At Omnicom PR Group, diversity is a ‘moral imperative’
Soon Mee Kim shares her inspiration and commitment to leading OPRG’s diversity, equity and inclusion.
Soon Mee Kim, chief, diversity, equity and inclusion officer of Omnicom Public Relations Group (OPRG), never planned to pursue a career in advocacy, but creating opportunities for others is a skill she cultivated young.
After her parents immigrated to the American South after the Korean War, Kim and her entire family would learn to be integrators and pioneers all at once.
“My father was a professor at various historically Black colleges and universities and our early years included lots of gos...