FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
JULY 19, 2017
Contact: Jonathan J. Halperin
Lt. Gov. Kathy Hochul Will Visit Open Hiring™ Facility at Greyston Bakery in SW Yonkers hires without interviewing or asking questions
A signatore to the “Governor’s Work For Success Employer Pledge,” and New York State’s first registered benefit corporation, Greyston produces 34,000 lbs. of brownies daily for Ben & Jerry’s in its world-class bakery — without interviewing any of its production-line bakery staff.
Operating since 1982, Greyston’s pioneering and proven approach is now being adopted by Unilever, Ben & Jerry’s and other companies through collaboration with the Center for Open Hiring™ at Greyston.
What: Tour and discussion of business innovation and social inclusion through Open Hiring™
Who: Lieutenant Governor Hochul; Greyston team members; political, business, and community leaders from Yonkers Where & When:
THURSDAY JULY 20, 2017, YONKERS, NY
4:30PM: Greyston Social Enterprise, 21 Park Avenue 5:00PM: Greyston Bakery, 104 Alexander Street
For more information, contact Jonathan J. Halperin at Greyston: 202-422-6375 (m)