LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 22, 2018--
Korn Ferry Senior Client Partner and Office Managing Partner Michael
Hyter has been named by leading African-American lifestyle
publication Savoy Magazine as one of “The Most Influential Blacks
in Corporate America.”
Hyter was chosen by Savoy from a list of more than 500
professionals working in industries ranging from banking and finance to
healthcare and technology. The selection committee included members of
Savoy’s editorial board, community leaders, and representatives from
the academic and business arenas. The committee chose the 2018 “Most
Influential” award recipients based upon their exemplary professional
accomplishments, community achievements and ability to inspire others.
“Mike’s commitment to talent management and leading the diversity and
inclusion conversation has made an incredibly positive impact on
Corporate America,” stated L.P. Green, II, Publisher of Savoy Magazine.
“We are continually inspired by the success of his efforts and that of
the other executives recognized, and we salute the corporations that
support and value their diverse contributions.”
In his role at Korn Ferry, Hyter oversees the company’s Washington, D.C.
office. Hyter joined Korn Ferry in 2012, after the acquisition of Global
Novations, a leading diversity and inclusion consulting firm, where he
served as president and managing partner.
“Mike is an innovative leader who has helped countless Fortune 1000
companies grow and enhance their business through unique and effective
talent management programs,” said Korn Ferry CEO Gary Burnison. “Mike
embodies our firm values and is widely respected by our colleagues and
clients. We are honored that his service, professionalism and character
is being recognized by Savoy Magazine.”
Besides his work at Korn Ferry, Hyter is also a successful author. His
most recent publication is The Power of Choice: Embracing
Efficacy to Drive Your Career. He is also co-author of The
Power of Inclusion: Unlock the Potential and Productivity of Your
Workforce. He has published extensive articles in publications
including the Handbook of Business Strategy, Director’s Monthly,
Profiles in Diversity Journal, and Inc.
About Korn Ferry
Korn Ferry (NYSE:KFY) is a global organizational consulting firm. We
help companies design their organization – the structure, the roles and
responsibilities, as well as how they compensate, develop and motivate
their people. As importantly, we help organizations select and hire the
talent they need to execute their strategy. Our approximately 7,000
colleagues serve clients in more than 50 countries.
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Tracy Kurschner, 612-309-3957