PASADENA, Calif.-- Diversity is quite possibly the best source of innovation and creativity in our industry, according to Whitney Pyle, V.P. and COO of Advanced Cabinet Systems, the lead keynote for the Cabinets & Closets Conference & Expo to be held March 27-29, 2018 at the Pasadena Convention Center. Pyle who is also a Class of 2017 40 under 40 winner. will discuss her career path through the industry as a female. "The construction and woodworking industries as a whole lack diversity," said Pyle. She said many times when she attended industry events people would presume she was just somebody's spouse.
"Together, we will unpack the reasons why, we’ll discuss why it’s important to change it, what we can do to change it," said Pyle. "We’ll also discuss what steps to take to ensure all people become integrated and engaged in our organizations and our industry.
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