The marketplace is changing rapidly and so are your customers and employees. We develop strategies that will help you leverage these opportunities and build a competitive advantage. Many organizations are still using their traditional methods to reach these new prospects and customers and often find themselves disappointed with the results.
So what makes GDM unique?
Many of the services provided in the diversity arena focus on “Diversity and Inclusion” consulting. GDM is unique in that we also offer business growth strategies. We know how to develop and grow your revenue from diverse markets, which include the multicultural, women’s, millennial, LGBTQ and special needs populations. We not only develop a strategy; we also execute along with you to impact your bottom line. We find new customers for you at a much lower cost!
Founder & CEO
Tariq Khan is the founder and CEO of Global Diversity Marketing. He is a recognized business leader in marketing, branding, innovation, digital marketing, social media, and diversity arena.
Vince Vitiello is a 30 year sales and marketing executive with expertise in the financial services industry, where he is a known thought leader in multicultural marketing.
VP, Market Development
Kenia Berrios is currently the vice president of market development at Global Diversity Marketing. Kenia is responsible for developing business strategies for companies who need to grow in multicultural and diverse markets.
Director of Operations
Chris Akerley is an operations and marketing professional based in New York. He gained valuable operations experience working at AmerisourceBergen providing specialty logistics for the pharmaceutical industry.
Senior Director of Strategy
Anne Bernstein joined GDM after a distinguished and diverse career in sales and marketing. She began her career in Financial Services as Field Representative and subsequently became one of the few women agency managers.
Lori Epstein, a well-respected attorney and expert in sophisticated estate, business and retirement case design for large financial services organizations, has had a very impressive career as Vice President of MassMutual’s Advanced Markets and Financial Planning organization.
Mark Hug is a recognized business leader who has shaped the life insurance industry over the last three decades. Mark’s work has been highlighted in interviews and articles that have been published in trade and industry publications such as the Wall Street Journal.
Head of International Markets
Bob Zilg has joined Global Diversity Marketing (GDM) as a Head of International Markets. Bob is a highly experienced insurance professional with almost 40 years in the financial services industry, including over 20 years with MetLife’s international operations.
Senior VP, Market Development
Mark worked as an Advertising Executive in the media world for over 30 years. The first 28 years of his career he worked at The New Times and for the last two years he was Director of Advertising for the North Jersey Media Group.
Fabian J. De Rozario
Fabian is an entrepreneur who launched GlobalConnect Enterprises LLC, a consulting, training and coaching firm that helps organizations and individuals unleash the power of “connecting” by understanding and leveraging cultural distinctiveness.
Shauna is a leading subject matter expert in the business world who possesses over 20 years of experience as a business woman, sales leader & entrepreneur. Her commitment to impact the masses have enabled her to effectively develop professionals towards reaching their goals
Yara Hejazi is a passionate young professional who is responsible for marketing, advertising and multicultural activities at GDM. She has proven experience in planning marketing and branding objectives and preparing marketing strategies.
Germaine Foo is a graduate from the University of London (Singapore Institute of Management) with a Bachelors Degree in Accounting and Finance. She spent most years of her life in Singapore, and has completed a Certificate in Integrated Communications at New York University’s School of Professional Studies upon moving to New York.
John brings over a decade of diverse professional experience spanning marketing, finance, engineering and consulting. He has Bachelors and Masters degrees in Mechanical Engineering from Bristol University in the UK, he is a chartered management accountant (ACMA) and studied Strategic Integrated Marketing at New York University.