2018 Oslo Business for Peace Award Honouree

Lori Blaker - 2018 Oslo Business for Peace Award Honouree

Lori Blaker: CEO of TTi Global

United States

Lori Blaker champions inclusion and gender equality as core values at TTi Global, which is a staffing, recruiting, and consulting firm operating on five continents with over 2,000 employees.  Blaker is recognised for her business performance not only in the United States but in developing economies such as India and Afghanistan. In 2016, Blaker opened a retail Automotive Service Center and Training Center in Kabul, creating much-needed job opportunities in a challenging environment. Blaker developed a special training program for local women to learn management skills in an industry they would traditionally be barred from, which is just one example of her commitment to making positive change through business.