Dawn Foods took mentorship a step beyond and established a sponsorship project for the women in its ranks, called the Women’s Leadership Development Program. The HR initiative pairs employees up with one another to help advance women’s career paths at Dawn.
By Catalina Mihu
Carrie Jones-Barber, CEO of Dawn Foods, had just received a new mentorship request when we met at the ‘Donuts with Dawn’ breakfast. Dawn Foods, alongside The Society of Bakery Women, organized the networking event at IBIE 2022 – a space where women were encouraged to step up, strike up a conversation and together explore new ideas, new opportunities and new connections.