Diversity tips for employers

Local employers are invited to an upcoming conference on creating an inclusive workplace.

Local employers are invited to an upcoming conference on creating an inclusive workplace.

Presenter Denise Bissonnette will make a compelling case for hiring people with disabilities by sharing success stories of employers.

She’ll be joined by special guests Mayor Dianne Watts and Stephanie Cadieux, Surrey-Panorama MLA and B.C.’s MInister of Labour, Citizens’ Services and Open Government.

It’s presented Thursday, Oct. 20 at the Cloverdale Recreation Centre.

The session runs from 8:30 a.m. to noon.

The cost is $25. Register by phone at 604-501-5100 or a www.surrey.ca/register or in person.