Speakers

Speakers

Laura Zelenko

Bloomberg
Senior executive editor overseeing talent, diversity and training

Laura Zelenko is senior executive editor overseeing talent, diversity, training and standards across Bloomberg's global newsroom.

As part of her role, Zelenko set out a comprehensive initiative-- New Voices -- to improve gender representation on every platform, including a tracking system for sourcing and a media training program for women executives. Within the newsroom she works with managers to make meaningful progress towards gender parity and increased ethnic diversity at every level and leads new training, recruiting and development efforts to meet those goals.

Zelenko began working for Bloomberg 28 years ago in Prague and has run numerous global reporting teams, most recently managing all of Bloomberg's business, finance, energy and investigative coverage. She is a graduate of Princeton University with a BA in politics.