• Hilton just laid off its VP of global diversity at a time when Americans are demanding corporate action to fight systemic racism

    20 days ago - By Business Insider

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    Hilton's last round of layoffs included its vice president of global diversity and inclusion, Jon Muñoz, according to a LinkedIn post.
    The coronavirus pandemic devastated the hospitality industry, with some experts predicting 4 million people who work for hotels could lose their jobs.
    A person who used to work directly with Muñoz at Hilton said she was "very surprised" to learn of his departure, but that it had been "hard for him to make a movement on diversity" at the company.
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