14
January
9:00 am — 12:00 pm
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WHAT DOES THE BLACK COMMUNITY HAVE TO SAY ABOUT BUSINESS SOCIAL EQUITY IN 2021?

YOU ARE INVITED TO THE MOST IMPORTANT SOCIAL EQUITY CONVERSATION IN COLORADO – DON’T MISS THIS SUMMIT IF YOU ARE SERIOUS ABOUT 

 DEMONSTRATING YOUR COMMITMENT TO SOCIAL EQUITY IN THE COLORADO BUSINESS LANDSCAPE!

BRINGING CORPORATE COLORADO AND THE  BLACK BUSINESS COMMUNITY TOGETHER 

“LOOKING BACK & MOVING FORWARD IN COLORADO”

 

MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. 

VIRTUAL COLORADO SOCIAL EQUITY BUSINESS SUMMIT

THURSDAY, JANUARY 14, 2020 | 9:00AM-12NOON(MST)

 

ZOOM AGENDA INCLUDES:

WELCOME, PURPOSE, SPONSOR ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS

KEYNOTE REMARKS  

Social Equity in the Colorado Business Landscape: A Black Community Perspective

Dr. Sharon Bailey, Anthropologist, Educator & Social Equity Expert

BEOC MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. BUSINESS SOCIAL EQUITY RECOGNITION PROGRAM

HONOREES

BEOC NATIONAL BUSINESS RECOGNITION – US Chamber of Commerce

US Chamber of Commerce Initiative on Inequality of Opportunity

(Committed to addressing inequality of opportunity through education, employment, entrepreneurship, and criminal justice reform)

BEOC NATIONAL BUSINESS RECOGNITION – John Harmon

John Harmon, President, Founder and CEO, African American Chamber of Commerce of New Jersey

(Committed to Black Business Development and Social Equity in the American business landscape)

BEOC COLORADO BUSINESSMEN OF THE YEAR 

Richard Lewis, CEO, RTL Network

Ivan Burwell, CEO & Principal, Street Source Marketing

Stacey Campbell, Attorney, Campbell Litigation

BEOC COLORADO BUSINESSWOMEN OF THE YEAR

Denise Burgess, Burgess Services LLC

Selena Dunham, Classique LLC

Dawn Bookhardt, Attorney, Butler Snow

BEOC COLORADO CORPORATION OF THE YEAR

First Bank

INSIDE COLORADO BUSINESS SOCIAL EQUITY – POINTS OF LIGHT 

“LEADING THE WAY FOR SOCIAL EQUITY IN THE COLORADO BUSINESS COMMUNITY”

Colorado Black Chamber of Commerce

Colorado Office of Economic Development & International Trade

Colorado Department of Revenue

Denver Office of Economic Development

Colorado Chamber of Commerce

Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce

Aurora Chamber of Commerce

Colorado Concern

Downtown Denver Partnership

Five Points Business Improvement District

Black Business Initiative

Colorado LEADS

Denver Excise & Licenses

HONOREES & SPEAKERS INCLUDE 

Honorable Denver Mayor Michael B. Hancock

Honorable Colorado State Senator James Coleman

Honorable DPS School Board Member & State Representative Jennifer Bacon

Honorable Dr. Sharon Bailey, Anthropologist, Educator & Social Equity Expert

Malcolm Evans, President, CO Black Chamber of Commerce

Kelly Brough, President & CEO, Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce

Tami Door, President & CEO, Downtown Denver Partnership

Mike Kopp, President & CEO, Colorado Concern

Jim Reuter, President & CEO, First Bank

Denise Burgess, CEO, Burgess Services

Christian Sederberg, Partner, Vicente Sederberg

Selena Dunham, CEO, Classique LLC

Richard Lewis, CEO, RTL Network

Chuck Smith, CEO, BellRock Brands

Dawn Bookhardt, Attorney, Butler Snow

Paul Washington, Marketing Director, JLL Rocky Mountain Region

Eric Hiraga, Executive Director, Denver Office of Economic Development

Ivan Burwell, CEO, Street Source Marketing

Murphy Robinson, Denver Executive Director of Public Safety

Jice Johnson, Chief Visionary Officer, Black Business Initiative

Kevin Marchman, President, National Organization African Americans in Housing

Pastor Del Phillips, CO Black Leadership Caucus  And more…

PANEL & ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSIONS BUSINESS LEADERSHIP CONVERSATION

Action, Positive Change & Healing:

How the Black Community & Business Community Can Lead The Way

ROUNDTABLE 1 – Gaining Ground Through Racial Equity: Education, Health, Housing, and Criminal Justice

ROUNDTABLE 2 – Recognizing and Breaking Down Barriers: Awareness and Access to Opportunity

ROUNDTABLE 3 – Beyond Lip Service: Next Steps to Address Opportunities in Employment and Entrepreneurship

ROUNDTABLE 4 – Why Social and Racial Equity is an Investment in Colorado

SPONSORS (Still in Formation)

Colorado Chamber of Commerce 

Colorado Black Chamber of Commerce 

Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce 

Colorado Concern 

Downtown Denver Partnership 

Classique LLC 

Denver Urban Spectrum Magazine 

Black Business Initiative 

Colorado Black Leadership Caucus 

National Organization African Americans in Housing 

Join Zoom Meeting (1/14 Only)

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84629892738?pwd=ME5OK2p1aHJIK0wyb0V6VExWSDlVZz09

Meeting ID: 846 2989 2738

Passcode: 028663

For more information contact John Bailey at 720-629-0964 or johnbailey062@gmail.com