Cornell University

Dean's Distinguished Lecture Series: Katherine Hammett, Hyatt Hotels Corporation

Friday, November 8, 2013 at 1:25pm to 2:15pm

Alice Statler Auditorium
7 East Ave, Ithaca, NY 14850, USA

As Director of Diversity & Inclusion for Hyatt Hotels Corporation, Ms. Katherine Hammett’s responsibilities involve creating a company culture which engages associates from diverse backgrounds to reach their fullest potential. She was appointed to this position in March this year and is currently based in Chicago where Hyatt’s headquarters reside. Prior to this role, Ms. Hammett worked as the Director of Human Resources at Hyatt Regency, Cincinnati. Before stepping into the hospitality industry, Ms. Hammett was the President of Success Track Consulting, LLC for more than five years. She also worked in the banking industry as the SVP, Sr. HR Business Partner for National City Bank. Ms. Hammett pursued her education at Jackson State University, followed by The Union Institute and University.

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