Debra is a speaker, author, and consultant for Human Potential, focusing on those with disabilities and aging issues. When told by ‘experts’ that her daughter, Sara, who was born with Down’s Syndrome, would be lucky to push shopping carts at the local grocery store, Debra refused to accept this and started a for-profit organization that would help companies see the worth and potential in hiring disabled employees.
Convinced that “the real disability is being unable to see human potential” she went on to create Ruh Global and is a global disability inclusion strategist. She consults to Fortune 100 companies and nations including Kenya, Oman, Egypt and the Bahamas. Her daughter, Sara, is an internationally renowned keynote and motivational speaker who travels the world inspiring and encouraging others to follow their dreams.”
Debra is active on social media and blogging on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, G+, Tumblr, and Pinterest her social media handle is @debraruh with over 175,000 followers on all mediums. Named as “Top 5% of Social Media Inflencers” and “Top 0.1% of people talking about Disability Inclusion and Accessibility” by KLOUT. Blogger for Huffington Post.
Inclusion Branding - Revealing Secrets to Maximize ROI
by Debra Ruh
Revealing step-by-step, chapter-by-chapter strategies brands can implement to effectively include Persons with Disabilities (PWD) into their customer and employee base, tapping into the trillions available through PWD market, Debra Ruh delivers insights and methodologies used in her 30+ years advising and assisting The United Nations, countries, and multi-national corporations.