Commercial Appeal features New Ballet Board Vice-Chair, Marvin Davis, in article regarding Black representation at the executive level in Memphis' major companies

September 22nd, 2020

Read Full Article from Commercial Appeal by Max Garland.

Black representation has been almost zero at the top of Memphis’ largest public companies since 2015.

FedEx, International Paper, AutoZone, ServiceMaster and First Horizon combined for only one top executive who is Black from 2015 to 2019, a Commercial Appeal analysis found.

That happened in 2018, when ServiceMaster listed Chief Marketing and Strategy Officer Marvin Davis as one of its five most highly compensated officers.

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