Supplier Diversity.
Recently, Trimble helped WBENC and Robert Half jointly create an Advanced Leadership Training program for female business owners, which includes WBENC Regional Partner Organization presidents and WBENC staff. This yearlong program provides mentoring and education for professional and personal development.
Trimble was honored at an induction ceremony on Tuesday, November 27, at the Four Seasons Resort and Club Dallas at Las Colinas, Texas.
About Robert Half
Founded in 1948, Robert Half is the world's first and largest specialized staffing firm and a recognized leader in professional consulting and staffing services. The company's specialized staffing divisions include Accountemps®, Robert Half® Finance & Accounting and Robert Half® Management Resources for temporary, full-time and senior-level project professionals, respectively, in the fields of accounting and finance; OfficeTeam® for highly skilled administrative support professionals; Robert Half® Technology for project and full-time technology professionals; Robert Half® Legal for project and full-time staffing of lawyers, paralegals and legal support personnel; and The Creative Group® for interactive, design, marketing, advertising and public relations professionals. Robert Half also is the parent company of Protiviti®, a global consulting firm that provides clients with consulting solutions in finance, technology, operations, data, analytics, governance, risk and internal audit.
Robert Half has staffing and consulting operations in more than 400 locations worldwide and offers job search services at roberthalf.com. For more information on our supplier inclusion program or to register in our supplier database, visit our supplier relations page.
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