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Levy Ratner’s Gwynne Wilcox Elected as Brandworkers’ Newest Board Member

Brandworkers, the first and only non-profit membership organization dedicated to the factory workers who make up New York City’s local food industry, has elected LR’s Gwynne Wilcox as its newest board member. Founded in 2007, Brandworkers’ programs, Focus on the Food Chain and Legal Defense-Plus, have helped improve working conditions, recover unpaid wages, and fight discrimination in the workplace. While there are many issues confronting local food production workers, including sweatshop-like environments, low wages and anti-immigrant sentiments, Brandworkers continue to create solidarity among workers to take a stand against workplace injustice. As a board member, Gwynne will play a role in the transformation of New York City’s local food industry.

For more information on Brandworkers and is efforts on behalf of New York City’s local food production workers, click here.

For more information on Wilcox and her long history of fighting for the rights of workers in the food industry, click here.

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