24th Annual Multicultural Forum St. Thomas Newsroom April 15, 2012 The Multicultural Forum on Workplace Diversity is the largest diversity and inclusion conference in the country. It is presented by the Opus College of Business in partnership with the Twin Cities chapter of the National Black MBA Association. Minnesota is home to 21 Fortune 500 companies, and the Twin Cities area ranks as a top U.S. market and business hub with 1 million businesses and 80,000 manufacturers within 500 miles of Minneapolis and St. Paul. The Multicultural Forum on Workplace Diversity began 23 years ago in response to managers at these companies seeking information to improve their practices in diversity and inclusion. The forum now attracts attendees from 35 states and more than 400 companies.For more information, visit the Multicultural Forum website.Read more from B. MagazineRelatedFull-time UST MBA Program Offers Two New Full-Ride ScholarshipsCollege of Business Partners With ‘Diverse’ Professional OrganizationsA Multi-Faceted ViewThe Affordable Care Act Passed. Now What?