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Member Spotlight: JDR Consulting

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“JDR is an operational business consulting firm who can fulfill your operational needs across the board and across the country.” John Rivers is the founder, president and CEO of JDR Consulting, LLC . JDR has been a leading national management consulting firm for the past 13 years, specializing in integrated business and technology solutions. “JDR provides services in support of an organization’s accounting and technology suite, such as the implementation of an accounting infrastructure or customization of an out-of-the box technology.”  John Rivers President & CEO, JDR Consulting, LLC.   JDR supports clients in real estate, investment management, and property management and most recently in government as well as healthcare. “My goal has always been to broaden the spectrum at JDR,” John stated. In 2015 JDR expanded their offering to include the government and healthcare sectors. “We are currently applying for our HUBZone and various other certifications. In addi

Non-Profit Spotlight: SAGEWorks

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SAGEWorks exists to help the LGBT community thrive in later years. SAGEWorks is a national employment support program for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people age 40 and older that expands participants’ job hunting skills and career options, and connects employers to diverse high-caliber candidates. Recognizing the importance of remaining employed and fulfilled in today's competitive job market, SAGEWorks provides hands-on workshops, technology training and personal coaching at various sites nationwide. SAGEWorks operates in five cities: Chicago Ft. Lauderdale New York City Philadelphia Palm Springs, California SAGEWorks is a program of Services & Advocacy for GLBT Elders (SAGE) which is the country's largest and oldest organization dedicated to improving the lives of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) older adults. Founded in 1978 and headquartered in New York City, SAGE is a national organization that offers supp

NGLCCNY Corporate Spotlight: Guggenheim Partners

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Kate Kleyman , Supplier Diversity Manager for the Guggenheim Partners , divulges the latest about the firm's entrepreneurial spirit, its thriving Supplier Diversity Program, and it's relationship with the NGLCCNY. Kate Kleyman Supplier Diversity Manager, Guggenheim Partners Tell me about Guggenheim Partners. Guggenheim Partners is a global investment and advisory firm with more than $240 billion in assets under management (across a platform of managed accounts and funds) and a track record of delivering results through innovative solutions. Our commitment is to advance the strategic interests of our clients and to deliver long-term results with excellence and integrity. We help governments, institutions, and individuals address complex financial challenges, identify opportunity, and achieve their long-term objectives. We have 2,500 professionals in more than 25 offices in eight countries. We deliver value through three primary businesses: ​Inves