What was Eileen McDonnell doing at a Chinese event?

The Chinese American Insurance Association (CAIA) honored Eileen McDonnell, chairman and CEO of Penn Mutual at the CAIA annual gala New York on March 10, 2016 in New York. CAIA is among the largest organizations of Chinese American insurance professionals in New York and Eileen's presence and recognition at the event confirms the growing interest and commitment of the insurance industry in the Asian-American market. Smart business leaders have seen the potential of growing the multicultural market and taking a top-down approach in embracing diversity. Leaders who have not made diversity a business priority may see their lack of diversity a business challenge in near...
Martin Luther King Jr. and Our Nation

Martin Luther King Jr. and Our Nation

2015 has been a racially and politically charged year. Watching the news, more often than not the headline was streaming video from Baltimore or Ferguson or the contentious presidential debates. The media and politicians continue to point to the doom and gloom of our nation. Interestingly I work with foreign graduate students who have one burning desire; to be sponsored and permanently live and work in the U.S. The last time I researched, there weren’t any long lines of students looking to enter other countries. The journey of Martin Luther King Jr is not over. There is more work to be done. One-third of our nation is diverse. Let’s continue striving towards the DREAM of a vibrant and united...
Hong Kong or Queens? Your competition is already here! [video]

Hong Kong or Queens? Your competition is already here! [video]

Hong Kong or Queens?!! The exploding diverse markets Posted by Vincent Vitiello on┬áMonday, February 15, 2016   The Asian segment is the fastest growing in the U.S. In New York there are now 10 Chinatowns! Nationally, this segment has high income and provides low cost of entry and high returns on investment. Many competitors are already here. To discuss how your company may grow with the Asian community please call or email me vince@gdmus.com....