A Big Tent Approach to Brokerage Group

As a long-time member of the Commercial Brokers Association, Alison Powers is seeking to make the 355-member group more inclusive while adding programs that resonate with the under-35 age crowd. She founded the CBA’s Women in Commercial Brokerage initiative in 2018 to support the role of female brokers.

KeyBank Expands Community Commitment

Cleveland-based KeyBank will increase its community investment initiative to $40 billion, with a continued focus on economic access and equity for underserved communities and populations, including Massachusetts.

Time to Change the Conversation Around Diversity in the Suburbs

At a moment when so much is unclear, one thing is not: We need all hands on deck for what will be a difficult several months for our regional economy. The sooner we make our businesses diverse and inclusive, the nimbler and better prepared they will be – for the recession and for writing the economy’s next chapter.