Rosemary M. Jones
Rosemary M. Jones is Director, Global Supplier Diversity Program at Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. In this role, Jones is responsible for supplier diversity initiatives and multicultural community outreach. She manages the development and execution of the Company’s enterprise-wide strategies to increase diversity spending efforts and ensure that women-and minority-owned firms have equal access to contracts at Turner.
Rosemary is a mentor, teacher, writer and public speaker with over 20 years of experience in minority business development. Jones is a board member for the following non-profit business organizations: The Edge Connection, Asian-American Chamber of Commerce, International Women’s Think Tank and Beulah Heights University.
Jones retired from IBM Corporation in 2002 after a career that expanded over three decades. She was responsible for advancing IBM’s approach toward businesses owned by women and minorities in the marketplace. In 2011, Ms. Jones was recognized by Diversity Business.com as one of America's Top 50 Champions of Diversity and in 2012 named by Atlanta Business League among 100 Most Influential Black Women in Georgia.