PHL Diversity Podcast
About This Show
PHL Diversity (formerly known as the Multicultural Affairs Congress), a division of the Philadelphia Convention & Visitors Bureau (PHLCVB) presents brief insights, views and opinions from tourism and hospitality leaders, meeting/convention professionals and academics regarding hospitality, tourism and diversity topics. Podcasts are brought to you with support from the Pennsylvania Convention Center and A Step Higher production company. For more on PHL Diversity, visit PHLDiversity.com.
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Wanda Paul, PHLCVB Senior Vice President
Wanda Paul, longtime finance wizard and a steady presence at the Philadelphia Convention & Visitors Bureau, is our special guest for this week’s podcast.
Since 1985, Wanda has served as PHLCVB’s Senior Vice President of Finance and Administration, overseeing a multi-million-dollar budget as well as all personnel, administrative and legal matters. During this episode, Wanda describes what is was like to be one of the first female minority executives in the city and recalls the mentors who guided her along the way. She also discusses the importance of supporting minority businesses, her benchmarks for successful diversity practices and some of her favorite convention experiences.