From '60s Civil Rights Activist to Today's Boardrooms, Sheila Talton Champions Diversity to Power Progress

January 15, 2018

By Rita Dragonette

This is another story in the series #Re-Radicalized, spotlighting inspiring individuals who are newly recharged by the current political environment to change the world. 

So here's the famous story. Sheila Talton hired my public relations firm back in the early '90s to represent her technology company. One day, she took me to lunch at Chicago's famed University Club. There, in the glow of the glorious two-story, stained­glass windows gracing the sumptuous corporate dining room, a shared history was revealed. Read the full story.