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CVS Caremark hires new diversity officer
January 19th, 2010
WOONSOCKET, R.I. – David Casey has been named vice president and diversity officer at CVS Caremark Corp.
In the position, Casey will lead the drug store and pharmacy benefit management company's efforts related to strategic diversity management.
Casey joins CVS Caremark from WellPoint, where he was chief diversity officer. He also has served as regional director of business development at Bernard Hodes Group.
"CVS Caremark has a longstanding commitment to diversity," Lisa Bisaccia, senior vice president and chief human resources officer for CVS Caremark, said in a statement. "To that end, we're delighted that David Casey has joined CVS Caremark to develop and drive best-practice diversity strategies designed to help the company ensure that we have a workforce reflective of the communities we serve and a culture of inclusion that enables us to meet and exceed the needs of our increasingly diverse customers."
CVS Caremark said Casey serves on advisory boards for the American Institute for Managing Diversity and Profiles in Diversity Journal, where he is also a contributing columnist. He was inducted into the National Eagle Leadership Institute in 2006 and is a member of the Society of Human Resources Management.