BSR Conference 2012: Fast Forward / October 23-26 / New York

Louis Vanegas

Compliance Manager, New Balance Athletic Shoe

Session Speaker

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Louis Vanegas began his career in 1987 as a Wage and Hour Compliance Specialist for the New York City offices of the U.S. Department of Labor. He rose through the ranks to become the first Apparel Industry Specialist in the country and was later promoted to District Director. For the last 25 years, his work has involved directly investigating and remediating working conditions in contract factories throughout the United States, Latin America, and Asia. He is a court-certified legal expert on the U.S. apparel industry, has extensive experience with worker trainings, and is often consulted about issues of freedom of association, collective bargaining rights, and precarious employment.

Thank You, Sponsors

Executive Sponsors

Cisco Hitachi PwC Target UL Responsible Sourcing

Associate Sponsors

Anheuser-Busch InBev

Supporting Sponsors

Adobe AT&T ExxonMobil Green Mountain Coffee Roasters, Inc.

Participating Sponsors

American Express Baker & McKenzie LLP Best Buy BNY Mellon Ford Hyatt Hotels Corporation The Walt Disney Company UPS Vale

Contributing Sponsors

Chevron icix Levi Strauss & Co.

Convening Media

Bloomberg Business Week Weber Shandwick

Marketing and Media

3BL Media BEF Caixin Media Corporate Knights Globescan GreenBiz Group Inc. Hemlock Responsible-Investor Sina Stanford Social Innovation Review (SSIR) Tomorrow Partners