Chief Diversity Officer, Automotive, IHS Markit
As Chief Diversity Officer, Mr. Marc Bland is responsible for the
development and enhancement of multicultural business opportunities
in the Automotive team at IHS Markit.
He works across the Automotive organization to ensure the broad
suite of products and custom solutions address the unique marketing
needs of those seeking to reach automotive communities inclusive of
the African American, Asian, Hispanic, Women, Military and LGBT
(Lesbian, Gay, Bi-Sexual & Transgendered). Mr. Bland is a
highly sought-after speaker on diversity topics and his thought
leadership and commentary has been widely published. He also has
been honored with numerous diversity-centered awards. A proud
graduate of Frank Cody High and the Detroit Public School system,
Mr. Bland holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Grand Valley
State University, US, and a Master of Science degree from Central
Michigan University, US.