On Thursday, January 15, 2015 the Metro New York Chapter of the National Black MBA Association presented its 24th Annual Scholarships and Awards Gala. The chapter awarded scholarships of varying amounts to deserving college and graduate school students from the New York area. The chapter also recognized leaders in Entrepreneurship, Business and Community Service. This year’s theme was UNITED WE WIN.
The event was held at the elegant Manhattan Penthouse in New York City. Our sponsors for the evening were Bank of America, SiriusXM, Diageo, The Northstar Group and The Network Journal and Bartenura Moscato. Live entertainment was provided by the IET Band who kept the crowd rocking during the cocktail hour and post event.
Our keynote address was given by L. Londell McMillan, Esq. Renowned attorney, entrepreneur, and business manager. Mr. McMillan also received the prestiges President’s Award, which given to an individual that exemplifies extraordinary service and commitment to the African-American community.
Below are picture from the wonderful evening, captured by Jerome Shaw.
A downloadable copy of our program complete with honorees and other details can be found here.