Carlson statement on George Floyd and the Change We Need

Carlson statement on George Floyd and the Change We Need

MINNEAPOLIS - June 3, 2020

Carlson, Inc. stands with its colleagues and community in Minneapolis in the call for justice, and swift, meaningful change. We are heartbroken over the killing of George Floyd, and deeply troubled by the pervasive injustice facing people of color every day. Carlson and its businesses are committed to listening to the voices of people of color, amplifying the call for systemic change, and aggressively continuing our 80-plus-year global fight for social justice, human rights, and diversity and inclusion. We thank our customers, clients, colleagues and communities around the globe for joining us in taking meaningful steps today toward a more just and peaceful future. 

Carlson Family Foundation statement about the death of George Floyd.


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Now in its third generation of closely held family ownership, Carlson is an international travel management company and private investment firm, operating in nearly 145 countries and territories. The foundation of its portfolio of businesses is wholly-owned global travel industry leader, CWT, the B2B4E (business to business for employees) travel management platform. Carlson Private Capital Partners, a middle-market investment firm, was formed by the Carlson family and launched in 2018.

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