Gala Highlights

The 20th Year Anniversary Gala for the African American Chamber of Commerce of Greater Cincinnati | Northern Kentucky was held on Saturday, May 20, 2017, at the Sharonville Convention Center in Cincinnati, Ohio.  The nearly 700 guests who help celebrate the Chamber partook in networking opportunities, complimentary photo booth pictures and were treated to dinner, live entertainment and dancing.

As the hallmark event of the year for the Chamber, this sold out evening can be attributed to the anniversary's theme, "Honoring the Past to Secure Our Future", which honored the Chamber's Past Presidents and the 2017 Black Business Hall of Fame Inductees.  In addition, the Chamber was presented proclamations from the City of Cincinnati, Hamilton County and the State of Ohio.  To culminate the evening, the City of Cincinnati presented a proclamation to Mr. James Clingman, the Chamber's founding member and first president.

WE THANK OUR SPONSORS FOR THEIR GENEROSITY AND SUPPORT OF THE 20TH ANNIVERSARY GALA.

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Thank You To Our Sponsors

Hall of Fame Inductees

 
HOWARD BOND
Entrepreneur
STEVEN HIGHTOWER
Hightowers Petroleum
COOKIE & DUANE HUDSON
Hudson Brother's Dry Cleaners
DEVAN JOHNSON
Incredible Creations Salon
DR. CHESTER PRYOR II
MD
DR. JANET REID
BRBS World L.L.C.
 

Past Presidents Honorees

JAMES CLINGMAN
1996 - 2000
JIM CURRY
2000 - 2001
D ASA NICHOLS
2001 - 2005
STEVE LOVE
2005 - 2007
SEAN RUGLESS
2007 - 2016

Entertainment

NATURAL PROGRESSION
CHICO DEBARGE
 
LIGHTS - CAMERA - ACTION PHOTO BOOTH

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African American Chamber of Commerce

2303 Gilbert Avenue

 Cincinnati, Ohio 45206