Black History Awards Reception | News | Greater New York Chamber of Commerce

Greater New York Chamber of Commerce

212-CHAMBER

Greater New York Chamber of Commerce - Facebook Greater New York Chamber of Commerce - Instagram Greater New York Chamber of Commerce - LinkedIn Greater New York Chamber of Commerce - Twitter Greater New York Chamber of Commerce Logo
December 14, 2017
Open House - Holiday Networking Reception
INFO & RSVP >
January 10, 2018
Open House Networking Breakfast
INFO & RSVP >
January 31, 2018
Networking Reception - Bistrot Bagatelle
INFO & RSVP >
February 23, 2018
Black History Month Awards - Breakfast Reception
INFO & RSVP >
Home > News

Black History Awards Reception

February 2017


r to l: George Hulse, Larry Mullins, Terrance Holliday, Michael Garner, Charles Rangel, Mark Jaffe & Jonnel Doris of the Mayor's Office for MWBE programs.
The Greater New York Chamber of Commerce hosted its annual Black History Month awards breakfast on Friday, Feb. 10, at the Hard Rock Cafe in Times Square. This year's honorees were Congressman Charles Rangel, 1010 WINS news anchor Larry Mullins, 100 Black Men NYC President Michael Garner, former NYC Veterans Affairs Commissioner Terrance Holliday and Black Shopping Channel CEO Cleveland Gary. The event hosts; Chamber CEO Mark Jaffe & Bd Member George Hulse of Healthfirst introduced Mr Rangel who spoke about how quickly people forget where they used to be. Other VIP's and sponsors included NYC's first African American Mayor David Dinkins, SBA regional director Beth Goldberg, New York RX Card, the Black Shopping Channel, 1010 WINS, Amtrust Financial, Aetna & Healtfirst. US Senator Kirsten Gillibrand acknowledged all the sponsors & honorees and Mayor de Blasio proclaimed Feb 10th "Greater NY Chamber Black History Day" in NYC.