A Northern Public Service Company executive has been honored by Indiana
Minority Business Magazine IMBM).
Michael Suggs, director of operations integration and strategy for NIPSCO,
recently received a 2014 Champion of Diversity award IMBM.
The magazine annually honors persons, businesses, and organizations from
across the state which have promoted diversity in hiring practices and
outreach programs, or have individually transcended racial or gender
Suggs and 15 other recipients were honored at the magazine’s ninth annual
awards dinner in Indianapolis.
Suggs has been involved for many years with diversity efforts at NIPSCO and
at the state and national levels with American Association of Blacks in
“As a state, we are fortunate to have dynamic professionals and successful
organizations who are not only leaders in their field, but also reach across
racial, gender and cultural barriers to help improve opportunities for all
Hoosiers,” IMBM President and General Manager Shannon Williams said. “These
honorees have taken a step beyond merely embracing diversity to actually
making it a reality.”