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2019 Minority Business Leader Awards:


Help us recognize Greater Washington region's top minority business owners and leaders at the 12th Annual Minority Business Leader Awards program!

Event Information

Join the Washington Business Journal as we recognize the Greater Washington region's top minority business owners and leaders. The Minority Business Leader Awards will honor the entrepreneurial drive, creativity and success of our honorees!

Date: March 28, 2019

Location: MGM National Harbor - ballroom

101 MGM National Ave, National Harbor, MD 20745

Time: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

This event is a cocktail reception with awards dinner and ceremony included.

Tentative Agenda:

6:00 - 7:00: Registration opens, Networking with drinks and hors d'oeuvres
7:00 - 8:30: Awards Presentation & Sit Down Dinner
8:30 - 9:00: Dessert Reception and Networking

Congratulations to this year's Minority Business Leaders Award Honorees!!

Meg Vootukuru, CEO, Syneren Technologies Corp.
Sara Kumiko Abiusi, Managing Director, Accenture Federal Services
Timothy Adams, CEO, Systems Applications & Technologies, Inc.
Ellis Carr, CEO, Capital Impact Partners
Ollen Douglass, Executive Director, Motley Fool Ventures
Tashni-Ann Dubroy, COO, Howard University
Monica Escalante, CFO, Montgomery Hospice
Erika Flora, CEO, Beyond20
Marcia Griffin, President, HomeFree-USA
Sarbari Gupta, President, Electrosoft Services, Inc.
Leslie Hale, CEO, RLJ Lodging Trust
Keith Harrison, Partner, Crowell & Moring LLP
Fred Hill, Owner, The Hill Group
Timothy Johnson, VP, United Way NCA
Viola Llewellyn, President, Ovamba Solutions, Inc.
Ray Martinez, President, EverFi
Perry Moon, Executive Director, Far Southeast Family Strengthening Collaborative
Robert Peck, CEO, Commonwealth Joe
Leticia Proctor, SVP, Donohoe Hospitality Services
Javier Rodriguez, CEO, MAC Aerospace Corp.
Jim Tanner, President, Tandem Sports + Entertainment
Nina Tiaga, CEO, FedBiz IT Solutions
You Mon Tsang, CEO, ChurnZero
Sundar Vaidyanathan, CEO, Karsun Solutions
W. Frank Williams, SVP, Bank of America Merrill Lynch

Rising Stars:
Angel Rich, CEO, The Wealth Factory Inc.
Dr. Charles Thomas Jr., CEO, Clear Cloud
Julie Weber, Partner, Brllnt

For event related questions, please contact Courtney Nakoneczny at
*WBJ Event tickets are non-refundable* They are transferrable.