When the Miami Dade Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors began to expand its Board, its mandate was to bring in young entrepreneurs who had vision and foresight, well I must say they batted a thousand when they made the decision to bring Mr. Marcell Haywood as a Board member. Mr. Haywood is the founder and CEO of Encompass Onsite, formerly called Dirt Pros. Read more….
When there is Black business there is Black work.
When there is Black business Black wealth is created.
When there is Black business a Black economy is created.
When there is Black business Black children see opportunities.
When there is Black business Black children have hope.
When there is Black business there is a future for Black people.
When there is Black business Black communities grow.
The M-DCC held its 40th anniversary gala at Jungle Island Dec. 6. The organization raised about $260,000 from the event. Garth Reeves, publisher emeritus of The Miami Times, was conferred the H. T. Smith Lifetime Achievement Award during a standing ovation. Miami-Dade Commissioner Dennis Moss was named the Citizen of the Year and Adora Obi Nweze, who did not attend the gala because of a family emergency, was cited for the Distinguished Service Award.