Jul 08, 2021
LGBTQ+ employees across ViacomCBS share how companies can honor the spirit of Pride Month beyond June.
In Proud To Be, we highlight ViacomCBS employees and their personal histories. In this installment, we spoke to members of the company's LGBTQ+ employee resource group, PROUD, about the importance of celebrating Pride Month.
"Everything that [LGBTQ+ people] have been fighting for and everything that we do is just so that we can be felt and seen and supported."
Manager at Velocity’s Creative Strategy and Cultural Intelligence
"If you are anywhere on the LGBTQ+ spectrum, you can come work here, and you can be yourself."
Manager of Animated Current Series at Nickelodeon
Pictured: Neil Wade
Pictured: Femi Redwood (right) and her wife
Pictured: Paul Socasi
Pictured: Julia Finder (right)
Pictured: Brad Burnside
Pictured: AllyCat Castle
Pictured: David Pangilinan
Pictured: Tony Jermin
"Don't just slap a rainbow in your logo in the month of June for pride and call it a day."
Senior Manager of Consumer Marketing at Nickelodeon