The Presidents’ Council is pleased to announce the launch of The Presidents’ Council Business Chamber (PCBC).

PCBC Inaugural Launch

Become a PCBC Inaugural Member!

One of  A Kind Print to First 100 Members

The PCBC has commissioned local artist Darius Steward to create one-of-a-kind prints  that will be gifted to the first 100 members of this Inaugural Membership Campaign

See His Work

READ THE SIGNS / Gouache on Yupo
Darius Steward

Read the Signs / Gouache on Yupo
Darius Steward

The Presidents’ Council Business Chamber core mission is to establish a viable membership organization that supports African American businesses and advances African American entrepreneurship while also making investments and advocating politically.
To provide leadership, innovate ideas, and resources to advance African American owned and operated businesses thus contributing to the overall growth and economic development in Northeast Ohio.
This new organization will support and strengthen its members by providing valuable member benefits and services, facilitating member to member business transactions, developing strategic mainstream partnerships, and supporting nonprofit  activities. Emphasis will be placed on driving membership growth and deepening its penetration and presence in the African American business community.
Become a Member

The Benefits of Membership

Through its mission & values, the Presidents’ Council Business Chamber builds strong business leaders by focusing on their members in six key ways:


Sharing magnified voices on public policy issues that impact African American businesses.

Service Network Navigation

Connecting with organizations that can assist with bonding, certifications, raising capital, office and administrative assistance, concierge services, employee background checks, international trade, legal and banking services, sales and marketing, to name a few

Direct Business Connections

Gaining easy access to members and supporters to provide business-to-business services and growth opportunities

Group Purchasing Discounts

Taking advantage of group benefits through the US Black Chamber of Commerce. Reductions in insurance, travel, worker’s compensation, IT and telecommunications and energy/utilities rates, business brokerage, media and promotions are offered.

Member-to-Member Relationships

Gathering with fellow members to learn best practices at annual and quarterly events and through one-on-one interactions.

National Membership Affiliation

Benefiting from regional and national associations in other business chambers and clubs with one paid PCBC membership.

Brian Hall & Cheryl Perez talk PCBC Membership