(September 13, 2017) WEConnect International congratulates Elizabeth Auceda, Sodexo Canada’s supplier diversity manager, on her recent recognition as one of Canada’s most influentialElizabeth Auceda, Sodexo Canada women in human resources and diversity by DiversityCan Magazine. Sodexo was the only food services business to be awarded this honor.  

In its recent press release, Sodexo  CEO Barry Telford said, "Elizabeth's leadership in diversifying our supplier base reflects our global commitment to build communities and support women-owned enterprises. We are proud of her recognition as one of the top five influencers by DiversityCan Magazine.”

One example of Elizabeth’s commitment to inclusion and diversity in sourcing is working with WEConnect International certified women’s business enterprise, Trillium Staffing Inc. The owner, Poonam Kathuria, has worked with Elizabeth to source front line staff for Sodexo service facilities for two years in what continues to be a successful business partnership.

Congratulations to Elizabeth and the entire Sodexo Canada team!