What does accountability look like in 2020? – TechCrunch
More recently, his company brought furloughed employees back and managers promoted a younger, white subordinate over him. Audrey Gelman, former CEO of women-focused co-working/community space The Wing, stepped down in June following a virtual employee walkout. Within days, Refinery29’s EIC Christene Barberich also resigned after allegations of racism, bullying and leadership abuses surfaced with hashtag #BlackatR29. Seemingly, in an effort for transparency and accountability to do better, 17 tech companies shared diversity statistics and their plans to improve with Business Insider in June 2020. Members of the fashion community have formed multiple groups to combat systemic racism, establish accountability and advance Black people in the industry.