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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11 May Select Emerging Entrepreneurs Classes Now Open to Chamber Members

The Programming Committee has decided to open select Emerging Entrepreneur classes for chamber members, giving more value to current emerging entrepreneurs and chamber memberships. This will also allow interested chamber members to better gauge whether the Emerging Entrepreneur Program is a good fit for them...

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25 Apr Chamber Forms Ambassador Group

The PCBC Ambassadors Group is comprised of a group of volunteers from current PCBC membership who assist in giving visibility to The Presidents' Council in the business community and help PCBC achieve its goals to increase membership and spread the word about our programs and...

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30 Mar Budish Administration Meets with The Presidents’ Council

On March 29th at The Manor of Euclid, Cuyahoga County Executive Armond Budish, Chief Economic Development Officer Ted Carter and Chief Innovation Officer Daro Mott met with The Presidents’ Council’s LLC members, Business Chamber Leadership Circle members and PC Nights event sponsors Fifth Third Bank...

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