10 Jun Business Feature: Robert P. Madison International, Inc.

This month our feature is on Robert P. Madison International, Inc. Sandra Madison, Senior Associate Architect of the company, answered our questions. Q: What is Robert P. Madison International, Inc.? A: Robert P. Madison International, Inc. is an Architectural firm that has been in business for over 62...

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The Presidents' Council Annual Meeting 2014-2015

08 Jun Annual Meeting 2014 – 2015 Recap

On Tuesday, May 31st, 2016, many familiar faces of the Cleveland community gathered together to attend The Presidents’ Council 2016 Annual Meeting at The Club at Key; including The Presidents’ Council Business Chamber Members, Board of Trustees, Associates, Funders, Emerging Entrepreneurs, PC Scholars, Corporate and Community Partners,...

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PC Scholars College Fair

07 Jun PC Scholars College Fair 2016 Recap

[slideshow_deploy id='16967']   High school students at all grade levels in the PC Scholars Program gained personal experience talking to college recruiters on June 4th from 9:00am to 12:00pm at Cuyahoga Community College Metro Campus. Twelve colleges and universities from Ohio gathered to educate students on the...

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PC Scholars 2016

06 Jun Congratulations to Our PC Scholars Class of 2016!

Thursday, June 23, 2016 marks our 6th graduating class of PC Scholars.  With this class, 85 students have completed our scholars program and The Presidents' Council will have provided nearly $80,000 in scholarships to our high school seniors as they graduate the program. While our PC...

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03 Jun Q&A: The New Overtime Rule

Here's a quick Q&A for Obama's "Overtime" Rule : When does this new rule take effect? From December 1, 2016. On that day, the new standard salary level ($913 per week or $47,476 per year) and HCE total compensation requirement ($134,004 per year) will take effect. Future...

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Claude Booker

30 May EE Alumnus Claude Booker is one of the RNC caterers

[caption id="attachment_16972" align="alignleft" width="300"] Claude Booker receives the 2015 John H Bustamante Award with Sonali Bustamante Wilson at The Presidents' Council Wine Tasting 2015[/caption] Claude Booker, President/Owner of Simply Southern Sides is one of the twelve official caterers for RNC 2016. Crain's Cleveland Business reports that...

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21 May USBC: School of Chambers & Business Management Recap

  May 17th through 20th Black business chambers, national activists, political commentators, philanthropists, corporate and civic leaders from across the U.S. gathered in Washington DC for the US Black Chambers School of Chamber and Business Management. Our very own Erica C. Penick, Director of Operations, who...

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Trina Kinnebrew

11 May Business Feature: Direct Health Solutions HR

Meet Trina Kinnebrew, owner of Direct Health Solutions HR and one of our current Emerging Entrepreneurs. I sat down with Trina at her office located in Shaker Heights to learn more about her business. Q: What is Direct Health Solutions HR? A: We’re a multi-service business. I...

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