• The Business Diversity Network

    BDNKY, Inc. is sponsored by companies who really care about diversity and inclusion, and want to make a difference in the community. We provide educational opportunities and allow businesses to share best practices. Diversity: the art of thinking independently together. Malcolm Forbes

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  • BDNKY Announces Winners of The BDNKY, INC 2014 Scholarship Contest

    Congratulations to Cassidy Hill, Ana Ruiz, and Brandon Lightsy for being chosen as the winners of the BDNKY 2014 Essay Contest. From almost 50 applicants, these three amazing students were selected to receive our 2014 BDN Scholarships.  Each student will receive $1000 forwarded directly to their current or future university.  You can find more information about each…

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  • Diversity Spotlight Featuring this month's leader of Diversity & Inclusion

    “I am committed to building relationships with my neighbors to create a thriving area that respects and values the contributions of our elders, that cares about our youth, that is environmentally safe, where residents are healthy, where businesses are investing and where unity is felt from the west to the southwest.” Councilwoman Attica Scott began…

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    BDNKY, Inc. is here to as a resource for the community! To better serve, communicate with, and support hundreds of individuals and organizations dedicated to diversity and inclusion, our website and our forums have been designed to keep you informed. Working closely with NIMBUS, our redesigned website features improved navigability, interactivity, upcoming events, updated links…

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  • BDNKY is Proud of Our Board Sponsor’ Accomplishments

    3 Member Companies Achieve DiversityInc Top Honors

    Three of BDNKY’s own Board companies have achieved high honors from DiversityInc. ADP was named #24 on DiversityInc’s Top 50 Companies List. Both Humana and Brown-Forman were named on DiversityInc’s 25 Noteworthy Companies.

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New Event
Sep 20

Salsa, Soul, Sushi & Samosas!

Salsa, Soul, Sushi and Samosas will host their third annual event on Saturday, September 20th. Registration is open, buy your tickets ahead as the SSSS2014 event will be packed again!


Board Members

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Timothy E. Findley Sr.

Timothy (Tim) E. Findley is System Director of Diversity and Inclusion at Norton Healthcare. He creates, cultivates and communicates the organization’s vision of diversity and cultural inclusion and develops external strategies and tactical alliances through the formation of collaborative relationships with faith-based communities, national and local academic institutions and diversity associations. He received his doctoral degree in Leadership Education from Spalding University, earned his bachelor degree from the University of Louisville, an associate degree in theology from Aenon Bible College and has an MBA from Webster University. Dr. Findley has been certified by Cornell University in Ithaca, New York as a Cornell Certified Diversity Professional Advanced Practitioner (CCDP/AP). For more information, send an email to tim.findley@nortonhealthcare.org.

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About Us

Currently consisting of twelve member organizations, BDNKY, Inc. was incorporated in 2006 to enhance the cultures of organizations and their communities by promoting an appreciation for diversity and inclusion. To support an ever-changing business model for diversity and inclusion, BDNKY, Inc.’s purpose is accomplished by providing organizations and individuals a forum for sharing diversity initiatives, best practices, and resources. BDNKY, Inc. also hosts diversity-related events and networking opportunities. By sponsoring diversity forums that focus on a variety of diversity initiatives, we enable the exchange of best practices.

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