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2017 Annual Meeting & Awards Banquet
April 13, 2017 @ 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
The Black Chamber of Commerce Annual Meeting and Awards Banquet will be held at the Reed Conference Center in Midwest City on Thursday, April 13th. Our theme this year is “Building Community Connections” and we’re hoping this event and all of this year’s BCC activities will serve to do just that!
Be sure to mark your calendar, line up a date, prepare to sponsor a table or two, or for maximum visibility in the community and at the event, consider a prime sponsorship! Contact BCC Annual Event Committee Chair Stephanie Price 405-406-7216 about sponsorship opportunities. More details will be out soon.
Meet our Speaker
Dell Gines is the Senior Community Development Advisor for the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City. His primary focus is small business and economic development. He has developed a national reputation around his specialty, entrepreneurship-based economic development, which focuses on using entrepreneurship to develop local economies. He has authored three guides and one eBook as well served as the keynote speaker at several national and international conferences on the topic.
Dell is one of less than 4,000 Certified Economic Developers (CEcD) and holds a Master of Business Administration, Master of Science in Finance and is a PHD candidate. In 2011, he was recognized by the Omaha Jaycees as a TOYO award recipient for being one of the top ten Omahans under the age of forty making an impact in the community. In 2014 he received the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City’s President’s award for his innovative community development work in urban communities.
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