(PR Newswire) February 23rd, 2017. NY. NY – Blacks on Wall Street Inc, awarded 2017 Community Service Award from NMBC, Inc.
Dennis Creary accepts the Charles T. Haffey Community Service Award from the President and CEO of the National Minority Business Council – John F. Robinson.
Dennis Creary, BWS’s Founder, President and CEO, was honored with the prestigious Charles T. Haffey Community Service Award during the 37th Annual National Minority Business Council’s Awards Luncheon and Expo.
The primary mission of the National Minority Business Council, Inc. (NMBC) is to enhance the success and profitability of the small business community by providing high-quality services, including procurement, education and training, advocacy financing, and business development.
In doing so, minority are able to compete more successfully in the American economy and world markets.
To accomplish this mission, NMBC focuses on areas that directly address the needs of its constituency. The organization assists in: developing effective management; marketing and sales skills; securing knowledge of current market and industry trends; acquiring corporate and public sector procurement opportunities; having access to a forum in which to exchange small business ideas and solutions; and being represented by a unified voice that can address the aggregate needs and interests of minority- and women- owned businesses.
NMBC has established a comprehensive offering of programs and services, such as: conferences and seminars on pertinent management and business issues; an online NMBC Vendor Directory listing the goods and services of member businesses; an annual Corporate Purchasing Directory listing corporate purchasing executives; and an annual corporate purchasing exchange.
NMBC also publishes a monthly NMBC Business Report and a bimonthly Global Business Report. Both reports can be found on our websites: www.nmbc.org
Blacks on Wall Street, Inc. (BWS) is a non-profit organization whose mission is to close the professional opportunity gap by providing underrepresented youth the resources to achieve promising careers.
BWS seeks to position existing professional leaders alongside emerging leaders to engage, empower, mentor, recognize and reward diverse youth towards advancement opportunities.
It was founded in 2014 to assist in the support—financially and otherwise—of organizations that promote the social welfare and health of the African American community of New York City and to advocate for the equitable distribution of the philanthropic dollars generated annually in New York City.
The Event was hosted at BNY Mellon’s, 101 Barclay Street office in New York City. BNY Mellon is a global investments company dedicated to helping its clients manage and service their financial assets throughout the investment lifecycle.
Whether providing financial services for institutions, corporations or individual investors, BNY Mellon delivers informed investment management and investment services in 35 countries and more than 100 markets. As of March 31, 2017, BNY Mellon had $30.6 trillion in assets under custody and/or administration, and $1.7 trillion in assets under management.
BNY Mellon can act as a single point of contact for clients looking to create, trade, hold, manage, service, distribute or restructure investments.
BNY Mellon is the corporate brand of The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation (NYSE: BK). Additional information is available on www.bnymellon.com.
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