October 12, 2011 – Amrop Battalia Winston has added a diversity & inclusion practice. The new group, which is based in Chicago, will be headed by Susan Medina and Peter Gomez. "In bringing these highly regarded professionals on board, we have made a significant investment in taking an industry leading position in helping businesses embrace diversity at the most senior management levels,” said Dale Winston, chairwoman and CEO of Amrop Battalia Winston. Ms. Medina was most recently executive vice president at DHR International. Prior to executive search, she co-founded LatinoExecs, Inc., an organization focused on connecting clients with Latino executives within the Fortune 1000. Mr. Gomez was previously executive vice president at DHR International. His work spans across all industries and functional groups and is focused on creating inclusive recruiting and retention solutions for clients.