Apple CEO Tim Cook Says: “I’m Proud to Be Gay” #diversity #LGBT

Apple CEO Tim Cook came out today.

Mum on his sexual orientation until he shared his truth in  Tim Cookan essay for Bloomberg Businessweek, Cook said he considered it a good trade, his privacy for the chance to bring comfort or to inspire someone “to insist upon their equality.”

Despite the prevailing non-diversity friendly sentiment that seems to hang over Silicon Valley — and the tech industry in general — like a bad smell, he said Appleloves creativity and innovation and knows it can only flourish when organizations embrace people’s differences. Continue reading “Apple CEO Tim Cook Says: “I’m Proud to Be Gay” #diversity #LGBT”